POSTED: 2:17 PM, August 29, 2014

Be sure to click on the Hours link located in the upper central section of the Auburn University Libraries homepage to find out library hours of operation during the Labor Day holiday period, August 30 - September 1.  Regular hours of operation begin on September 2.

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POSTED: 2:14 PM, August 29, 2014

WanFang Data is a database of mostly Chinese-language research literature, with English-language indexing. This database links to China Online Journals in the areas of Fundamental Sciences and Industrial Technology. Google Chrome with the Google Translate feature is the recommended browser. (See more).

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POSTED: 2:12 PM, August 29, 2014

Edited by Spencer C. Tucker and others, and published by ABC-CLIO, LLC in 2014, this six-volume set is located in the Reference Collection on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number E 468 .A5329 2013.

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POSTED: 1:59 PM, August 29, 2014

By William Winston and Robert H. Loeffler and published by Taylor & Francis in 2014, this title is available in electronic format.

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POSTED: 1:52 PM, August 29, 2014

In addition to the Second Floor location in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, the Miller Writing Center has a service location now in the Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction (LADC) in Dudley Hall.  Hours of operation in the LADC are Sunday - Thursday, 6 - 8 p.m.

The Center has six campus locations including the Ralph Brown Draughon Library and the Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction.   Click  here  for more information on all campus locations, how to make an appointment, hours of operation, etc.

The Ralph Brown Draughon Library location is on the Second Floor next to the Learning Commons area.  The library location telephone number is 844-7482.  The library location hours of operation are Monday - Thursday, 12 - 9 p.m. and Sunday, 4 - 9 p.m.

The Miller Writing Center provides one-to-one, face-to-face tutoring in writing and reading and is available for tutoring for walk-ins in the library location on a first come first served basis as space is available.   To make an advance appointment, please check the Miller Writing Center web site (click here ).

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POSTED: 8:48 AM, August 21, 2014

Seminars on EndNote, Advanced EndNote, and Zotero software citation programs are being offered 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:

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

Advanced EndNote:  Saturday, December 6:  12 - 1 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, December 16:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

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POSTED: 8:43 AM, August 21, 2014

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

 

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POSTED: 8:53 AM, August 15, 2014

Kick off the semester with the best student tailgating event on campus as the Tigers prepare to take on the University of Arkansas!  Come and join the fun!

Location:  Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Date:  Friday, August 29

Time:  10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

FREE Food and Drinks!  Auburn University Cheerleaders!  Auburn University Marching Band!  Aubie! More!

Fun and Games All Over the Library!

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POSTED: 8:46 AM, August 15, 2014

The Reference Department together with staff members of the Miller Writing Center and Tiger Advisor will be running the Information Oasis on Monday, August 18 and Tuesday, August 19 on the Concourse at the corner of Tichenor Hall and Haley Center.  Stop by for a cold bottle of water and pick up pens, bookmarks, and more with information about the Auburn University Libraries, the Miller Writing Center, and the Tiger Advisor.  Staff are on hand to provide information about these services and to help you with other information needs you may have.

The Information Oasis is in operation 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on August 18-19.

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POSTED: 8:38 AM, August 15, 2014

Mary Ward Brown (1917 - 2013) was an Alabama author of short stories set in the South.   She was a recipient of numerous awards.  Her publications include the short story collections Tongues of Flame (1986) and It Wasn't All Dancing (2002) and a memoir, Fanning in the Spark (2001).

The exhibit, located in the glass display cases on the left side immediately upon entering the Special Collections and Archives Department, features correspondence, photographs, copies of Brown's books, and copies of books inscribed and signed by other notable authors to Mary Ward Brown.

The Special Collections and Archives Department is located on the Ground Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library.

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