Monthly Archives: January 2015

Steffen book wins prestigious literary honor

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A book written by James Steffen, Film and Media Studies Librarian, has been selected as a Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2014 by Choice, a publication that offers reviews for academic libraries, in the January 15 issue. The book is titled The Cinema of Sergei Parajanov and details the struggles Parajanov had in making films under the oppressive Soviet government. […]

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Room 213 in the Woodruff Library Learning Commons: A New Space and Its First Users

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As a result of collaboration among Student Digital Life, Classroom Technology Services, Library Facilities, and Campus Services Interior Design teams, a former conference room located on the second floor of Woodruff Library has been converted into a space that provides highly sought-after services for Emory students. The mismatched, outdated furniture and underused SMART board in […]

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Wayne Johnson, Desktop Consultant II, Desktop Support

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As the newest member of the Desktop Support Team, Wayne Johnson is supporting the Winship Cancer Institute. He comes to Emory after working for seven years at Broadcom in Duluth, GA, also as a desktop consultant. In addition, Wayne spent seven years performing the same role for Fulton County Human Services. Wayne was born in […]

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Anandi Salinas, Instruction Content Developer, ECDS

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Anandi Salinas comes to LITS as an instruction content developer for the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS). Among the work she will be doing is assisting with the production of online summer courses for undergraduates as well as working on digital publishing initiatives out of ECDS. Born in San Antonio, TX, Anandi will have […]

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Kristian Serrano, Lead Web Developer, Library Core Systems

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Kristian Serrano has transitioned to the Library Core Systems team to be their Lead Web Developer in an effort to bring consistency and strategy for content and design among LITS Libraries’ web entities, while also addressing design and development needs for both the web sites and various system applications supported by the team. A significant […]

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LITS Branding: Email Signatures

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In order to properly represent our division to our various clients and patrons, we have been refreshing our branding over the past 18 months to reflect our “Library & Information Technology Services” (LITS) identity. Branding or graphic identity can take many forms, ranging from exterior building signage, uniforms, vehicle signage, business cards, departmental letterhead, brochures, […]

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LITS year in pictures

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The New Year is often a time for reflection and one way we like to reminisce is to look back at some of our favorite photos of the calendar year. The photo montage below follows 2014 chronologically. As you will see, many of our photos are individual head shots featuring new hires in LITS as […]

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