Sarah M. Steele

Dean of the Library
Wiggins Memorial Library
University Libraries
Office Location:
Wiggins Memorial Library
Room 232
Mailing Address:
PO Box 98
Buies Creek, NC 27506


Sarah Steele was named Dean of the Library in July 2021. Sarah joined Campbell in 2008 as the Curriculum Materials/Media Librarian. In 2011, she became Head of Research and Instructional Services where she continued to serve as an instructional librarian and advocate for student success. It was in that role that she helped launch the Wiggins Memorial Library Academic Symposium. In 2014, she was awarded the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Sarah earned a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Master of Library Science (School Library) from East Carolina University, and a Master of Library Science (Academic Library) at North Carolina Central University. Most recently, in 2020, she earned a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry from Campbell University. With that degree, she has served as a guest design editor for WMU’s Girls in Action missions curriculum.

Sarah enjoys community gardening, reading (of course), walking, and service in her local church.