Tag Archives: Woodruff Library

Class stages dance mob by Woodruff Library

Photo of a modern dance performance

If you happened to be walking by the Woodruff Library or Cox Hall on April 22, you might have caught a glimpse of art…in motion. Emory’s Contemporary Modern Dance III class staged a “dance mob” for passersby in which the class literally danced its way from the Goizueta Business School to the Quad. The dancers […]

Posted in Staff Bytes | Also tagged | Leave a comment

Library goes to the dogs…again

Photo of students interacting with a dog

For the third year in a row, the Woodruff Library hosted a therapy dog session to help students de-stress during finals. Coordinated by the Outreach & Education team, the dogs were provided by Canine Assistants, a therapy dog training group out of Milton, GA. Students and staff were able to play and pet the dogs for […]

Posted in News and Events | Also tagged | Leave a comment

Special Collections Request System goes live

Screensht of new Special Collections Request System

On Thursday, October 9, the Manuscript, Archives & Rare Book Library (MARBL) launched a new Special Collections Request System. This system allows MARBL users to register and request materials online. By registering with the system, users are able to request materials directly from the Emory University Libraries’ catalog and finding aids database, view their patron […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

Emory Libraries launch Course Reserves application

Photo of books on a library shelf

This past May, Emory Libraries launched Course Reserves, a new tool for Library patrons (staff, faculty and students) to access course materials that are requested to be held in reserve by instructors. Physical materials (books, videos, music, etc.) are kept on reserve in various Emory Libraries, and electronic materials are available through Course Reserves. Course […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

Leadership Team announces new LITS structure at all-hands meeting

Photo of a speaker on an auditorium stage

Rich Mendola (Enterprise CIO and Senior Vice Provost for Library Services and Digital Scholarship) and a few members of his leadership team announced a significant restructuring of Library and Information Technology Services (LITS) at an “all-hands” meeting held in the WSHCAB Auditorium yesterday. Speaking to an audience in excess of 350 employees, Rich carefully described the […]

Posted in News and Events | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Learning Commons surveys yield positive results

Photo of a student holding an iTunes gift card

Each semester, Woodruff Library Learning Commons and the Computing Center at Cox Hall—the two facilities that provide technological resources, collaborative spaces, and support services for Emory’s student community—conduct customer satisfaction surveys. The students are invited to tell us what they think and rate their satisfaction with our spaces, with the technology, and with the quality […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Also tagged | Leave a comment