Category Archives: News and Events

Jenn Young wins Libraries Innovation Grant

The Libraries Grants Support Committee announced recently that Jenn Young was the recipient of the most recent round of Libraries Innovation Grants. The proposal, “A Wikipedian-in-Residence: Empowering Emory to Engage with the World’s Most Popular Reference Work,” represents the work of the Emory Libraries Wikipedia Group, which includes staff from Woodruff Library, the Oxford College […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Report news: Rose Library acquires two Irish collections Emory Libraries news: Love Data Week 2018 Emory Libraries news: Emory Libraries and ECDS are offering five graduate fellowships for 2018 Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) February 12 – Event: Feast of Words, 4:00-6:00 pm, Jones Room, Woodruff Library […]

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Beats exhibit wins GAMG award

Photo of award recipients.

Emory Libraries and Information Technology received the award for Exhibition of the Year in the $1,000 to $1,000,000 category at the recent annual conference of the Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries. LITS’ Leslie Wingate, CCR director, and Kathy Dixson, exhibitions manager, accepted the award. In presenting the award for “The Dream Machine, The Beat […]

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Beats at Oxford

The CCR Exhibition Team recently installed a version of the Beats exhibition at Oxford. The team worked with Elliot Kuecker, Ellen Neufeld, and Kitty McNeil to mount a compelling exhibit in the Oxford College Library. “We are excited about the opportunity to bring the world of the Beats to our patrons,” said Elliot. “It’s always […]

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Introducing Healthy Emory Connect

January 2018 saw the launch of Healthy Emory Connect, a wellness application designed to serve as an online hub for all of your health and wellness needs, whether you’re looking to earn your 2018 health plan incentives, track your personal health and fitness goals, or connect with colleagues for a little friendly competition! Things to […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Libraries news: Get your Atlanta Fulton Public Library Card February 7 Emory Libraries news: US Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith to give free reading at Emory on Feb. 17 Emory Libraries news: Emory to celebrate Black Arts Movement writer Mari Evans with Panel and Poetry readings ECDS news: Archival annotations made […]

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The weather outside was frightful, but the LITS Holiday Party was delightful

The LITS Holiday Party was held on December 20 and the rain and cold temperatures did not keep the revelers away. Over 300 people attended the event, held in the Math and Science Atrium. Festivities included a DJ, trivia, and a prize raffle. This year also featured an excellent array of food, planned expertly by […]

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