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September 10, 2012

Discover Auburn Lecture Series

Latino Immigrants in the Southeastern States

Dr. Paul A. Harris, Department of Political Science, Auburn University

Date and Time:  Thursday, September 13 at 3 p.m.

Location:    Special Collections and Archives, Ground Floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Sponsored by:  the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities

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August 30, 2012

The Auburn University Libraries will be maintain Labor Day holiday hours  September 1-3.  Click on the Library Hours link located in the upper right side of the Auburn University Libraries homepage to check on library hours of operation during this period.

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August 21, 2012

Symposium

...Toward a Larger Stage:  The War of 1812, the Creek War, and the Idea of America

Date and Time:  Saturday, August 25 at 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location:  Special Collections and Archives, Ground Floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Sponsored by:  Horseshoe Bend National Military Park; Friends of Horseshoe Bend Military Park, Inc.; Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University; and Auburn University Libraries.

For more information, visit http://www.auburn.edu/cah or call (334) 844-4903.

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August 13, 2012

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

Location:  Ralph Brown Draughon Library

Date:  Friday, September 14

Time:  10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

FREE Food and Drinks!  Auburn University Cheerleaders!  Auburn University Marching Band!  War Eagle VII!  Aubie!

Fun and Games All Over the Library!

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August 13, 2012

Quench your thirst at the Libraries' Information Oasis.

August 16 and 17, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Haley Center Concourse

Enjoy FREE bottled water, pens, campus maps, and more!

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August 10, 2012

Classes start on Thursday, August 16!  Be sure to check library hours of operation for the Fall Semester by clicking on the Hours link located in the upper central part of the Auburn University Libraries homepage .

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July 30, 2012

Be sure to check library hours of operation during the Final Exam period and then Intersession by clicking on the Hours link located in the upper central part of the Auburn University Libraries homepage .  The Final Exam period covers July 30 through August 1 and the Intersession period covers August 2 - 15.

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July 13, 2012

The Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction (LADC), located in Dudley Hall, is undergoing renovation during July and August.  The first phase of the renovation involves installing new carpet and painting on the Second Floor.  In the process, books are being moved into temporary shelving on the Ground Floor and in the College of Design and Construction (CADC) Gallery.  For more information concerning the LADC renovation, click here .

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July 5, 2012

To commemorate the landing on the Moon of Apollo 11 that took place on July 20, 1969, the Ralph Brown Draughon Library has mounted an exhibit of some of the books in the library collections concerning the Apollo program.  The books include histories commissioned by NASA (the National Aeronautics and Space Agency) such as Stages to Saturn, memoirs by engineers who worked in the program such as Moon Lander, autobiographies of astronauts such as Carrying the Fire, and biographies of NASA's Marshall Spaceflight Center's Werner von Braun.  The exhibit is in the New Books collection located in the Mell Street entrance lobby area on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library in front of the Caribou Coffee cafe.

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June 29, 2012

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 3 and Wednesday, July 4.  Normal Summer Semester hours of operation will resume on Thursday, July 5.

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