Category Archives: Projects and Processes

Course Reserves adds FLIP lending library

This summer, Emory’s First-Generation Low Income Partnership (“FLIP”) and the Course Reserves team collaborated on bringing the FLIP lending library to Woodruff Library. This collection was started with the goal of helping first generation and low-income students acquire books for their courses. It is comprised solely of student donations, and available books range across multiple […]

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New for Fall 2017 – an improved ETD site

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Emory Libraries launched a completely redeveloped Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) site on August 24, 2017. The previous ETD site was a successful mainstay of the libraries’ core systems but required a facelift to keep up with the most current technology needs of students, faculty and staff. Things to know: The new site provides easy-to-use […]

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Virtual reality research study underway in ECDS

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I am Arya Basu and I am the Visual Information Specialist working at ECDS. Having been an avid PC gamer for years, I realized that what got me into gaming was the responsiveness of the gaming platforms to the actions of players. While pondering my PhD topic, I began to wonder if by moving my […]

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Have you heard of Office 365 groups?

Office 365 groups let you choose a set of people that you wish to collaborate with and easily set up a collection of resources for those people to share. You don’t have to worry about manually assigning permissions to all those resources because adding members to the group automatically gives them the permissions they need […]

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Wireless improvements across network services

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It has been a busy year for LITS Network Engineering. With all of the wireless improvements across Network Services, there are clearly a lot of good things going on. The following is a list of some of the work that has kept the team busy. Monitor Everything phase 2 – All wireless access points (APs) and […]

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Class for new ServiceNow users

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A “New to ServiceNow” class is scheduled for Tuesday, August 15, 2017. The class provides a wonderful opportunity for users who provide support via the ServiceNow Tool, ITIL best practices and terminology, and Incident Process roles and responsibilities. If you are interested in attending, please send an email to itsmo [at] emory [dot] edu. ServiceNow Training Details Location: NDB 202 High Falls. Hours: The room will be open at […]

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Messaging Team offers Skype for Business Clinics

Today’s Messaging Team golden nugget features the question, what good is a tool if you don’t know how to use it? We are now introducing Skype for Business Clinics, where the Messaging Team prescribes various best practices on using key features in Skype for Business (Mac and Windows) including: Screen sharing Making a phone call Sending an […]

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