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October 8, 2012

 Humans vs. Zombies will take place at the Ralph Brown Draughon Library this Friday, October 12th from 8 p.m. to midnight. Registration will take place all this week on the concourse from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. , and the game is open to the first 250 registrants.

 

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October 2, 2012

Book Talk

William Alexander Percy:  The Curious Life of a Mississippi Planter and Sexual Freethinker

Dr, Benjamin E. Wise

There will be a booking signing and reception after the presentation.

Date and Time:  Thursday, October 4 at 3 p.m.

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

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

 

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September 24, 2012

Library Lecture:  Documenting Racism

Documenting Racism:  African-Americans in U.S. Department of Agriculture Documentaries, 1921-1942

Dr. Emmett Winn, Associate Provost and Professor, Auburn University

Date and Time:  Tuesday, September 25 at 3 p.m.

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

Sponsored by:  Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts, University Bookstore, and University Libraries.

All are welcome to attend.

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September 18, 2012

Discover Auburn Lecture Series

David Schenck and the Contours of Confederate Identity

Rodney Steward

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

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

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

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September 10, 2012

Please be advised that the Library Parking Deck will be affected by home football games starting Friday, September 14.

This year the entire Library Parking Deck will be reserved for paid parking for football fans.  A barricade will be placed at the parking deck entrance at 12 noon on Friday.  Valid A and B parking passes will be allowed through until 6 p.m. Friday evening.  The deck will then be closed off until 7 a.m. game day Saturday.  From then until two hours after the game the parking deck will be reserved for paid parking.  Parking for library personnel working in the library on game days will be in the loading dock area and will be allowed only with a valid pass.

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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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