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Fifty years later, Bev Turner is still going strong

Beverly Turner (affectionately known as “Bev”) has eclipsed her 50th year of service to Emory University this week, and we are thrilled to honor her. After graduating from high school, Bev attended the Atlanta Business School for a year. Her very first job was with Lockheed Martin in Marietta, but the commute without a car […]

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Katherine Fisher, Head of Digital Archives, Stuart A. Rose Library

Katherine Fisher is the new head of digital archives in the Rose Library, where she will help acquire, preserve, and provide access to digital content and provide leadership and strategic direction around the management and planning of the digital collections. She comes to Emory after spending three years at Georgia State University as a digital […]

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Library Day offers compelling virtual overview of library services

[Ed. Note: Aliye Korucu (Political Science | Arabic | C21) is an Emory student. In addition to her role on ELSA, she is a College Council Senior Representative.] This week, we were thrilled to present Library Day as a virtual event. Organized by the Emory Libraries Student Ambassadors (ELSA), the event was a celebration of […]

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Crisis and Creativity event celebrates Emory Libraries efforts during the pandemic

Emory Libraries recently held a virtual event for library friends and donors called, “Crisis and Creativity: Stories of Ingenuity from the Emory Libraries.”  The purpose of the event was to share stories of innovation and resilience from Emory Libraries’ staff responses to the pandemic, the remote work and learning environment, and the racial injustices we […]

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Anicka Austin, Visiting Archivist, Collection Services, Rose Library

Anicka Austin (pronounced uh-NEE-kah) is a new visiting archivist for the Geoffrey Holder and Carmen de Lavallade papers in Collection Services in the Rose Library. Before coming to Emory, she worked part-time as a graduate research assistant in Wilson Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She has also worked as […]

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Tierra Thomas, Visiting Archivist, Collection Services, Rose Library

Tierra Thomas is the new visiting archivist for the Southern Jewish Collection in the Rose Library. Prior to this position, Tierra spent two years as a graduate research assistant at the Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She also spent two years as a student assistant at […]

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Celebrating summer with the libraries

We in the Emory Libraries have been working hard behind the scenes to make sure you have access to the academic books you need for your research, teaching, and learning. Now that summer has officially arrived, we want to ensure you have some treats to relax. To relax we are reading, listening or watching a […]

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