New Browsing Titles

9th Judgment by James Patterson
Aloha Quilt : An Elm Creek Quilts Novel by Jennifer Chiaverini
Burning Lamp by Amanda Quick
Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris
Deliver Us from Evil by David Baldacci
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson
Hannah’s List by Debbie Macomber
Return to Sender by Fern Michaels
Secret Affair by Mary Balogh

Don’t forget:
Game Change by John Heilemann
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
Be Careful What You Pray For by Kimberla Lawson Roby

These and other great summer books are waiting for you in the AUM Library. Check them out!

Happy Reading!

Hurricane Season!

The 2010 Hurricane Season in the Atlantic Ocean began on June 1, 2010, and will end on November 30, 2010. Atlantic hurricanes affect the eastern and Gulf coasts of the U.S. and the Caribbean nations. Those with interests in hurricane-prone areas must heed federal and state advice on preparedness, the season in general, and each specific storm in the season.
The experts are predicting a busier-than-usual hurricane season for 2010. These early forecasts, however, will likely be modified depending on the evolving climactic conditions. If the early forecasts prove to be accurate, the 2010 hurricane season will stand in sharp contrast to the relatively mild 2009 season. Special concerns in 2010 are whether a hurricane will hit the already-devastated island of Haiti and how a hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico would affect the giant oil slick created by the explosion on the BP offshore driling platform. Another question is whether a hurricane will come ashore in the Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama coastal areas, some of which have not yet recovered from 2005′s Hurricane Katrina.
(source: http://www.mahalo.com/2010-hurricane-season-forecast)

Stay informed and be prepared!
You can also check out these titles and more from the AUM Library.
Category 5: The Story of Camille
By Ernest Zebrowski & Judith Howard
This book can be found on the 6th floor
QC945 .Z43 2005
Dark Wind: A Survivor’s Tale of Love and Loss
By Gordon Chaplin
This book can be found on the 4th floor
F1433.2 .C45 1999
Encyclopedia of Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclones
By David Longshore
This book can be found on the 2nd Floor in the Reference Collection
QC944 .L66 2008

Library to offer presentation on Foundation Center resources

Joanne Kepics from the Foundation Center will demonstrate the Foundation Directory Online database of over 99,000 grantmakers and grants and other resources from the comprehensive Foundation Center website. The database is available to the public in the AUM Library, a Cooperating Collection of the Foundation Center. The free demonstration is open to the public and will run from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16, in the second floor classroom of the Library.
Anyone interested must register by contacting Barbara Hightower at 334-244-3994 bhighto1@aum.edu.

Honoring our Military Service members, past and present

This week marks the 66th anniversary of D-Day, the invasion of Normandy by Allied troops in WWII. So in honor of all of our veterans, check out these titles and more from the library this week.

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AUM’s Bookshelf


The Sheen on the Silk: A NovelThe Last Time I Saw You: A NovelA River in the SkyAbraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterWrecked (Regan Reilly Mysteries, #16)Holly Blues

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