Posts By: Tracy P Iwaskow

Independence Day Hours

Emory University, including Pitts Theology Library, will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day. We will re-open with our regular summer hours (Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM to 5 PM) on Monday, July 6. We wish you a wonderful weekend!

Summer Reading

Summer is a great time to explore a new topic, move deeper into a topic of interest, kick back with a good novel, or prepare for the coming year.  Here are a few books that Pitts Theology Library staff members have recently read and enjoyed.  We’d love to hear about your recommendations in the comments!…

Easy access to journal articles with your mobile device: BrowZine

With the move of journals to electronic formats, the tradition of browsing journals has become harder to enjoy; BrowZine, as its name indicates, aims to make electronic journal content more browsing-friendly and easily readable on electronic devices. BrowZine is an app freely available for iPhones, iPads, iPod Touches, Android tablets and phones, and Kindle fires….

Congratulations to Spring 2015 Graduates!

The staff of Pitts Theology Library would like to congratulate all 2015 Emory graduates for your accomplishments! We’d also like to remind you that you can continue to access the ATLA Religion database and a few other select databases by signing up for an account with the Emory Alumni Association.  If you will be in…

Winter Hours

The library remains open during the winter break, but our hours (like the days) are shorter. Beginning, Wednesday, December 18, we will be open 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays only (closed weekends) until spring semester classes resume on Monday, January 12.  We will also be closed on the following dates: Wednesday, December 24…

Extended Library Hours for Reading Days and Finals

Pitts Theology Library will offer longer hours during Reading Days and finals this winter.  Beginning on Wednesday, December 10 and running through Tuesday, December 16, our hours for current Emory students, faculty, and staff will be: Wednesday, December 10 and Thursday, December 11: 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, December 12: 7:30 a.m. to 7…

Thanksgiving Break Hours

Pitts Theology Library will be closing early on Wednesday, November 26 in anticipation of Thanksgiving.  That evening, we will close at 5 PM.  We will be closed for the remainder of the holiday weekend, from Thursday, November 27 through Sunday, November 30.  We will re-open at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, December 1.  See our website…

Planning for End of Semester Projects

This is a good time to make sure you have all the materials you’ll need for your final papers and projects.  To help you make the most of your time, we suggest the following: 1. Schedule a research consultation with one of Pitts’ Research Librarians for suggestions regarding sources and search strategies for your topics…

Research Boot Camp at Pitts Theology Library

What is a Research Boot Camp?  In short, it’s a day dedicated to moving you ahead in your individual research projects.  Research Boot Camp goals include: Setting aside the time needed to make progress on your research goals Increasing awareness of your own research and writing process through the use of logs and journals Consulting…