POSTED: 3:32 PM, July 30, 2018
Start Date: 20181018
Start Time: 3 p.m.

Thursday, October 18th, 3 p.m. Book talk with Soren Jordan, assistant professor in the Department of Political Science – “Party Polarization in America: The War Over Two Social Contracts” authored with B. Dan Wood.

Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium, ground floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library.

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POSTED: 3:27 PM, July 30, 2018
Start Date: 20181004
Start Time: 3 p.m.

Thursday, October 4th,  3 p.m.  Book talk with Dana Chandler, historian and archivist, Tuskegee University Archives – “To Raise Up the Man Farthest Down: Tuskegee University’s Advancements in Human Health, 1881–1987”

Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium, ground floor, Ralph Brown Draughon Library.

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POSTED: 3:14 PM, July 30, 2018
Start Date: 20180920
Start Time: 4 p.m.

Mendeley Class - Thursday, September 20, 4 to 5 p.m.

Mendeley is a free reference/citation manager. This hands-on workshop will cover how to add references to Mendeley from your computer, databases, or the web, how to read and annotate your information sources within Mendeley, and how to generate citations and bibliographies using Mendeley and the MS Word plug-in.  Register for seminars at: https://www.lib.auburn.edu/training/

Other Fall 2018 Mendeley Class Dates

Saturday, October 27, 9 to 10 a.m.

Thursday, November 15, 4 to 5 p.m.

Tuesday, December 18, 4 to 5 p.m.

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POSTED: 8:43 AM, July 6, 2018

By Thomas E. Doyle II and others, and published by Rowman & Littlefield in 2017, this is the Third Edition.  This volume is located in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library on the Third Floor under call number JC 571 .G655 2017.

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POSTED: 8:39 AM, July 6, 2018

Strange Vernaculars:  How Eighteenth-Century Slang, Cant, Provincial Languages, and Nautical Jargon Became English

By Janet Sorensen and published by Princeton University Press in 2017, this volume is located in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library on the Third Floor under call number PE 1574 .S67 2017.

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POSTED: 8:35 AM, July 6, 2018

By Roel R. Lopez and others, and published by Texas A & M University in 2017, this volume is located in the Ralph Brown Draughon Library on the Fourth Floor under call number SK 355 .L66 2017.

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POSTED: 10:18 AM, July 3, 2018

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

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POSTED: 9:46 AM, June 20, 2018

Located in an upright glass display case to the left of the glass elevator atrium stairwell on the First Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, is an exhibit featuring documents, informative captions, and other materials concerning the history of Auburn University's tiger mascot, Aubie.

Items such as a license plate featuring a tiger head design celebrating the 1957 National Football Championship, program books including the first appearance of Aubie as a cartoon drawing in Fall 1959, and photographs and other documents featuring the 1979 introduction of a live Aubie mascot are available for viewing.

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POSTED: 9:37 AM, June 20, 2018

The Circulation and Reserve Desk, located on the First Floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library, i.e., the Parking Deck entrance, is being replaced.  Circulation and Reserve services are still available during the construction.

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POSTED: 9:32 AM, June 20, 2018

British Library Newspapers Part 1:  1800-1900 Collection

British Library Newspapers is an effort to make available searchable, full-text digitized versions of key 19th.- Century British newspapers. The aim was to select a number of London and regional titles, covering as much of the U.K. as possible. Titles include the Morning Chronicle, The Examiner and Illustrated Police News and Chartism newspapers. Regional newspapers include: The Northern Echo, The Western Mail, The Newcastle Courant, The Ipswich Journal, The Bristol Mercury. In all, 48 titles from the nineteenth century are included.

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