Rod Cast - News and Events

March 29, 2012 - 6:18 am
Youth collection moving

Material from the Youth Collection is in the process of moving from its current location on the 1st floor to their new and improved 3rd floor. The entire YE collection is now on the 3rd floor. Y Fiction and Non Fiction are being moved today. Please contact staff in the Youth department if you need assistance locating material.

March 28, 2012 - 8:01 am

EBSCO has resolved the problem we experienced yesterday with their databases.  The EBSCO databases are available again!

March 26, 2012 - 3:17 pm

The LexisNexis Academic database was recently expanded to include Industry Dossier and Executive Dossier information. Tabs for Industry and Executive can be found within the Company Dossier section after clicking the Companies tab on the left side of the inital screen.

The Industry Dossier can be searched by SIC code or industry-related term to get information such as financials and ratios on leading firms in an...

March 19, 2012 - 2:53 pm
Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain / Calligraphy by Jan van de Velde

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Friday, April 6, 2012

Scholarly Communication: Author Rights topic table at the CommUNIty of Scholars event.

  • Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Great Reading Room, Seerley Hall
  • ...
March 13, 2012 - 12:39 pm

ScienceDirect will be down for maintenance on Saturday, March 17 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Elsevier plans to install a number of upgrades, including increasing search speed and article rendering, as well as solving several problems with PDF downloading and RSS feeds.

March 12, 2012 - 12:55 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information about exhibits at Rod Library see our ...

March 05, 2012 - 10:44 am

The Library's hours leading up to and during Spring Break Week are the following:

March 8, Thursday  -  regular hours (7:30 a.m.-midnight)
March 9, Friday  -  7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

March 10 - 11, Saturday - Sunday  -  Closed
March 12 - 16, Monday - Friday  -  7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

March 17, Saturday  -  Closed
March 18, Sunda...

February 28, 2012 - 11:41 am

We now have available a stapler, a glue stick, and a pair of scissors available for a 3 hour checkout.  This is in addition to laptop chargers, cell phone chargers, crayons, colored pencils, color markers, calculators, highliters, Sharpie markers, and wite out.  Don't forget that we also have flash drives that you can checkout for three days.  See us on the first floor (lower level) of the library for an...

February 27, 2012 - 1:39 pm

The Iowa African American Hall of Fame (IAAHF) was founded in 1995 and aims to recognize "outstanding achievements of African Americans with respect to enhancing quality of life for all Iowans."  More than 60 individuals have been inducted into the IAAHF; photos are included for some inductees. For more details visit their website at http://www....

February 18, 2012 - 1:32 pm

More than 65 historical African American newspapers are highlighted in a new research guide prepared by the Marist College Library. Most of the newspapers are freely available online, thanks to digitization projects undertaken by various libraries, historical societies, and Google. The guide arranges the newspapers by title, by six historical time periods, and by geographic area of coverage. The guide is avai...