Julie Thomas Profile

Librarian Julie Thomas

Technical Services Librarian

Associate Professor of Law Librarianship


Areas of Responsibility

Cataloging, Government Documents, Acting Assistant Director of the Law Library


JD – Drake University, with honors
MA – University of Iowa
BA – Iowa State University, with distinction

Professional Experience

Technical Services Librarian, Drake Law Library since 1991
Bibliographic Database Librarian, Clemson University
Serials Cataloger, Kansas State University

Selected Publications

  • Use Study of OCLC Cataloging in an Academic Law Library, 89 Law Library Journal 31.
  • Caroline M.S. Kirkland, Henry Clay Caldwell, and John Finis Philips in American National Biography (Oxford University Press).

Significant Accomplishments

  • Member of the American Association of Law Libraries
  • Member of the Mid-America Association of Law Libraries
  • Member of the American Bar Association
  • Member of the Iowa Bar Association
Law School Events
March 22, 2018
08:00 AM - 11:30 AM
March 22, 2018
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
March 23, 2018
08:00 AM - 03:30 PM
Law School News
March 12, 2018
Drake Law School is pleased to announce alumni award winners. Karen Shaff, LW’79, was named the 2018 Alumna of the Year; Kristina Stanger, LW’05, was named the 2018 Recent Alumna of the Year; and Robert Oberbillig, LA'56, LW'58, received the Distinguished Public Service Award.