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January 27, 2017

By Ewan Ferlie and published by Oxford University Press in 2016, this volume is located on the Fourth Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number RA 971 .F47 2016.

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January 27, 2017

Educator's Guide to Questionnaire Development

By Jason Harlacher, and distributed by ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) and published in 2016, this document (ED562653) is available in electronic format (see catalog record for more information and access link).

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January 13, 2017

Edited by Sangeeta Ray and Henry Schwarz and others, and published by Wiley Blackwell in 2016, this three-volume work is available in electronic format (see catalog record for link ).

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January 13, 2017

Edited by Mwalimu J. Shujaa and Kenya J. Shujaa and published by Sage Publications, Inc. in 2015, this resource is available in electronic format (see catalog record for link ).

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December 8, 2016

Campus Notices

Published On: 12/06/2016

New York Times Online Available to Auburn Students, Faculty and Staff

Auburn University faculty, students and staff now have full complimentary access to the New York Times online (NYTimes.com) thanks to a university wide subscription that includes NYTimes mobile apps, international editions and archives.

The New York Times initiative supports the Auburn University 2013-2018 Strategic Plan’s emphasis on promoting student success, fostering inclusion and diversity, supporting active learning and promoting global awareness by providing access to the International, Chinese language and Spanish language editions of the daily publication, as well as providing access to the New York Times’ historical archives and educational resources for teaching faculty. The initiative is sponsored by the Ralph Brown Draughon Library and the Office of the Provost.

Workshops will be held spring semester of 2017 to assist faculty in learning about the pedagogical opportunities the subscription provides. Also in spring of 2017, additional online support for faculty will be available at the Biggio Center website at https://aub.ie/nyt.

NYTimes.com covers a variety of topics through breaking news articles, blogs, videos, opinion and interactive features. With the subscription, users will be able to share content on social networks, save articles of interest, subscribe to email newsletters and set up personalized alerts. Access to NYTimes.com is available from any location, on or off campus.

For instructions on how to create a New York Times user account; read highlights of some of the features available; and learn about some restrictions that apply, go to the Auburn University Libraries libguide link at http://libguides.auburn.edu/NYTimes for information.

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December 2, 2016

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public.   Replaces THOMAS.

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December 2, 2016

Data.gov

Provides access to machine readable datasets generated by the executive branch of the United States federal government.  Provides access to over 192,902 datasets produced by 76 federal agencies and sub-agencies and 528 publishers.

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December 2, 2016

The Internet of Us:  Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data

By Michael P. Lynch and published by Liveright Publishing Corporation in 2016, this title is located on the First Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number BD 161 .L88 2016.

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November 10, 2016

Edited by Joseph R. Rudolph, Jr. and published by ABC-CLIO in 2016, this two-volume set is located on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number GN 496 .E56 2016.

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November 10, 2016

Edited by Clive Edwards et al, and published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2016, this three-volume set is located in the Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction under call number NK 1165 .B59 2016.

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