POSTED: 10:58 AM, December 1, 2017

Be sure to check library hours of operation during Final Exams December 11-15 by clicking on the Hours link located in the top central section of the Auburn University Libraries homepage.  Special hours will be in place also for December 8-10 for classes ending and for Study Days, and December 16-17 for Commencement Weekend.  Intersession Hours, Christmas Break, and New Year's Break will affect library hours December 18-January 9. 

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POSTED: 10:44 AM, December 1, 2017

Seminars on  EndNote  and Mendeley software citation programs, are being offered by librarians during the Fall Semester and Spring 2018 Semester.  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, December 2:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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

Mendeley:  Monday, December 18:  9 - 10 a.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, January 6:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote: Saturday, January 20:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Thursday, February 1:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, February 17:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, March 3:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, March 13:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Thursday, March 29:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, April 7:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Wednesday, April 18:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, May 5:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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POSTED: 10:31 AM, December 1, 2017

Treesearch

This forestry research collection is a catalog of natural resources publications, including U.S. Forest Service literature. Users can search by author, keyword, date or originating station.

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POSTED: 10:30 AM, December 1, 2017

Prince's Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations:  A Reference Guide for Attorneys, Legal Secretaries, Paralegals, and Law Students.

By Mary M. Prince and published by William S. Hein & Company in 2017, the is the 7th. Edition of what had been known as Bieber's Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations.  This massive volume (1141 pages) is located in the Reference Collection on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number KF 246 .B46 2017.

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POSTED: 1:36 PM, November 17, 2017

Be sure to check the Hours link located in the top central portion of the Auburn University Libraries homepage to see library hours of operation during the Thanksgiving holiday period.  Dates affected are Sunday, November 19 through Saturday, November 25.  Regular hours resume on Sunday, November 26 at 1 p.m.

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POSTED: 1:31 PM, November 17, 2017

Scholars and researchers make use of Google Scholar, yet may not be as familiar with how it actually works, or how to increase access to scholarly materials. This interactive and hands-on workshop will cover how and what Google Scholar searches, how it displays results, and how it connects with Auburn University Libraries holdings in order to increase effective and efficient access to scholarly resources. Sessions will be held in the Library's Second Floor Gibbs Instruction Lab, across from the RBD Library Help Desk.

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:

Google Scholar:  Friday, December 8:  8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Google Scholar:  Friday, January 12:  8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Google Scholar:  Monday, January 22:  3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Google Scholar:  Monday, February 12:  3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Google Scholar:  Friday, February 23:  8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Google Scholar:  Monday, March 19:  3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Google Scholar:  Friday, April 6:  8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

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POSTED: 1:28 PM, November 17, 2017

Seminars on  EndNote  Mendeley software citation programs, are being offered by librarians during the Fall Semester.  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:

 

Mendeley:  Tuesday, November 28:  1 - 2 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, December 2:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, December 16:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Mendeley:  Monday, December 18:  9 - 10 a.m.

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POSTED: 1:24 PM, November 17, 2017

Tables 3B, 4B, and 5B from the PRS [Political Risk Services] Group’s ICRG [International Country Risk Guide] Researcher’s Dataset are now available to the Auburn University community. The three tables provide annual averages of the 12 components of ICRG's Political Risk Rankings (Table 3B), the 5 components of ICRG's Financial Risk Ratings (Table 4B), and the 5 components of ICRG's Economic Risk Ratings (Table 5B) as published in the International Country Risk Guide. Average ratings are provided for all countries covered by ICRG from 1984 through 2016. Access to the downloadable data is available through your Auburn University User Name and Password at http://catalog.lib.auburn.edu/vufind/Record/4736469  .

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POSTED: 1:19 PM, November 17, 2017

50 Events that Shaped American Indian History:  An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic

Edited by Donna Martinez and Jennifer L. Williams Bordeaux, and published by Greenwood in 2017, this two-volume work is located on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number E 77 .A125 2017.

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POSTED: 1:15 PM, November 17, 2017

By Michael Ferber and published by Cambridge University Press in 2017, this is the Third Edition.  This volume is located in the Reference Collection in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library on the Second Floor under call number PN 56 .S9 F47 2017.

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