Rod Cast - News and Events

February 06, 2012 - 3:42 pm






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

February 02, 2012 - 10:58 am

To help celebrate Black History Month, the State Data Center has updated it's African American profile.

African Americans in Iowa: 2012, can be located on the State Data Center website at

January 31, 2012 - 12:53 pm

It's that dreaded time of year again - tax time!  Where can you find forms to file federal and Iowa state taxes?  Online, of course! 

As of this year, Iowa will no longer be issuing paper tax forms.  Online tax forms can be found at:  http://www.iowa...

January 27, 2012 - 8:40 am




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

January 18, 2012 - 10:26 am

The newest selection of coffee available here at the Rod Library is the French Vanilla Cappuccino.  Creamy, steamy, and a little dreamy, cappuccino is the coffee treat you can call your own, any time of day, every day.  With a stimulating aroma and pure taste, Grove Square Cappuccino, made to perfection, provides a potent pick-me-up that highlights the bold vanilla, hazlenut and caramel flavors with coffee in...

January 17, 2012 - 1:06 pm

You asked, we listened. Stacks materials and Government Documents that previously checked out for 3 weeks with weekly renewals will now check out for 3 weeks with 3 week renewals until the end of the semester for undergraduate students. Material is still subject to recall. If another patron has an item you need just stop by the Circulation desk and ask that a hold be placed.

January 13, 2012 - 4:48 pm

Rod Library will  be open this Saturday, January 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday we will be open from 12:00 noon to 12:00 midnight.

Monday, which is Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, the Library will be closed.

Have a good weekend!

January 12, 2012 - 11:39 am
Hunger Games Countdown

It's easy to read about the Hunger Games, but can you actually survive the Hunger Games? Bring your blood-lust and your team to Rod Library on March 2, 2012, from 7 pm - Midnight and find out.

December 19, 2011 - 12:45 pm





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

December 09, 2011 - 4:56 pm

Rod Library will be open the following hours this weekend and during finals week:

December 9, Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 midnight
December 10, Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 midnight
December 11, Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.

December 12 - 13, Monday - Tuesday, 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
December 14, Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 midnight
December 15, Thursday, 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.