POSTED: 10:15 AM, June 17, 2016

Located in the upright exhibit case on the First Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library near the restrooms is an exhibit featuring the Army ROTC Centennial 1916 - 2016 commemorating the establishment of the Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) at the Auburn Polytechnic Institute (now Auburn University).

The exhibit features photographs and captions plus artifacts such as a piccolo used by API Cadet Band Member J.A. Douglas during the years 1917-1919 and a uniform worn by Frank Hayes Newman, API student, during the years 1929 - 1930.

The exhibit also includes photographs and documents concerning the dedication of the W.T. Nichols Center ROTC building in 1986.

Sponsored by the Auburn University Libraries Special Collections and Archives Department.

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POSTED: 9:58 AM, June 17, 2016

Seminars on  EndNote and Mendeley, citation software programs, are being offered by librarians during the Summer.  Click on the Seminars link located under the "Services"  link located in the upper left hand side of the screen of the Auburn University Libraries homepage for registration information, etc.  Seminars are free but registration is required.

Currently, the following seminars are on the schedule:

EndNote:  Saturday, June 18:  10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Mendeley:  Thursday, June 23:  4 - 5 p.m.

EndNote:  Wednesday, June 29:  3:30 - 5 p.m.

Mendeley:  Wednesday, July 13:  4 - 5 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, July 16:  10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, July 26:  3:30 - 5 p.m.

Mendeley:  Thursday, July 28:  4 - 5 p.m.

Mendeley:  Wednesday, August 10:  4 - 5 p.m.

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POSTED: 9:49 AM, June 17, 2016

Attracting Hummingbirds to your Garden using Native Plants

By the United States Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture and published in 2015, this booklet is available both in electronic format and in print in the Government Documents Closed Stacks under call number A 13.2:  H 88/4/2015.  If using the print copy, please request it at the Circulation Desk, located on the First Floor by the Parking Deck entrance so that a staff member can go to the Closed Stacks area for retrieval.

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POSTED: 9:43 AM, June 17, 2016

By Pramod K. Nayar and published by Wiley-Blackwell in 2015, this volume is located on the Third Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number PN 56 .P555 N38 2015.

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POSTED: 9:41 AM, June 17, 2016

By Stewart Pollens and published by Cambridge University Press in 2015, this volume is located on the Third Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number ML 460 .P7 2015.

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POSTED: 3:33 PM, June 3, 2016

Shifting has progressed to the Second Floor  in the HE series. The A series is moving to OLAF (Offsite Library Archival Facility).

Shelving construction work at the OLAF site is now complete. Movement of materials to the building is proceeding.

Sprinkler installation will be in the Learning Commons area in the coming week. No call number ranges are expected to be affected.

 

Library Mell Classroom Building  page: http://mcb.lib.auburn.edu

 

Facilities Management project website: http://www.auburn.edu/administration/facilities/webapps/projects/profile.php?proj=11-209

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POSTED: 3:30 PM, June 3, 2016

Seminars on  EndNote, a software citation program, is being offered by a librarian during the Summer.  Click on the Seminars link located under the "Services"  link located in the upper left hand side of the screen of the Auburn University Libraries homepage for registration information, etc.  Seminars are free but registration is required.

Currently, the following seminars are on the schedule:

EndNote:  Saturday, June 4:  10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, June 18:  10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

EndNote:  Wednesday, June 29:  3:30 - 5 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, July 16:  10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, July 26:  3:30 - 5 p.m.

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POSTED: 3:12 PM, June 3, 2016

SimplyMap

SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that allows users to create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States. Auburn University subscribes to the Standard package and the EASI/Mediamark Research Data Package.
   This database is available only to Auburn University faculty, staff, and students.  Users will need to create an account or can log in as a guest.
   The subscription level is for five simultaneous users.
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POSTED: 3:08 PM, June 3, 2016

Introduction to Radon Transforms:  With Elements of Fractional Calculus and Harmonic Analysis

By Boris Rubin and published by Cambridge University Press in 2015, this volume is located on the Fourth Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number QA 672 .R83 2015.

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POSTED: 3:04 PM, June 3, 2016

By Martin H. Folly and published by Rowman & Littlefield in 2015, this volume is located on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number E 744 .F74 2015.

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