Monthly Archives: September 2018

Changes to Databases @ Emory coming October 2!

                  Enhancements to our database index are going live next week! What is changing? On Tuesday, October 2nd, Databases @ Emory will transition from a page on the Libraries website to the A-Z Databases platform on our Springshare service. The Library Web and UX…

Guests can get up close with artists’ books at upcoming Rose Library event

Guests are invited to examine artists’ books up close and find the “common thread” in a new exhibit and related event on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 in Emory University’s Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library. “Bound with History: Encounters with the Rose Library’s Rare Book Collections” will take place from 4:30-6 p.m….

New production studios create spaces for student and faculty videography

Emory students and faculty will soon have three new production studios for recording videos, podcasts, lectures, and more. Opening this semester on Level 1 of the Woodruff Library, these studios will be excellent places to cut out background noise from audio tracks or use professional equipment to make video projects. The updated Student Production Studio…

Woodruff Library Ongoing Booksale!

Woodruff Library is having a small, ongoing (rolling) booksale beginning on Wednesday, September 19. Books are $1 for paperbacks, and a $2 for hardbacks, unless otherwise marked! Books will be available at the main library service desk. There are some pretty cool titles across a variety of disciplines that need a good home! The selection…

Jennifer Gunter King named as new director of Emory University Rose Library

The Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library at Emory University has named Jennifer Gunter King as its new director. She will start in the position on Oct. 15. “Jennifer brings a wealth of experience and an expansive view of libraries, not only from a special collections aspect but from a broader organizational understanding,” says…

Register by Sept. 19 for Wikipedia in Higher Education symposium

Emory Libraries will host a symposium and workshop for using Wikipedia in higher education on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This event is free and includes coffee, a light breakfast, and lunch. Faculty, graduate students, and anyone involved in teaching at Emory are encouraged to attend all or part of the…

Get your Atlanta Fulton Public Library Card September 11!

Now that Emory is part of the city of Atlanta, all Emory University students, faculty and staff* are eligible to get an Atlanta Fulton Public Library System (AFPLS) card. And we are making it easy for you to do that right here on campus by partnering with the AFPLS. Get your card at the Pop-up Public…