Archive for the 'Resources' Category

August 10, 2017

Surveillance in America:  An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, and the Law

By Pam Dixon and published by ABC-CLIO in 2016, this two-volume set is located on the Third Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number KF 5399 .S87 2016.

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July 25, 2017

SimplyAnalytics

A web-based mapping application that allows users to create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States. New users are prompted to create a personal account, but one can also "Sign in as a Guest" and access the full content.  Auburn University subscribes to the Standard package and the EASI/Mediamark Research Data Package.

NOTE:  the use of this database is limited to five simultaneous users.

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July 25, 2017

Click here to read a timely post from the Digging the Underground blog titled "Tripping on Banana Peels:  Rumors, Fake News, and Alternative News."

Digging the Underground  provides useful information concerning the library database, Independent Voices , an ongoing digitization project supported in part by Auburn University Libraries that chronicles the transformative decades of the 1960's, 1970's, and 1980's through alternative press magazines, journals, and newspapers. This interdisciplinary project is of interest to women and gender studies, sociology, political science, history, communication and multicultural studies among others.

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July 14, 2017

Edited by Richard A. Leiter and published by William S. Hein & Co. in 2015, this is the Seventh Edition.  This very large volume (829 pages) is located in the Reference Collection on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number KF 386 .N38 2015.

It is also available in electronic format under the Articles and Databases tab located on the Auburn University Libraries homepage or via the link on the catalog record:   click here .

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July 14, 2017

By Fran Mason and published by Rowman & Littlefield in 2017, this is the Second Edition.   This volume is located on the Third Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number PN 771 .M36 2017.

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July 14, 2017

Edited by Gus Martin and published by SAGE in 2011, this volume is available in electronic format.   Click here for catalog record and access link.

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June 23, 2017

Edited by Spencer C. Tucker and published by ABC-CLIO in 2016, this volume is located in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library Reference Collection located on the Second Floor under call number D 510 .W68 2016.

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June 23, 2017

By Nikolaus Pevsner and published by Yale University Press in 2016, this is the Second Edition.   This volume is located in the Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction in Dudley Hall and is located under call number NA 961 .P49 2016.

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June 23, 2017

But Can I Start a Sentence with "But"?:  Advice from the Chicago Style Q & A

By the University of Chicago Press Editorial Staff and published in Chicago by the University of Chicago in 2016, this volume is located in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library on the Third Floor under call number PN 147 .B88 2016.

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June 8, 2017

Aerospace Research Central

The complete index to the publications of AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics), with current subscriptions to the full-text of journal articles from 2015 and all conference papers

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