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The AUC Libraries newsletter brings you the latest news about Library events, new resources, rare collections as well as physical and virtual services to support your academic endeavor and learning experience.

Message from LLT Dean

Dean of Library

Welcome Back to AUC Campus!

As the Dean of Libraries and Learning Technologies, my most important duty is to make you feel welcome and guide you to find your way for information in life.  For that reason, the LLT is open 24/7 as well as virtually to provide you with access to space, information, rare collections, tools, research services and much more. Also, there are many changes happening in the libraries that I have worked on this past year in anticipation of the campus reopening. First, reproduction services such as copying/ scanning/ printing services are now self-serve operated with multifunction stations along the building. Second, Help and Research Consultation services are available virtually through 24/7 chat, email, and social media for your convenience. The third is the ongoing movement to enhance and expand the required core course, LALT 1020, to show you how to find, analyze, and use the information for academic work here at AUC and beyond in your future careers, as information is power. So, take that in and ask more to learn more and make more. That’s starting at your AUC libraries! 

      Daniel Ortiz, Professor and Dean

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Inaugural Exhibit: Technology, Media, and the Transmission of Ideas

In celebration of the inauguration of Ahmed Dallal as AUC’s thirteenth President, AUC Libraries is inaugurating a newly-named exhibition space and displaying a brilliant cross-section of its holdings.

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In Van-Leo's Studio

On the occasion of what would have been his 100th birthday, Van-Leo’s legacy is celebrated this year with a season-long extended exhibition In Van-Leo's Studio hosted by the Future Gallery in the TTC, AUC.

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RBSCL Orientation Classes

Among the orientation classes that RBSC Library Subject specialized curators offer each semester was the History of Graphic Design in the Arab World class, taught by Bahia Shehab this fall.

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Two New Books on Hassan Fathy and Ramses Wissa Wassef

The Regional Architecture Collections (RAC) at RBSCL is celebrating two recent publications based on its collections.

The Architecture of Ramses Wissa Wassef

Hassan Fathy: A Contracorriente
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RBSCL Services in Support of Graduate Programs

The Rare Books and Special Collections Library (RBSCL) is open during extended hours on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm.

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Sage Business Cases

Did you know that Sage Business Cases is now available via AUC Library electronic resources A-Z list?

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Historical Collection Digitization

Have you ever seen a digital copy of the Arabic magazine Sphinx in an online collection provided by the RBSCL? You can click on it, zoom in, and study the magazine pages in detail.

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Order Articles and Book Chapters via our Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery

Order articles and book chapters via our Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery. Can’t find the source you need in the AUC Library? Did you know that students, faculty and staff can order journal articles and book chapters for free?

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Help is Here!

For undergraduate and graduate students needing one-on-one research assistance or faculty who need library support for their students, contact Research and Information Services through the subject librarian directly or by email.

library@aucegypt.edu

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Open Access Week

The idea of Open Access has changed publishing forever and has increased access to scholarly content dramatically. By choosing Open Access, you can promote yourself, and help others, too.

Open Access Week Webinars and Events

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Newsletters

Library Newsletter Fall 2022

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Newsletter Special Edition

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Newsletter Spring 2022

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