2016 Betty J. Tims Friends of the AUM Library Faculty and Staff Service Awards

The Library is accepting nominations for its 2016 Betty J. Tims Friends of the AUM Library Faculty and Staff Service Awards. The awards recognize individuals for outstanding dedication to activities and functions which lead to improvements in library services; for dedicated effort in providing or improving access to library holdings; or for offering quality suggestions which result in more efficient and/or more cost-effective library operations. Nominations must be submitted online by Dec 9th.Click here for the nomination form.StaffAwards

Halloween at the AUM Library

It’s our favorite time of the year…Halloween! In case you didn’t notice, we absolutely LOVE Halloween at AUM (our colors are Orange and Black ya know!), and YOUR AUM Library is preparing a spooktacular event just for you! Be sure to check out all of the great events during Shriek Week.

shriekweek2016Flyer Portrait

AUMazing Workshop Series

The AUMazing Workshop Series starts August 29th! Sponsored by the Warhawk Academic Success Center, Learning Center, Career Development Center, and YOUR Library, these free student workshops will introduce attendees to library and academic support resources that will help them on their academic journey.

All workshops will be held in the Library Computer Lab on the 2nd Floor of the AUM Library Tower. While registration isn’t required, it is encouraged as seating is limited! You can register electronically via the AUM Library calendar or choose from the times listed below!

Refreshments will be provided at all workshops and attendees will have the opportunity to win AUM goodies, iTunes gift cards, and Amazon gift cards!

Come and learn how you can become an AUMazing student! If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Hayes!

The AUMazing Workshop Series starts August 29th! Sponsored by the Warhawk Academic Success Center, Learning Center, Career Development Center, and YOUR Library, these free student workshops will introduce attendees to library and academic support resources that will help them on their academic journey.

All workshops will be held in the Library Computer Lab on the 2nd Floor of the AUM Library Tower. While registration isn’t required, it is encouraged as seating is limited! You can register electronically via the AUM Library calendar or choose from the times listed below!

Refreshments will be provided at all workshops and attendees will have the opportunity to win AUM goodies, iTunes gift cards, and Amazon gift cards!

Come and learn how you can become an AUMazing student! If you have any questions, please contact Jessica Hayes!

August 29 – How to Use The AUM Library!
12 pm -12:45 pm
5:15 pm -6:00 pm

September 1 – How to Use The AUM Library!

12 pm -12:45 pm
6:20 pm – 7:05 pm

September 14 – Developing Excellent Study Skills!
12 pm – 12:45 pm
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

September 15 – Developing Excellent Study Skills!
12 pm – 12:45 pm
6:20 pm – 7:05 pm

September 26 – How to Avoid Plagiarism & Correctly Use Citations!
12 pm – 12:45 pm
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

September 29 – How to Avoid Plagiarism & Correctly Use Citations!
12 pm – 12:45 pm
6:20 pm – 7:05 pm

October 10 –  “I just got Assigned A Research Paper! Now What?!”: Starting the Research Paper Process with the AUM Library”

12 pm – 12:45 pm
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

October 13 –  “I just got Assigned A Research Paper! Now What?!”: Starting the Research Paper Process with the AUM Library”

12 pm – 12:45 pm
6:20 pm -7:05 pm

October 19 – “Mid-Terms Are Done? Now what?!”: Making Sense of Your Mid-Term Grades

12 pm – 12:45 pm
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

October 20 – “Mid-Terms Are Done? Now what?!”: Making Sense of Your Mid-Term Grades

12 pm – 12:45 pm
6:20 pm -7:05 pm

November 2 – Using LinkedIn to Develop Your Career

12 pm – 12:45 pm
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

November 3 – Using LinkedIn to Develop Your Career
12 pm – 12:45 pm

 

Foundation Center Workshop

Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online
The AUM Library will host a free workshop for students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers looking for funding from private foundations, corporations, and grantmaking public charities. The workshop will highlight the electronic and print resources available for free in the Library, with a demonstration of the Foundation Center’s Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, a searchable database that provides information on approximately 10,000 grantmakers that support individual grant projects.

Seating is limited: to register, or for more information, please contact Amanda Scott at ascott20@aum.edu or 334-244-3684. Anyone interested in individual grantseeking is welcome to attend, including faculty, staff, students, and members of the general public.

Date: Wednesday, July 20
Time: 10-11 am
Location: AUM Library classroom (2nd floor)

Links for more info/resources:

http://libguides.aum.edu/foundationcenter

http://grantspace.org/tools/knowledge-base/Individual-Grantseekers

www.foundationcenter.org

Library Hours Between Terms

Status

The library will have limited hours of operation during the break between Spring and Summer semesters. Starting on Wednesday, May 11th, our hours will be as follows:

Wed. May 11th: 7:30am-7:45pm
Thu-Fri. May 12th-13th: 7:30am-4:45pm
Sat-Sun. May 14th-15th: CLOSED
Mon-Fri. May 16th-20th: 7:30am-4:45pm
Sat-Sun. May 21st-22nd: CLOSED
Mon-Fri. May 23rd-27th: 7:30am-4:45pm
Sat-Sun. May 28th-29th: CLOSED
Mon. May 30th: CLOSED (Memorial Day)
Tue. May 31st: 7:45am-4:45pm
Wed. June 1st: Resume Regular Hours