Monthly Archives: February 2019

CIMP project update

[Ed. note: This article is the first part of a three-part series this week from the LITS Cloud Advisory Group (CAG). The introductory article about the CIMP project can be found here.] For the past several weeks, the project team has been working hard on a pilot program to gain migration and Amazon Web Service […]

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Cloud training is important to IT career growth at Emory

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[Ed. note: Cloud Advisory Group (CAG) update #2.] As cloud services become more prevalent at Emory, many LITS employees may be thinking about how to prepare themselves for this critical shift. AWS has many resources that address various cloud topics and their associated certification exams allow for foundational to professional level. There are even specialty courses for […]

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DevOps workshop was well-attended by LITS IT members

[Ed. note: Cloud Advisory Group (CAG) update #3.] The term “DevOps” has been around for at least ten years and has been defined in many ways. The most common definitions describe DevOps as the practice of development and operations engineers working closely together to provide high-quality, rapid IT service delivery. While this may seem like […]

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Meredith Doster, Managing Editor, ECDS

Meredith Doster has returned to ECDS (in a remote fashion) as the managing editor of Sounding Spirit: Scholarly Editions from the Southern Sacred Music Diaspora. Meredith originally honed her digital humanities skills in ECDS while attending school. In more recent history, Meredith worked at Mars Hill University as dean of adult and graduate studies and at iDesign […]

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Philippe Mongeau, Rare Book Cataloging Specialist, Rose Library

Philippe Mongeau (pronounced fuh-LEE-pay MOHN-jhoe) is the new rare book cataloging specialist for African American materials in the Rose Library. Before coming to Emory, he worked as a Toronto Academic Library intern at the University of Toronto’s Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library. Born in the US but raised in Montreal, Canada, Philippe holds a Diplôme d’Études […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Conversations in Digital Accessibilities 2019 Emory Libraries news: Writing Science: recommended books and ebooks Emory Libraries news: Library funds data deposits Emory Report news: Former inaugural poet Richard Blanco to give free reading at Emory Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) February 6 – Event: “The Deer and […]

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