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Gary Hauk teaches LITS about Woodruff and his Three Wise Men

During this week’s InfoForum, Emory historian Gary Hauk treated LITS to a fascinating deep dive into the origin of the naming of the Woodruff Library’s central conference space, the Jones Room. His lecture, entitled “Mr. Woodruff and the Three Wise Men,” reintroduced the audience to a group of leaders whose history has been mostly forgotten […]

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Chaun Campos, Library Specialist, Oxford Library

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Chaun Campos (pronounced “SHAWN”) is the new evening library specialist at the Oxford Library. Before coming to Emory, Chaun was at the August/Richmond County Public Library, where she spent a year as a student assistant. A native of Atlanta, GA, Chaun attended Banneker HS in College Park. She earned her bachelor’s degree in anthropology from […]

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Stephanie Darden, Senior Library Specialist, Oxford Library

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Stephanie Darden is the new senior library specialist in the Oxford Library. She came to Oxford after spending two years as a library para-professional at Life University in Marietta, GA. She also worked as a library assistant for a half-year for a library in Zebulon, GA. Stephanie also taught English in South Korea for five […]

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Librarians’ Assembly hosts the 2018 Fall Professional Development Day

The Librarians Assembly held its Fall 2018 Professional Development Day last week in the Jones Room. Scheduled twice a year in the spring and fall, the Professional Development Day 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 include […]

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Jennifer Gunter King, Director, Rose Library

Emory’s Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library has named Jennifer Gunter King as its new director. She started on Oct. 15. “Jennifer brings a wealth of experience and an expansive view of libraries, not only from a special collections aspect but from a broader organizational understanding,” says University Librarian Yolanda Cooper. “She will […]

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Saira Raza selected for Art on the Beltline

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This year, I was selected as one of 50 artists to participate in Art on the Atlanta Beltline. The Exquisite Corpse: Explorations in Avant Garde Cello, Light, and Movement is a concept I’ve been working on for over a year, and I’m very excited to have the chance to share it this Saturday, September 15. […]

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David Smith, Access Services Librarian, Emory Libraries

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David Smith is the new access services librarian for the Woodruff Library service desk. Before Emory, David spent 10+ years at the Gwinnett County Public Library, first as public services librarian and then as branch manager. He began his library career at the University of Georgia main library, where he started life as a student […]

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