POSTED: 9:10 AM, April 12, 2016

Keeping Up with the Juvi's

Date and Time:  Tuesday, April 19, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Location:  By the Juvenile Collection, Third Floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Come join us to browse the 2016 Children's and Young Adults Award Winning Books and the Libraries' Juvenile Collection!  There will be refreshments along with information about the libraries' resources for juvenile literature.  Book jackets from this year's and previous years' award winners will be available for free to take on a first come - first served basis - great for bulletin boards and classroom decor!

For more information, contact Todd Shipman, Education Librarian at todd.shipman@auburn.edu .

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POSTED: 9:05 AM, April 12, 2016

Discover Auburn Lecture Series

Book Talk

The First Great Financial Crisis of the 21st. Century:  A Retrospective

Dr. James Barth, Lowder Eminent Scholar in Finance, Auburn University, Harbert College of Business

Date and Time:  Thursday, April 14 at 3 p.m.

Location:  Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium, Ground Floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

What caused the crisis?  How did the crisis differ across countries?  What is the outlook for another crisis and when?

James R. Barth is the Lowder Eminent Scholar in Finance at Auburn University, a Senior Fellow at the Milken Institute, and a Fellow at the Wharton Financial Institution Center.  His research focusses on financial institutions, capital markets, both domestic and global, with special emphasis on regulatory issues.

This book reviews and analyzes the causes, consequences of, and the regulatory responses to the Great Financial Crisis, particularly from a public policy viewpoint.

Sponsored by:   Auburn University Libraries.

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POSTED: 9:16 AM, April 1, 2016

Discover Auburn Lecture Series

Popular Sheet Music Publishing and the First World War

Liza Weisbrod, Music and Government Documents Librarian, Auburn University Libraries

Date and Time:  Thursday, April 7 at 3 p.m.

Location:  Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium, Ground Floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Sponsored by:  Auburn University Libraries

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POSTED: 9:13 AM, April 1, 2016

Discover Auburn Lecture Series

Andrew Jackson, Indian Removal, and The Trail of Tears:  History and Legacy

Dr. Daniel Feller, Professor of History, University of Tennessee

Date and Time:  Tuesday, April 5 at 3 p.m.

Location:  Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium, Ground Floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Dr. Feller is a Professor of History, Distinguished Professor of Humanities, and Editor/Director of The Papers of Andrew Jackson at the University of Tennessee.  His books include The Public Lands in Jacksonian Politics, The Jacksonian Promise:  America, 1815-1840, and a new edition of Harriet Martineau's 1838 American tour narrative, Retrospect of Western Travel.

Feller was the lead scholar for the PBS special "Andrew Jackson:  Good, Evil, and the Presidency," and he has also appeared on the PBS show "History Detectives," TLC's "Who Do You Think You Are?" and most recently, CNN's "Race for the White House."

Sponsored by:  Auburn University Department of History and Auburn University Libraries.

 

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POSTED: 9:05 AM, April 1, 2016

Mergent Archives

Features an indexed collection of corporate and industry related documents from 1909-2013. The database contains hundreds of thousands of reports covering over 100 countries and industries.
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POSTED: 9:03 AM, April 1, 2016

The Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Early American Republic, 1783-1812:  A Political, Social, and Military History

Edited by Spencer C. Tucker and others, and published by ABC-CLIO in 2014, this three-volume set is located on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number E 301 .E63 2014.

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POSTED: 3:21 PM, March 18, 2016

The library will be overrun!

Humans vs. Zombies

Friday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m.

   Register at the Parking Deck Entrance (First Floor) of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library beginning at 7:00 p.m.

You must have your AU student ID to register.

For additional information contact:

auburnhvzorganizers2015@gmail.com

 

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POSTED: 8:53 AM, March 18, 2016

Artemis Literary Sources

Artemis Literary Sources brings together several of Gale's literary databases, including Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Literature Criticism Online, Literature Resource Center, LitFinder, Scribner Writers on GVRL, and Twayne's Authors on GVRL. 

Note:   GVRL stands for Gale Virtual Reference Library, a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
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POSTED: 8:46 AM, March 18, 2016

Edited by Nikki L.M. Brown and Barry Stentiford and published by Greenwood in 2014, this volume is located on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number E 185.61 .J526 2014.

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POSTED: 8:43 AM, March 18, 2016

Objective-C and iOS Programming:  A Simplified Approach to Developing Apps for the Apple iPhone and iPad

By Arshia Khan and published by Cengage Learning/South-Western in 2015, this volume is located on the Fourth Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number QA 76.73 .O115 K53 2015.

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