Tag Archives: Music and Media Library

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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Jessica Perlove, Coordinator of the Marian K. Heilbrun Music and Media Library, Emory Libraries

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Jessica Perlove was recently promoted to the position of coordinator of the Music and Media Library. She previously held the position of privileges and accounts specialist in Emory Libraries, spending the past 11 years in that role. Jessica also was a documentation database specialist at Emory, and worked at Emory’s Druid Hills Bookstore, starting in 2000. […]

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Steffen curates a celebration of amazing color in film

Film and Media Studies librarian and film historian James Steffen is curating a series of free film screenings, beginning this week, that delve into the world of color in film. The Emory Cinematheque Film Series presents weekly 35mm film series on Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. in White Hall 208. “Besides showcasing some of the most […]

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James Steffen receives positive review for work on the Colour of Pomegranates

James Steffen, Film Studies & Media Librarian, participated in the research to restore the 1969 film Colour of Pomegranates by Sergei Parajanov.  The restored film was recently reviewed by Sight and Sound, a leading film magazine.  In the review, the work which James contributed is recognized: According to Home Cinema‘s Michael Brooke, “The film’s many internal mysteries, […]

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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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Anne Marie McLean, Library Coordinator, Music and Media Library

Anne Marie McLean is the new music and media library coordinator. As a graduate student at Emory, she earned her master’s degree in theological studies in 2016. She also started working in Emory Libraries as a graduate student supervisor at Woodruff and then was hired as the interlibrary loan and document delivery specialist at Pitts Theology Library […]

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Peter Shirts, Music Librarian, Music & Media Library

Peter Shirts has joined the Woodruff Library as the newest music librarian. Prior to coming to Atlanta, he was the music and audiovisual librarian for over two years at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Peter also spent time as the Junior Fellow Intern in the Music Division of the Library of Congress. A native of Utah, […]

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