POSTED: 1:33 PM, September 8, 2017

Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers

Searchable database containing digital images of 19th.-century newspapers presented as full page layouts as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrations included. Collection includes newspapers from urban and rural regions throughout the United States.

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POSTED: 1:31 PM, September 8, 2017

By David B. Snyder and published by Johns Hopkins University Press in 2016, this volume is located on the Fourth Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, under call number QL 628 .F6 S69 2016.

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POSTED: 1:28 PM, September 8, 2017

Hiking through History Alabama:  Exploring the Heart of Dixie's Past by Trail from the Selma Historic Walk to the Confederate Memorial Park

By Joe Cuhaj and published by Falcon Guides in 2016, this volume is located in the Alabama Collection in the Special Collections and Archives Department, located on the Ground Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, under call number GV 199.42 .A2 C86 2016.

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POSTED: 8:57 AM, September 1, 2017

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, September 2 -  4.  Regular hours of operation begin at 6 p.m. on September 4.

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POSTED: 9:24 AM, August 25, 2017

Auburn University Libraries Open House:  Tailgate @ AU Libraries featuring...

Food, Fun, and Games in the Ralph Brown Draughon (RBD) Library

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Special guests will include Aubie, the Southeastern Raptor Center, Cheerleaders, and Tiger Paws!

 

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POSTED: 9:13 AM, August 25, 2017

Seminars on  EndNote, Mendeley, and Zotero, software citation programs, are being offered by librarians 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, November 4:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, November 14:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Zotero:  Tuesday, November 14:  4 - 5 p.m.

Mendeley:  Tuesday, November 28:  1 - 2 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, December 2:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, December 16:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Mendeley:  Monday, December 18:  9 - 10 a.m.

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POSTED: 8:52 AM, August 25, 2017

17th. & 18th. Century  Burney Collection Newspapers

Searchable full-text access to the British Library's collection of the newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817).
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POSTED: 8:49 AM, August 25, 2017

The database formerly known as Lexis Nexis Academic is now Nexis Uni .

 It provides access to various databases, including current news, business information, company directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, etc.  Some content has been changed.
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POSTED: 8:46 AM, August 25, 2017

Edited by Abbie E. Goldberg and published by SAGE in 2016, this three-volume set is available in electronic format.   Click on link in the library catalog record for access.

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POSTED: 9:06 AM, August 22, 2017

Join the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art (JCSM) and Auburn University Libraries for the last installment in 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:  Leo Twiggs, Last Flag #4, batik on wood, 2014

When:  Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.

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

Speakers: 

Dennis Harper, Curator of Collections and Exhibitions at JCSM

David Carter, Associate Professor of in the Department of History, Auburn University

Ileeia Cobb, Director of OILLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute).

 

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