Rod Cast - News and Events

March 30, 2011 - 1:22 pm

 
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March 30, 2011 - 9:52 am

The number for requesting research help and other information about Rod Library resources and services via text message has changed to:

319-250-4100. 

Research help also can be requested through other channels such as chat, email, telephone, and in person.

March 09, 2011 - 10:36 am

For those of you that have been patiently waiting, the KIC public scanner is working again.  We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience while we waited for our loaner scanner to arrive.  Continue to watch our blog entries as more good news will soon be coming!!

March 06, 2011 - 2:54 pm

The Library's Subject Guides and Course Web Pages will be taking on a new look over the next few months as librarians and staff convert them to a new interface.  Over 40 guides have been updated already.  Check out the new look and navigation on our LibGuides site. 

We hope that UNI students and other researchers will check the guides for useful information...

March 04, 2011 - 9:37 am
This USB 2.0 Combo Hub & Card Reader bridges the gap between our computers and devices such as cell phones, digital cameras, and portable MP3 players, as well as peripherals such as external hard drives and more. Combining three high-speed USB 2.0 ports with a 45-in-1 card reader, this compact and elegant device delivers lightening-fast connectivity and file transfer capabilities. J...
March 01, 2011 - 9:36 am

We have recently added the selection of Vermont Country Blend Decaf to our coffee offerings.  This blend of light and dark beans achieves a taste that has made this one one of Green Mountain's most popular. The result is coffee that is sweet, rich and aromatic, with a pleasant lingering finish.

 

February 28, 2011 - 8:36 am

Industries at a Glance, a site from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, contains snapshots of more than more than 100 industries, arranged alphabetically and by NAICS industry code. The site overview says, "These pages display a ‘snapshot’ of national data obtained from different BLS surveys and programs. Many programs also produce additional industry detail, incl...

February 25, 2011 - 1:49 pm

Rod Library is pleased to announce brand-new access to a major Communication Studies database, EBSCO's Communication & Mass Media Complete, for the UNI community.

This database provides access to the full text of more than 450 journals, and some access to a total of more than 770 journals, in the area of Communication Studies. More information about this resource is available...

February 18, 2011 - 2:35 pm

Britannica Online is a one-stop resource for basic background information covering many topics that can be used in student research papers, speeches, and other projects.  Students often would like to use Wikipedia, but many instructors will not allow that to be used as a source.  Britannica would make an excellent alternative for many assignments where other encyclopedias are allowed.

Britann...

February 15, 2011 - 5:44 pm

Ulrichsweb will be temporarily unavaiable on Monday, February 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in order to conduct maintenance.