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Final LITS performance management virtual training is next week

This is a friendly reminder that the final 2020 LITS Performance Management virtual training will take place at 11:00 am on May 27. 2020 LITS Performance Management Virtual Training: May 27, 11:00 – noon, https://emory.zoom.us/j/97287223849 The training content will focus on three things in particular: New Senior Leadership Competencies (just introduced this year) How to […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: 11Alive News: Man who volunteered for anthrax vaccine after 9/11 volunteers again for Emory COVID-19 vaccine study, about Norman Hulme. You can also see him featured on ABC’s World News Tonight here. ECDS news: ECDS launches redesign of Atlanta Studies Website, by Amy Li Emory Report news: Drive-through COVID-19 testing takes ‘huge […]

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WHSC Library creates COVID-19 libguide

The informationists of the WHSC Library have created a COVID-19 LibGuide. The guide supports the clinical practices and research needs of the healthcare professionals of Emory University and Emory Healthcare. ¬†Resources and literature for inclusion were selected by the informationists based on their expertise in the health sciences fields. “During this extraordinary time, we view […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Punk Zines, Social Media, and Digital Humanities, Oh My!: Reflections on the 2019-2020 Woodruff/ECDS Fellowship, by Amy Li Emory Libraries news: Monitoring library collections remotely, by Kirsten Wehner Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) May 15 – Virtual Staff Fest, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: AJC news: The fight for a cure: Universities across Georgia research ways to prevent, treat COVID-19, features Norman Hulme ECDS news: Space in the time of COVID-19: Reflections on the Apollo 15 hub and the growing relevance of digital scholarship, by Amy Li ECDS news: Sounding Spirit Initiative launches digital library, by […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Report news: Emory mourns sudden passing of Rose Library curator Pellom McDaniels Emory Report news: Emory Police: On call during uncertain times, discusses Zoom WHSCL news: Read a good book: Compassionate Perspectives digital collection Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) April 24 – Emory Together: virtual […]

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First virtual IT Briefing breaks attendance record

A record crowd tuned in to the first-ever virtual IT Briefing this week. The longtime Emory IT project update meeting had 177 attendees, shattering the old mark of 115 set when CIO Rich Mendola addressed the Briefing in 2013. The IT Briefing returned after taking a month hiatus while LITS transitioned into a mobile workforce […]

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