Author Archives: Wade Moricle

Melissa Hackman, Librarian for Sociology and Development Studies, Scholarly Communications

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Melissa Hackman, recently started as the new librarian for sociology and development studies in Emory Library’s scholarly communication. In this capacity, she will provide the full range of subject specific library services to Sociology and Development Studies including collection management, consultations, instruction, assessment, and reference. Melissa has taught at the University of California, Santa Cruz, […]

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Devanshu Matlawala, Software Engineer, Library Technology and Digital Strategies

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Devanshu Matlawala (pronounced deh-VAN-shoe MAT-lah-wah-lah) recently joined the Library Technology and Digital Strategies team as a software engineer. He previously worked for about a year at the University of Alabama as a web architect and instructional developer. Born and raised in Mumbai, India, Devanshu has a bachelor’s degree of computer engineering from Mumbai University and a […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Sounding Spirit receives $260,000 grant for digital critical editions from the National Endowment for the Humanities Emory Libraries news: Environmental monitoring at the Emory Libraries Emory Report news: Decatur Book Festival announces Emory University as presenting sponsor Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) August 14 – LEAF […]

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After 49 years, Betty Berry has left an indelible mark on Emory Libraries

When Betty Berry came to work at Emory, Nixon was in the White House, Neil Armstrong was landing on the moon, gas was 35-cents a gallon, and the Robert W. Woodruff Library was opening its doors. Betty’s career has literally spanned the life of the Woodruff Library, where she has worked for five decades. Born […]

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InfoForum schedule announced for Fall

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Campus and Community Relations (CCR) is announcing its Fall 2018 InfoForum schedule. The InfoForum is an opportunity for employees to share new projects or initiatives, learn more about what’s going on in other areas of Emory Libraries and information technology, and collaborate and connect with their colleagues. In an effort to bring broadly diverse content to the meeting, the team […]

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Emma Wang, Informatics Analyst III, Data Management & Solutions

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Emma Wang is the newest informatics analyst III on the IT Data Management & Solutions team. Prior to coming to Emory, she spent five years as a data warehouse developer at CareerBuilder. She also used to work as a senior financial analyst  in the Controller’s Office at the University of Tennessee. Born and raised in the […]

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Pet of the week: Mina

Gretchen Warner (graphics designer, CCR) adopted Mina in January 2018, after coming across her profile on PetFinder, wearing a red sweater in her photo. The profile read, “proud mother of 4 beautiful babies” and that she was “dropped off at the shelter in a laundry basket” with her babies. She had a calcium deficiency and […]

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