POSTED: 2:24 PM, July 14, 2017

Jule Collins Smith Museum of Art and  Auburn University Libraries Present

 

Conversations on Art from JCSM's Permanent Collection

Date and Time:  Thursday, July 20 at 3:30 p.m.

Location:  Ground Floor Auditorium, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Join the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art (JCSM) and Auburn University Libraries for a series of timely conversations about diversity and greater understanding. Prompted by objects from JCSM’s permanent collection, each conversation will begin with an introduction by an art historian and a member of the Auburn University community. Our intention is to let the art initiate discussions that allow us to understand our differences and recognize the value of our diverse community.

Artwork: 

Roger Shimomura, "American Guardian"

 

Speakers:

Danielle Funderburk, Registrar, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Art

Kyes Stevens, Director, Alabama Prison Arts and Education Programs.

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POSTED: 12:37 PM, 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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POSTED: 12:30 PM, 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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POSTED: 12:25 PM, 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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POSTED: 3:59 PM, July 12, 2017

Conversations Prompted by Art from JCSM’s Permanent Collection
Thursday, July 13, 2017
4:30 p.m.
Ralph B. Draughon Library
Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium (on the ground floor of Draughon Library)

Join the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art (JCSM) and Auburn University Libraries tomorrow at 4:30pm for the inaugural talk in a summer series of timely conversations about diversity and greater understanding. Prompted by objects from JCSM’s permanent collection, each conversation will begin with an introduction by an art historian and a member of the Auburn University community. Our intention is to let the art initiate discussions that allow us to understand our differences and recognize the value of our diverse community.

Artwork:

Francisco Zuniga, "Impressions of Egypt"

Speakers:

Scott Bishop, Curator of Adult Education, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art

Nighet Ahmed, International Women for Peace and Understanding, Ph.D. Candidate in Adult Education, Auburn University. Ahmed’s dissertation research focuses on "Muslim Women of Influence: A Cross-Cultural Study of Aspirations of Muslim Women in Morocco and the United States."

 

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POSTED: 2:19 PM, June 30, 2017
Location: RBD Library
Start Date: 20170704

Be sure to check the Hours link located in the upper central part of the Auburn University Libraries  homepage to find out hours of operation during the July 4 holiday period affecting Tuesday, July 4   Normal Summer Semester hours of operation will resume on Wednesday, July 5.

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POSTED: 9:19 AM, June 23, 2017
Location: RBD Library

Subject:  Emergency Water Outage

We have been informed that there will be a water outage in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library beginning at 6:00 a. m. on Monday, June 26. To accommodate this outage:

The  RBD Library will not open until 6:00 p. m. on Monday, June 26!

Thank you all for your patience as we near the end of the Mell Classroom Building construction project.

 

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POSTED: 9:12 AM, June 23, 2017

Location: RBD - 2nd Floor Consultation Room

Instructor: Kasia Leousis ksl0008@auburn.edu

Seminar Description:   Zotero is a free, easy-to-use, online tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. This hands-on workshop will cover registering for a Zotero account, importing references, organizing your references, and creating a formatted bibliography. Sharing references through the Group Libraries feature will also be discussed.

Bringing your laptop is encouraged, but not required. Please email the instructor if you need to borrow a laptop. We will meet in RBD Library's 2nd Floor Consultation Room located across from the Miller Writing Center. For more information, see http://libguides.auburn.edu/zotero.

Seminars on  Zotero, a software citation program, are being offered during the Summer 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:

Zotero:  Wednesday, August 9:  12 - 1 p.m.

The Summer Zotero workshops are now available for online registration:

http://www.lib.auburn.edu/training/

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POSTED: 9:05 AM, June 23, 2017

Seminars on  EndNote, Zotero, and Mendeley, software citation programs, are being offered by librarians during the Summer Semester and beyond.  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, August 19:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Mendeley:  Tuesday, August 29:  3-4 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, August 29:  3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, September 9:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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POSTED: 8:53 AM, 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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