We looked inside some of the tweets by @EmoryLibraries and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Excluded from white directories, African Americans documented their communities through their own publications such as Atlanta’s Official Negro Year Book. Visit the @EmoryRoseMARBL exhibit, Building Emory's African American Collections, before it closes on July 28. #Emory
In 2018, Woodruff Health Sciences Center faculty @EmoryUniversity published 24 manuscripts. "Elixirs & Extracts: A Celebration of Emory’s Health Sciences Writers” is a new exhibit at the WHSC Library, running throughout the upcoming Fall. @emorywheel
New Books: "How Materials Matter: Design, Innovation and Materiality in the Pacific, "Black 1919: Riots, Racism and Resistance in Imperial Britain," "Precarious Figurations: Shylock on the German Stage, 1920–2010," and "Irish cinema in the twenty-first century."
#DYK Woodruff Library has tons of popular fiction/ non-fiction reads ready for checkout with your #Emory ID? Current biographies, politics, newest cookbooks by celebrities/ top chefs, & the latest fiction by the hottest authors. Come browse these books, near the service desk.
The Langmuir collection has portraits of African American men in the world of domestic servants that you don't see in other collections. From the exhibit "Framing Shadows: Portraits of Nannies..." http://bit.ly/emory-framing-shadows … #FramingShadows #Emory @EmoryAAS
Congrats to Leigh Schlecht (#Emory2019), named a national ODK Leader of the Year & scholarship winner! Schlecht worked in @EmoryRoseMARBL Library for 3 years. Her supervisor: She’s brilliant; I’m completely unsurprised she won this award. #Emory http://news.emory.edu/stories/2019/07/er_schlecht_odk/campus.html …
Thanks to the Association of Research Libraries for featuring @EmoryCDS and the valuable work they do for the #Emory and #Atlanta communities! @arlnews @emoryuniversity #digitalscholarship #digitalhumanities https://www.arl.org/news/emory-libraries-advance-digital-scholarship-19th-profile-in-arl-series/ …
#Emory recognized the value of ephemeral material, such as funeral fans, establishing it as a central collecting area within our African American collections. Visit the exhibit, Building Emory's African American Collections, before it closes on July 28. http://web.library.emory.edu/exhibitions/building-emorys-african-american-collections.html …
Physicians call list owned by George Washington Peddy, MD. Given by grandson George P. Cuttino. Sample legible entries are "cut finger" and "herpes." From the WHSC Library Historical Artifact Collection. Read Dr. Peddy's Civil War letters here: https://buff.ly/2XR3vLS #TBT
#Emory Libraries offers access to @ProQuest's History Vault, a searchable database of primary source materials that document the Civil Rights and Post-Civil Rights Movements. Image from the Civil Rights Digital Library. http://bit.ly/HistoryVault #SNCC #CivilRights