Monthly Archives: June 2019

LSU Libraries joins the OCLC Research Library Partnership

LSU Libraries is a new member of the  OCLC Research Library Partnership (RLP), a collaborative venue for research libraries that benefits scholars and researchers everywhere through significant, innovative, and collective action. The affiliated institutions, from 12 countries, collectively identify, analyze, prioritize, and

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LSU Libraries welcomes John Guillory

John Guillory has joined LSU Libraries to help with the Louisiana Digital Library (LDL), including scanning manuscripts and adding metadata to items. After 25 years with LOUIS: The Louisiana Library Network, Guillory retired in 2017. One of his duties while there was

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In memoriam: George Guidry

On June 6, 2019, former Director of LSU Libraries George Guidry passed away at the age of 96. Guidry began his career as a student worker in the Circulation department in 1946 and worked in many capacities during his time

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Resident reflects: An awakening with regional archivists

Ebony McDonald is LSU Libraries’ first Diversity Resident within the framework of the ACRL Diversity Alliance. McDonald’s work will be divided among several departments at LSU Libraries in rotations during her residency, and she will share her reflections in a

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