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50th Anniversary Celebration of the Woodruff Library draws large audience

The Woodruff Library celebrated its 50th anniversary on Wednesday this week with balloons, cupcakes, King of Pops, historical exhibits, guest alumni, and a replica of the original 1969 construction made out of cake. Hosted by Campus and Community relations, the event was held on Level 2 of the library and was attended by staff, students, […]

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Spring 2019 Undergraduate Research Symposium to be held in Woodruff Library on April 24

The Spring 2019 Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held in Woodruff Library next Wednesday, April 24, from 2 pm – 5:30 pm. A total of 105 poster presentations, scheduled in 3 sessions starting at 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm, will take place on Level 1, in the Learning Commons space across from the […]

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Lisa Hamlett, Applications Support Analyst II, Core Systems

Lisa Hamlett was recently promoted into the Core Systems Team under Library Technology and Digital Strategies after spending seven years as the supervisor for data and quality management on the Stacks Team in Woodruff Library. In that role, she coordinated physical item transfers between the General Libraries on-site and off-site collections, managed quality control processes for the Stacks Team, and did analytics for multiple departments within […]

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Emory Libraries’ new age of digital signage begins ones box at a time

Last week heralded the delivery of a special wooden box in the Woodruff Library loading dock. With great excitement, Derek Butler, Marc Harrison, Norman Hulme, and Edgar Perez unboxed the Information Kiosk, the first physical piece of equipment in Emory Libraries’ digital signage project. The Information Kiosk, standing almost eight feet high, was delivered by Boyd […]

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Lyndon Batiste, Library Service Desk Coordinator, Woodruff Library

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Lyndon Batiste is the new Library Service Desk Coordinator. He spent the last seven years as an assistant branch manager in  the Clayton County Public Library System. A native of Milwaukee, WI, Lyndon came to Atlanta 28 years ago when his father’s job brought the family here. He has earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in religious studies […]

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Code4Lib Southeast Conference hosted by Emory Libraries

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The Robert W. Woodruff Library played host to the Code4Lib Southeast conference on April 21st. The conference, which is a regional subset of the national Code4Lib group, was the first of its kind in the Southeast. Representatives from libraries across the Southeast ranging from Florida State University, up to North Carolina State University, and across […]

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Woodruff Level 1 renovation update

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Level 1 in Woodruff Library will be undergoing renovations this summer, starting on May 9, to be complete by the start of the fall 2017 semester.  Areas scheduled for renovation work on Level 1 include Learning Commons, the microform reader area, and the microform and government document collections. Moving and Renovation Work The first phase of […]

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