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Meet a Librarian: Kelsey Jordan

photo of Kelsey Jordan

Who is Kelsey? Kelsey is the librarian for Biology, Chemistry, Neuroscience, and Biomedical Sciences. She grew up right here in the Atlanta area and received a B.S. in Biology and a B.F.A. in Scientific Illustration from the University of Georgia. … Continue reading

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Meet a Librarian: La Loria Konata

Who is La Loria? La Loria is the librarian for Criminal Justice, Economics, Public Management & Policy, and Social Work.  She was born and raised in Cleveland, Mississippi and moved to Atlanta in 1992.  La Loria has a B.A. in … Continue reading

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New Digital Collection: Georgia Perimeter College Collection

  Georgia Perimeter College materials are now available online! The digital collection includes yearbooks, catalogs, and student newspapers from the 1960s to the 2010s. Perimeter College was founded by the DeKalb County Board of Education as DeKalb College in 1958 … Continue reading

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University Library Participates in National Day on Writing

National Day on Writing (NDW), founded by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) was first held on October 20, 2009 and has since then been celebrated every year on that date.  The day was established to celebrate the variety and importance … Continue reading

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Books24x7 access & interface changes

If you use Books24x7 for learning or research, be prepared for a new interface the next time you use it.  On October 2, the library migrated to the new platform for this resource, Skillport 8i. You’re still able to access content … Continue reading

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Georgia State University Library at the AJC Decatur Book Festival

Library booth at Decatur Book Festival 2017

One local Labor Day weekend tradition is the AJC Decatur Book Festival. For the second year, the University Library hosted a booth to promote the Library’s resources to the community. Over the two-day event, Library faculty and staff engaged in conversations … Continue reading

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Lower the cost of textbooks for your students through an Affordable Learning Georgia (ALG) Textbook Transformation Grant

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The GSU Library and The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning are collaborating with GALILEO’s Affordable Learning Georgia to offer grants for teaching faculty who would like to reduce textbooks costs for their students by adopting, adapting, or creating textbooks … Continue reading

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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Collection

Robert Shaw conducting a chamber ensemble.

Georgia State University Library’s Special Collection and Archives have acquired the records of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.  The collection documents the rich history of the organization since its founding in 1945, to its current day activities. The collection consists of … Continue reading

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Dunwoody library to reopen at 7:45 a.m. on 5/24

Update: Repairs have been made on the air conditioning system, and the Dunwoody campus library will reopen at its regular time of 7:45 a.m. on Wed., May 24.

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Dunwoody library closed, hopefully reopening at noon on 5/24

The Dunwoody campus library is presently closed due to an air conditioning system failure affecting the entire building. Estimated time of repair is midday on Wednesday (5/24), at which time the Dunwoody library plans to reopen. Students looking for a … Continue reading

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