POSTED: 10:14 AM, December 15, 2017

Starting December 19, Auburn University faculty members will see their regular book borrowing loan period change from 90 days to 180 days.   In other words, a six-month checkout period before you need to renew!

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POSTED: 10:10 AM, December 15, 2017

Faculty, staff, and students wishing to obtain Interlibrary Loan and AUBIExpress services between the dates of December 20, 2017 and January 2, 2018 should take note of the following deadlines and plan research materials requests accordingly.   The Interlibrary Loan and AUBIExpress offices will be closed December 20, 2017 through January 2, 2018.   Book requests submitted after December 8, 2017 may not arrive after January 3, 2018.   Article requests submitted after December 15, 2017 may not arrive until after January 3, 2018.

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POSTED: 10:02 AM, December 15, 2017

Using Sources Effectively:  Strengthening your Writing and Avoiding Plagiarism

By Robert A. Harris and published by Routledge in 2017, this is the Fifth Edition.   This volume is located on the Third Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number LB 2369 .H327 2017.

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POSTED: 9:59 AM, December 15, 2017

World Development Indicators Online

The World Bank's annual compilation of data about development; provides direct access to more than 550 development indicators, with time series for 208 countries and 18 country groups from 1960 to present.
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POSTED: 10:58 AM, December 1, 2017

Be sure to check library hours of operation during Final Exams December 11-15 by clicking on the Hours link located in the top central section of the Auburn University Libraries homepage.  Special hours will be in place also for December 8-10 for classes ending and for Study Days, and December 16-17 for Commencement Weekend.  Intersession Hours, Christmas Break, and New Year's Break will affect library hours December 18-January 9. 

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POSTED: 10:44 AM, December 1, 2017

Seminars on  EndNote  and Mendeley software citation programs, are being offered by librarians in December and then Spring 2018 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, December 16:  10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

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

EndNote:  Saturday, January 6:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote: Saturday, January 20:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Thursday, February 1:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, February 17:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, March 3:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Tuesday, March 13:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Thursday, March 29:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, April 7:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Wednesday, April 18:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

EndNote:  Saturday, May 5:  10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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POSTED: 10:31 AM, December 1, 2017

Treesearch

This forestry research collection is a catalog of natural resources publications, including U.S. Forest Service literature. Users can search by author, keyword, date or originating station.

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POSTED: 10:30 AM, December 1, 2017

Prince's Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations:  A Reference Guide for Attorneys, Legal Secretaries, Paralegals, and Law Students.

By Mary M. Prince and published by William S. Hein & Company in 2017, the is the 7th. Edition of what had been known as Bieber's Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations.  This massive volume (1141 pages) is located in the Reference Collection on the Second Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library under call number KF 246 .B46 2017.

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POSTED: 1:36 PM, November 17, 2017

Be sure to check the Hours link located in the top central portion of the Auburn University Libraries homepage to see library hours of operation during the Thanksgiving holiday period.  Dates affected are Sunday, November 19 through Saturday, November 25.  Regular hours resume on Sunday, November 26 at 1 p.m.

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POSTED: 1:31 PM, November 17, 2017

Scholars and researchers make use of Google Scholar, yet may not be as familiar with how it actually works, or how to increase access to scholarly materials. This interactive and hands-on workshop will cover how and what Google Scholar searches, how it displays results, and how it connects with Auburn University Libraries holdings in order to increase effective and efficient access to scholarly resources. Sessions will be held in the Library's Second Floor Gibbs Instruction Lab, across from the RBD Library Help Desk.

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:

Google Scholar:  Friday, January 12:  8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Google Scholar:  Monday, January 22:  3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Google Scholar:  Monday, February 12:  3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Google Scholar:  Friday, February 23:  8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Google Scholar:  Monday, March 19:  3:00 - 4:15 p.m.

Google Scholar:  Friday, April 6:  8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

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