Archive for the 'Resources' Category

July 19, 2013

Edited by Stephen Calloway and others, and published by Firefly Books in 2012, this is the Fourth Edition.  This volume is located in the Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction in Dudley Hall under call number NA 2850 .E445 2012.

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July 19, 2013

The Handbook of News Analytics in Finance

Edited  by Gautam Mitra and Leela Mitra and published by Wiley in 2011, this work is available in electronic format.

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July 19, 2013

Mediated Images of the South:  The Portrayal of Dixie in Popular Culture

Edited by Alison Slade and others, and published by Lexington Books in 2012, this work is available in electronic format.

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July 11, 2013

Vital Statistics on Congress

Published by the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research and the Brookings Institution, this important reference title is now available in electronic format.

Note:  the Ralph Brown Draughon Library also has an incomplete set in print covering the years 1980 - 2008 located on the Third Floor under call number JK 1041 .V58 as well as an electronic copy of the 1997-98 edition.

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July 11, 2013

Routledge Companion to Advertising and Promotional Culture

Edited by Matthew P. McAllister and Emily West, and published by Routledge in 2013, this work is available in electronic format.

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July 11, 2013

Green Building Product Certifications, Getting What You Need

By Jennifer Atlee and others and published in 2011 by Building Green, Inc., this book is available in electronic format.

Described as “ a no-nonsense guide to the world of green building product certifications to help designers, purchasers, manufacturers and others in the industry to focus on what is significant and relevant so that market focus can work and the industry can focus on bigger issues," this title covers standards pertaining to Energy Performance, Water Efficiency, Embodied Carbon, Forestry Certification, and more.

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June 27, 2013

Edited by William H. Dutton and published by Oxford University Press in 2013, this volume is located on the Third Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number HM 851 .O94 2013.

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June 27, 2013

Edited by Virginia P. Studdert and others and published by Elsevier Saunders in 2012, this massive volume (1325 pages) is located in the Charles Cary Veterinary Medical Library (Greene Hall) under call number SF 609 .B566 2012.   This is the Fourth Edition of the title.

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June 14, 2013

Through the generosity of the College of Business, a Bloomberg Terminal has been installed in the Learning Commons located on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library. The terminal is a 24-hour, global financial services system that provides financial, economic and government information covering all market sectors. It features company financials, market data spanning more than 20 years, charts, statistics and current news reports

The Bloomberg Terminal is a dedicated computer terminal for accessing financial data electronically. It seamlessly integrates real-time and historical information on about 5 million bonds, equities, commodities, currencies and funds. It also comprises data on almost every publicly traded company and biographies of more than 1 million people. It has financial, political, and business news as well.

The Bloomberg Terminal is especially useful to researchers in the following disciplines:  Business, Health Care and Pharmaceuticals, Energy, Agriculture (Agricultural Economics), Journalism, Law, and Public Policy (Political Science).

Bloomberg provides free online training resources through their “Bloomberg University” which include both video tutorials and tests.  Free 24/7 online live support integrated into the Bloomberg software.

Please NOTE:   The Bloomberg Terminal is available to Auburn University faculty, staff, and students only.  You must create a log in. A cell phone number will be necessary to authenticate a new user.

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June 14, 2013

The Design Alabama Newsletters Collection is now available online via the Auburn University Digital Library .

Design Alabama is a publication focusing on architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, graphic design, industrial design, and urban design and community planning in the State of Alabama.  The years currently available include 1988-2009.

 

The Design Alabama Newsletters Collection  is located by visiting the Auburn University Libraries homepage and then clicking on the Digital Collections link located in the lower central part of the homepage under the "Quick Links" heading.  Click on the Browse Collections link to then get to the Design Alabama Newsletters Collection .

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