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Zotero Workshop Thursday!

When: Thursday, November 4 Where: Library Rm. 230 What: Zotero – a free tool that helps you manage your research sources! Collect & organize your sources!  Create bibliographies! No need to RSVP–just bring  your laptop.  Ellen and Jonathan will walk you through creating an account and getting started, as well as how to use Zotero…

Celebrate HalloWeek!

Each October Dean Moon hosts a “Haunted Tour” of the Oxford Campus, highlighting the spooky sites and stories associated with our campus.  After the tour, come to the library and enjoy homemade hot chocolate, and free coffee with flavored creamers and other items!  Treats will be available in the new library cafe after both “tours”,…

Nobel Winner for Literature

Alice Munro is the most recent winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. Check out our Alice Munro collection on the shelves and via our E-book vendor, Overdrive, including her latest collection of stories entitled Dear Life.   Other Alice Munro items in the Oxford collection include: The View from Castle Rock: Stories Too Much Happiness:…

Library Grand Opening

In an August 24 ceremony, Oxford College’s new library and academic commons was officially opened and grandly celebrated.  A large crowd comprising Emory University and Oxford College alumni, faculty, and staff as well as representatives from the local community was on hand to tour the facility and observe the official ribbon-cutting ceremony. Remarks were given…

Chocolate, Sweets, and Other Treats

  The annual library “welcome to Oxford” party will be held Wednesday, August 28, immediately following the candlelight procession. The party, known as Chocolate, Sweets, & Other Treats, is our way of introducing students to the library and our friendly library staff! Fabulous desserts and special gifts are always the highlight of the party.

Freshman Party 2013

Library Freshman Party – “Chocolate, Sweets, & Other Treats” The annual library “welcome to Oxford” party will be held Wednesday, August 28, immediately following the candlelight procession. The party, known as Chocolate, Sweets, & Other Treats, is our way of introducing students to the library and our friendly library staff! Fabulous desserts and special gifts…

Library Construction Updates

May 13, 2013. On Friday, April 26, Kitty McNeill, Oxford College librarian, received the gift she’d been waiting for: the certificate of occupancy for the Oxford College Library and Academic Commons (LAC). “Ed Moscinski and Matt McClure of Brasfield & Gorrie and their team have been great partners in the project,” says McNeill. “They delivered a high-quality…

Sir Salman Rushdie Visits the Library

A dessert reception and book signing with Sir Salman Rushdie will be held in the library from 8:30pm – 9:30pm, Monday, March 5, 2012, immediately followingSalman Rushdie: A Literary Conversation with Lucas Carpenter and Christine Loflin. Several of Rushdie’s books will be for sale in the library that evening.