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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Libraries News: Emory University’s Rose Library wins archival grant to foster AIDS education Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) November 20 – Event: Barack Obama, Black Lives Matter, and the Politics of Belonging, 12:00-1:30 pm, Jones Room, Woodruff Library November 23-24 – Thanksgiving Break December 14 – […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS News: Open source ATLMaps provides new perspectives on urban history ECDS News: Emory special pathogen experts partner with digital scholars to develop immersive training videos WABE News: Elections bring change, runoffs to Atlanta city council Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) November 13 – Event: Visual Scholarship Initiative/MAP […]

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LITS annual chili cook-off pleases another large crowd

It was perfect fall weather at the 1762 Building as LITS Business and Administration held another successful Chili and Dessert Cook-Off event. Coordinated each year by Linda Richardson, Michelle Crawford, and Kim Comstock, with loads of help from the 1762 staff, this traditional event, in its 16th year, never disappoints. With over 200 LITS employees in […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Libraries: Irish ambassador to speak on Yeats Nov. 6 NY Times: Obama Letters from 1980s Are Obtained by Emory University Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) November 5 – Daylight Savings Time Ends November 6 – Lecture: Dan Mulhall (Irish Ambassador to the United States) public lecture […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Report: ‘Like reading a novel of a young philosopher’: Emory reacts to Obama’s letters Emory Report: Emory obtains archives of playwright Douglas Turner Ward Emory Report: Award of Distinction honors Emory University employees (LITS’ Derek Spransy among honorees) Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) November 1 – […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Report: Emory acquires early letters by Barack Obama Emory Report: Emory’s Rose Library awarded archival grant to foster collaborative AIDS education ECDS news: Southern Spaces: A digital perspective Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) October 20-22 – HOMECOMING: Campus-wide celebrations. October 24 – Event: Douglas Turner Ward: […]

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Librarians Assembly holds fall professional development forum

The Librarians Assembly held its Fall 2017 Professional Development Forum on September 25 in the Jones Room. Scheduled twice a year in the spring and fall, the Professional Development Forum is an opportunity for librarians and LITS staff to present on topics related to their professional development in a short, lightning-round format. Forum presentation topics […]

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