Sarah-Lynda Johnson

Sarah-Lynda Johnson

Associate Director of Collections and Access

Boley Law Library 154

Sarah began working at Boley Law Library in 2019 as Assistant Director of Collections and Content. Prior to joining the Boley Law Library, Sarah served on the faculty as Associate Professor of Library Science at Concordia University, where she taught courses in information literacy, provided reference and research instruction to undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students, and was liaison and collection development librarian for the College of Arts and Sciences, Fine and Performing Arts department.  Sarah has held professional positions at the Portland Art Museum, Clackamas Community College, Mt. Hood Community College, and the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, and has served on Orbis Cascade Alliance working groups and Oregon’s online reference service, Answerland.  At the Boley Law Library, Sarah oversees law library collections, digital content, and access services, and serves on the ILS Discovery Team.

Academic Credentials

  • B.F.A., Marylhurst University, Photography
  • M.L.S., Emporia State University, Archives Studies


Published Works


The Watercolour World. College & Research
Libraries News, 81
(3). 155. doi:10.5860/crln.81.3.155 (2020)

Atlas Photography Gallery. College & Research
Libraries News, 79
(1). 47. doi:10.5860/crln.79.1.47 (2018)

With K. M. Reynolds, Review of CQ Congress Collection.
CC Advisor. doi:10.5260/cca.199416 (2017)

Introduction to Library Services. Rezzly (3DGameLab) course. (2016)

With J. Meetz, and K. Read, On the Road: Library Student Worker Training. Rezzly (3DGameLab) course. (2016)


With K. Olson-Charles, (Sub)divide and Conquer: The Reorganization of a Children’s Library. Poster session presented at Oregon Library Association Conference. (2018)

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), Member

WestPac, Member

Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN), Member

Location: Boley Law Library