Archive for the 'Services' Category

January 9, 2008

Construction of a new computer lab on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library is nearing completion.  Located in the former Document Delivery Department Office (which has moved to the First Floor), the new lab will function as a library instruction lab during the day and a laptop computer lab for students at night.

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November 30, 2007

Patrons coming into the Ralph Brown Draughon Library will notice the walls being repainted.  In order to make the building a more cheerful and welcoming place, the teal blue color scheme is being replaced by white paint and, in the near future, new carpeting will be installed as well. 

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October 31, 2007

The Auburn University Libraries now have a remote book drop in Foy Student Union located across from the Information Desk.  Please allow two business days for your returns to be processed.

For more information, contact J. P. Pendleton at 844-4094.

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September 21, 2007

The CopyCat photocopying service, based out of Foy Union, is now expanding hours of operation at the CopyCat office located in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library (Second Floor, near the Mell Street entrance).

CopyCat in the RBD Library is now open:

Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 12 midnight

Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday:  closed

Sunday:  3 - 10 p.m.

   For more information about the services offered by CopyCat, click on this link.

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August 24, 2007

In an effort to keep the Ralph Brown Draughon Library book collections in as good condition as possible, the Stacks Maintenance staff are providing a Stacks Maintenance Request Form so patrons can notify the staff of areas needing attention.  Use this form to notify the Stacks Maintenance staff that books are out of call number order, that an area needs cleaning and dusting, that bookends need to be straightened or adjusted, or that litter needs to be picked up.

The Stacks Maintenance Request Form is located by clicking on the More link located under the "Services" heading in the middle of the Auburn University Libraries homepage.

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August 17, 2007

The Cary Veterinary Medical Library is pleased to announce its new web page .

The new web page can be used by patrons to request items to be put on reserve, the request library purchases, to request a class or instruction from the librarian, to link directly to the slide collection, and much more.

The Cary Veterinary Medical Library is located on Wire Road in 101 Greene Hall.  Contact information:  334-844-1749;  fax: 334-844-1758 and vmedlib@auburn.edu.

The new Cary Veterinary Medical Library web page can be located via the Site Index link located in the lower right hand side of the A.U. Libraries homepage.

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August 17, 2007

The Special Collections and Archives Department, located on the Ground Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, now has a new web page featuring "Treasures of the Collection."  The web page features a showcase of a selection of the treasures held by the Special Collections and Archives Department.  Over time, new images and text will be added.

The Treasure Collection web page can be reached by clicking on the link located in the lower right hand side of the Special Collections and Archives home page which itself can be located via the Site Index link located on the lower right hand side of the A.U. Libraries homepage .

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August 17, 2007

The Ralph Brown Draughon Library now is open 24 hours a day five days a week!  From Sunday opening at 1 p.m. through closing on Friday at 9 p.m. the RBD Library will be continuously open for the Fall Semester (excluding holidays).  On Saturday, the library will be open 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. and will then reopen on Sunday at 1 p.m.

Check the Hours link located in the lower left hand side of the A.U. Libraries homepage for more details.

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August 17, 2007

The Stacks Cafe, located on the Ground Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, has reopened under new management.  Stacks will continue to offer Starbuck's coffee but has added "Outtakes" and speciality pastries.  "Outtakes" provides customers with a variety of sandwiches, salads, and more such as Caesar and pasta salads, turkey and provolone baguettes, buffalo chicken wraps, etc.

New hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. - 12 midnight; Friday, 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.; and Sunday, 1:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.  Stacks will be kicking off the new offerings at the annual Tailgate @ the Library open house on Friday, August 31, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the RBD Library.

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August 17, 2007

The Betty and Chet's refreshment stand, located immediately on the left hand side as one enters the Ralph Brown Draughon Library via the Mell Street entrance (Second Floor, facing Haley Center) has reopened for the Fall Semester.  Featuring a selection of snacks, Starbuck's coffee, and more, Betty and Chet's is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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