POSTED: 7:24 AM, 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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POSTED: 12:36 PM, July 11, 2013

The online forms used for placing requests for materials via Document Delivery Services such as Interlibrary Loan and AUBIExpress have been upgraded.   Go to the Request Materials link located under the "Quick Links" heading located in the lower central part of  the Auburn University Libraries homepage for access.  When you click on the Interlibrary Loan link or the AUBIEcpress link, you will need to log in with your Auburn University global i.d. and password for access to the new request forms.

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POSTED: 12:26 PM, 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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POSTED: 12:20 PM, 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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POSTED: 12:14 PM, 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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POSTED: 10:10 AM, June 27, 2013

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 Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday, July 4.  Normal Summer Semester hours of operation will resume on Friday, July 5.

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POSTED: 10:06 AM, 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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POSTED: 10:04 AM, 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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POSTED: 8:32 AM, June 21, 2013

Due to an Interlibrary Loan server and system upgrade designed to improve service to library patrons, the ILLiad request forms will be down June 27 and 28. ILLiad users should submit requests before this scheduled shutdown in order to avoid delays in receiving materials. Normal processing of requests will resume Monday, July 1. For questions, call (334) 844-1728 or send e-mail to illhelp@auburn.edu  .

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POSTED: 1:03 PM, 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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