Rod Cast - News and Events

April 22, 2011 - 12:23 pm

Flat World Knowledge is offering free and open online access to textbooks in many fields, including more than 40 in business areas such as accounting, communication, business law, economics, finance, management, and marketing. The publisher says the textbooks "are written by leading experts and are peer-reviewed, edited, and highly developed. They are supported by...

April 19, 2011 - 1:27 pm

We have purchased a second Bookeye KIC Scanning station and it is now available for use.  It can be found right next to the original scanning station.  Like the other KIC station you can save your document to a flash drive or email it.  Either way there is no charge to using this scanner and now you should have a shorter wait to use one of the scanners!

April 14, 2011 - 3:17 pm

On Wednesday, April 20th, Rod Library will be hosting two presentations on the bepress Digital Commons, an institutional repository software currently being reviewed by UNI, at 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. in Rod Library Room 324. These sessions will be conducted by bepress representatives. They are being held as a follow-up to the survey on institutional repositories conducted in December 20...

April 08, 2011 - 1:51 pm

Beginning today there are eight MacBook Pro laptops available for a three hour checkout period for use within the library.  Stop at the Multiservice Center desk to check one out today!!

April 06, 2011 - 12:24 pm

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April 06, 2011 - 10:48 am


March 30, 2011 - 12:22 pm

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March 30, 2011 - 8:52 am

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


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

March 09, 2011 - 9:36 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!!