Rod Cast - News and Events

March 04, 2011 - 8:37 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 - 8:36 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 - 7:36 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 - 12:49 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 - 1:35 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.


February 15, 2011 - 4:44 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.

February 15, 2011 - 2:10 pm
Library Book Sale

Come check out the latest items added to the Library's book sale.  Look at the shelves in the Library's lobby and you'll find best-sellers, children's books, fiction, non-fiction... we have it all! 

$2 for hardcover books and $1 for paperbacks - you can't go wrong on the price.

Pick out as many as you like and pay at the Circulation Desk.

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February 14, 2011 - 4:36 pm

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February 11, 2011 - 8:52 am

ProQuest will perform maintenance on February 12, 2011 from 9:00 p.m. CST to Sunday, February 13 at 9:00 a.m. CST. 

The following product will be unavailable at that time:

  • ProQuest platform products, ProQuest Historical Newspapers
February 07, 2011 - 11:42 am

Rod Library is conducting a survey to help us tailor our mobile website to fit the needs of our mobile users.   The survey takes about 5 minutes to complete and will be available until Feburary 16th. Thanks for your help!

Mobile Website Survey (survey is closed)