News and Updates

News and Updates

Pitts Partners with Woodruff on Innovative Acquisitions Program

Pitts Partners with Woodruff on Innovative Acquisitions Program

Sep 19, 2022

by Caitlin Soma As Candler and Emory continue working to make important resources available online, Pitts Theology Library has been working with the Woodruff library at Emory on innovative acquisitions programs.   Last year, the Woodruff Library at Emory undertook an evidence-based acquisitions program with the publisher Brill. These programs,…

Coming up: Kessler Reformation Collection Programming

Coming up: Kessler Reformation Collection Programming

Sep 1, 2022

Pitts Publishes the 57th Issue of Reformation Notes Pitts Theology Library proudly announces the release the newest issue of Reformation Notes, a newsletter for partners of the library’s Richard C. Kessler Reformation Collection. This annual publication details the activities surrounding the Kessler Collection, North America’s premier collection documenting the…

Welcome back for Fall 2022!

Welcome back for Fall 2022!

Aug 21, 2022

As we all begin a new Fall semester, Pitts Theology Library is excited to welcome new students, and to see familiar faces back at Candler! Set yourself up for success by getting familiar with Pitts spaces, hours, and policies. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us at pitts.emory.edu/ask with…

Summer Reading No.11: Bo Adams

Summer Reading No.11: Bo Adams

Aug 1, 2022

It’s been a summer of excellent reading, listening, and viewing recommendations from the staff and faculty of Pitts Theology Library and Candler School of Theology! For this final entry in our summer blog series, we offer here the recommendations of Pitts Director Bo Adams. Bo often recommends that incoming…

Summer Reading No.10: Ted Smith

Summer Reading No.10: Ted Smith

Jul 25, 2022

This week’s Summer Reading Recommendations are from Candler’s Professor Ted Smith, who was recently appointed as the Charles Howard Professor of Divinity! A member of the Candler faculty since 2012, Dr. Smith 04G works at the intersections of practical and political theology.  Dr. Smith starts his recommendations with Jennifer Egan’s…

Summer Reading No.9: Yasmine Green

Summer Reading No.9: Yasmine Green

Jul 18, 2022

Not a fan of flipping through the pages of a physical book? Our Summer Reading Recommendations from Pitts’ Collection Management Coordinator, Yasmine Green, have you covered! Since “reading a physical book isn’t something I can make time for these days,” Yasmine advocates for taking advantage of Emory University and…