Author Archives: Katherine Marie Wilson

Registration Begins for New Biometric Scanners at Atlanta Campus Library Entrances

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Over the winter holiday break, Georgia State University will replace the turnstiles at the Atlanta Campus Library North and Library South entrances with new, swinging glass gates. At the same time, the mechanism for secure access to the Library will change. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Speaker Event: Michele Moore, Author of “The Cigar Factory”

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The University Library is proud to host Georgia State University alumna and author Michele Moore for a special discussion of her recently published novel, The Cigar Factory: A Novel of Charleston. Date: Tuesday, November 1 Time: 2:30 p.m. Location: Ceremonial Auditorium, Georgia … Continue reading

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Perimeter students: We want to hear from you!

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The Library is looking for 10 students at each Perimeter College campus library to participate in a one-hour discussion panel. Participants will have the opportunity to share their thoughts and feedback regarding their Library’s spaces and services. No prior signup is required, and … Continue reading

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Georgia State University’s Humanities Programs Receive National Grant

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Georgia State University’s Student Innovation Fellowship (SIF) Program and the departments of English and History have been awarded a Next Generation Humanities PhD grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The grant is designed to transform the culture of … Continue reading

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Digital Mapping Project Utilizing Georgia State, Emory University Library Resources Receives Knight Foundation Grant

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Georgia State and Emory Universities’ ATLMaps collaborative digital mapping project was one of 14 projects to win the 2016 Knight News Challenge on Libraries. Sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the 2016 Knight News Challenge served … Continue reading

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Atlanta Campus to Shift PR Call Numbers, April 15-27

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The University Library Atlanta Campus Stacks Maintenance Unit will be shifting books in the PR call number range to accommodate new titles added to the collection. The unit will shift part of the PR collection from the 4th floor of Library … Continue reading

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Dig Out Your Footie Pajamas: Library to Develop Super Snuggly Napping Space

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In an effort to accommodate sleep-deprived college students, the University Library Atlanta Campus has approved plans to modify the 5th Floor of Library South into an official nap time space. The area—tentatively named “The Doze Zone”—will feature dim lighting, soothing music, … Continue reading

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