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Neda Zeraatkar, Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian, Emory Libraries

Neda Zeraatkar (pronounced NEH-deh zeh-rah-AHT-car) is the new Middle East & Islamic studies librarian in the Woodruff Library. She comes to Emory after spending the past seven years as a librarian for the Regional Information Center for Science and Technology in Iran. Born and raised in Shiraz, Iran, Neda earned her bachelor’s degree in library and information science from […]

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International Area Studies Team discusses the globalization of Emory Libraries

When buying a book, the best practice is often to actually look at the book first…even if it means going half way around the world. Last week, Emory Libraries’ International Area Studies Team presented at the InfoForum. Over the past year, members of this team travelled to Argentina, China, India, Japan, Mexico, and Spain on […]

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Rosalyn Metz selected to attend a senior library cohort at UCLA

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Rosalyn Metz, Emory’s director of library technologies and digital strategies, was recently selected to join a group of 17 top academic library directors to be Library Senior Fellows at UCLA for fall 2018. This international cohort  of leaders will travel to UCLA in August for a three-week residential program featuring lectures, guest speakers, case studies, […]

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Mari Evans panel celebrates the life of the famous writer

What is the best way to honor a legendary writer nearly a year after she has passed away? How about a forum with her closest friends and colleagues? Emory Libraries recently hosted a poetry reading and panel discussion honoring Mari Evans, who was a poet, writer, dramatist, and a key figure in the Black Arts […]

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InfoForums to get a facelift based on user feedback

InfoForum logo

The Campus and Community Relations (CCR) department recently conducted a user survey regarding the InfoForums, Emory Libraries’ employee information seminar. As a result of the outstanding feedback we received, the InfoForums are being re-introduced this month with a new look and feel. Re-envisioned as a part of an overarching LITS-wide communication plan, the InfoForums will […]

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Christina Tatum, Stacks Quality Control Supervisor, Emory Libraries

Christina Tatum is the new quality control supervisor in stacks in the Woodruff Library. Before coming to Emory, she worked for five years as a circulation assistant at Savannah State University. She also was an intern for the Secretary of State of Illinois in Chicago. Currently enrolled at Valdosta State University to earn her master […]

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18th Annual Twelfth Night a reveler’s dream

Twelfth Night, the annual development event supporting the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives & Rare Book Library, was held recently and saw its largest turnout in almost a decade. The reception and poetry reading were attended by leaders and donors from across the Emory Libraries community. Over 140 people attended this year’s event. Twelfth Night is […]

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