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Pitts is in Final Exam Mode!

As we approach the end of the Fall Semester, the staff of Pitts Theology Library wishes you well on your upcoming work and invites you to rely on the spaces and the resources of the library to help you do your best. As we move into the Finals period, there are a few changes to […]

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New Reference Works Online

Good news! We recently added dozens of new online reference works on Biblical studies, church history, religious studies, and theology in our Credo Reference Collection Online. New works include the Blackwell Companions to Religion series, which has reference works on Jesus, Eastern Christianity, the Qur’an, and Religious Ethics, just to name a few. We have […]

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Did You Miss a Workshop?

Did you miss a weekly workshop? Don’t worry! We post all the materials from each workshop, including slides and handouts, on the Pitts Weekly Workshop page. You can also stop by the reference desk for a refresher on citation, Zotero, or exegesis– we are here to help! As always, please email theologyref [at] emory [dot] […]

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Final Fall Workshop: Introduction to Exegesis

Our final workshop of the Fall semester will introduce you to the biblical studies resources in the Reference collection! You can use these works to prep for exams and sermons, and you’ll be well-prepared to enter the second semester exegesis courses with firm footing. Click here to register for this workshop.

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Research Consultations

Do you have a paper due at the end of the semester? Do you want to find the best sources for your topic? Schedule a research consultation! Our reference librarians will work with you individually or in a small group to help you find the best strategies and sources for your research project. Let us help […]

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Keeping Up with Pitts!

Did you know you could get weekly updates about workshops, events, exhibits, and new resources at Pitts? We send out a concise email every Monday called the Pitts Prospectus, which will keep you in the loop for all things Pitts. You can sign up to receive the Prospectus emails at pitts.emory.edu/prospectus— you can opt out […]

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Zotero Workshops This Week!

Are you interested in making your research world a little more organized? Do you want to keep track of your research more systematically? Do you wish to avoid the rush of having to generate bibliographies at the end of a research project? Zotero is a citation management tool that can, in the words of one […]

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Save Time, Use Research Guides!

Did you know that Pitts Theology Library creates guides to save you time and help you with your research? These “guides” are web pages that contain suggested resources for researching a particular topic. Each guide includes general resources and a more focused bibliography, so they are useful for beginners as well as more advanced researchers. There are guides […]

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Resource Spotlight: Oxford Bibliographies

Have you ever had to do a project or assignment on a new topic or one you know very little about? Are you looking for introductory online resources apart from Wikipedia? Emory Library systems, including Pitts Theology Library, provides an easy to use resource for learning about a new field or topic! Oxford Bibliographies Online provides […]

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Weekly Workshops Begin Next Week!

Join us for Weekly Workshops (with free lunch for the first 10 registrants) on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12:00 – 12:50 pm. We will be exploring a range of topics this term – everything from research at Pitts to the citation management software Zotero and exegesis! Learn more and sign up at pitts.emory.edu/ww.

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