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Pitts Closed for Thanksgiving

Please note that Pitts Theology Library will close at 5pm on Wednesday, November 21st, and the library will remain closed through Sunday, November 25th. This is in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. For all Pitts hours, visit http://pitts.emory.edu/hours. Happy Thanksgiving!

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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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Reformation Day at Emory: Thursday, October 25th

Thursday, October 25th, will be the 31st annual Reformation Day at Emory. This annual day of exhibitions, worship, and academic conversation celebrates the Richard C. Kessler Reformation Collection at Pitts, the nation’s premier collection of materials related to the Lutheran reformation. We invite you to join us as we consider “The Reformation at 501 Years,” […]

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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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Pitts Closed for Fall Break

Please note that Pitts Theology Library will be closed Saturday, October 6th, and Sunday, October 7th, for Fall Break. Pitts will also be on shortened hours (7:30am-5:00pm) on Monday, October 8th. For all Pitts hours, visit http://pitts.emory.edu/hours. Happy Fall Break!

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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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