Rod Cast - News and Events

August 06, 2013 - 11:26 am

The library has a new searchable FAQ.  It is available through the Ask Us links on the library home page.  Through searching the main FAQ page you can find information about the library, and also ask questions about your research.  Just type a question into the search box and hit Enter to look for the answer.

We are continuing to add new information to t...

July 22, 2013 - 6:42 am

 Effective July 22 you will begin to see a "Request" button when you are in the library catalog.  Use this feature to place a hold on items already checked out, or to request an available item be held for you.  Some materials, such as items from the Youth Collection, may not be requestable.  

Requests for available items will be available within 24 hours Monday-Friday.  You wil...

July 18, 2013 - 10:08 am

We now have available for check-out a Kindle.  It is available at the MultiService Center Desk located on the 2nd floor.  There are some titles already loaded on it.  More will be coming.  If you see in the library's catalog that the location of the book is Multiservice Center and the call number is Kindle, then the book is loaded on the Kindle.  The Kindle will check-out for one week.  To...

July 16, 2013 - 7:48 am

Did you know...

the Library has a never ending book sale? Many withdrawn materials are placed out for the public to...

July 13, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Notice some new technology and other changes on the main floor of the library lately?  The Learning Commons is starting to come together and expand throughout the main floor.  Check the Campus Input tab on the Learning Commons home page for a summary of changes and improvements made in response to your feedback!

The Summary...

June 26, 2013 - 10:25 am

If you are looking for the decisions and opinions issued by the United States Supreme Court this week, the decisions can be found at http://www.supremecourt.gov/ on the right hand side of the screen under "Recent Decisions"

Here are the direct links to some of the more prominent decisions:
United States v. Windsor (DOMA decision):...

June 24, 2013 - 11:08 am

 We have a new drive up book drop located on the west side of Gilchrist.  Not that we don't love to see your bright shiny faces, but if you are in a rush we can take a rain check.  

June 20, 2013 - 9:29 am
Reference Collection Location Picture

With all of the exciting changes going on in the library, the Reference collection has moved!  The Reference collection is now located by the government documents on the west end of the main (2nd) floor.  If you walk past the reference desk and Dichotomy, look to your right and you will see the Reference collection.  

June 13, 2013 - 7:05 am

Our new Interlibrary Loan system (ILLIAD) is up and running as of 6-13-13. You will need to authenticate to gain access. Once you are in you will be able to submit, view and track your orders more efficiently.  

June 12, 2013 - 9:10 am

 

 

 

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