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March sustainability moment

March is coming in like a lion and will hopefully go out like a lamb – going greener the whole way! Zero Waste Initiative Emory has set these laudably ambitious sustainability goals:  all events must be zero waste by 2020 (yes, next year), and by 2025 – compost, recycle or reuse at least 95% of […]

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LEAF celebrating March 14 with a little pi…get it?

The Library Employee Advocacy Forum (LEAF) looks forward to seeing you at our March Coffee and Pi(e) Day Celebration on Thursday, March 14, at 10:30 am in the Woodruff Library Jones Room. For this king of made-up mathematical holidays (second only to Mole Day on October 23), we will have pies from Southern Sweets Bakery […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Southern Spaces provides educational resources ECDS news: ECDS announces program to support digital dissertations ECDS news: Debunking Holocaust Denial translated into Spanish and French Emory Libraries news: Dance class uses Rose Library archives to inspire choreography projects Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) March 13 – Event: InfoForum, 2:00 […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Cyclorama tour app and companion essay Emory Libraries news: “Framing Shadows” exhibition examines lives of African American nannies HR news: Move More Challenge Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) March 1 – Exhibit: “Building Emory’s African American Collections” (Reopens), All Day, Schatten Gallery, Woodruff Library March 6 – Event: “Create Your […]

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DEI Committee gives conference recommendations

Looking for diversity, equity, and inclusion related sessions and conferences? Here are some DEI Committee recommendations on what to attend this year: IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & Archives  August 6–7, 2019, Cincinnati OH From the conference website: “IDEAL, formerly the National Diversity in Libraries Conference, aims to foster awareness […]

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Green Notes for February 2019

February is Water Awareness Month. There are a number of exciting opportunities to learn more about by touring the Recycling Center and Water Hub, tasting at the Symposium, enjoying the Farmer’s Market, and getting ready for spring by placing your order with Oxford Farms for weekly produce. Monday, February 18 (12:00-1:00 pm) AND Friday, March […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Paywall: The Business of Scholarship Emory Libraries news: Guidestar: New database for Non-Profit Research Emory Report news: A Lifelong Interest Builds a Lasting Legacy Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) February 18 – Exhibit: “Framing Shadows: Portraits of African American Nannies from Emory’s Langmuir Photography Collection” (Opening), […]

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