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November 08, 2010 - 5:09 pm

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November 08, 2010 - 9:00 am

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November 02, 2010 - 10:56 am
Green Mountain Coffee

Rod Library now offers you quality Green Mountain Coffee and tea in individual K-Cups just perfect for brewing a 10 oz cup of hot joe.  We have a lot of delicious flavors too!  Each K-Cup is $1.00.  Stop at the Multiservice Center on the first floor to purchase your K-Cup.  You can use your own cup or one of ours.  Enjoy!

October 25, 2010 - 4:12 pm

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October 21, 2010 - 10:40 am

Open Access Week is a world-wide celebration intended to raise awareness of the potential benefits of open access in scholarship and research. “Open Access to information – the free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research, and the right to use and re-use those results as you need – has the power to transform the way research and scientific inquiry are conducted.  It has dir...

October 15, 2010 - 1:32 pm

Beginning at around 10:00 a.m. Monday Oct. 18th the Library will be offering free samples of Keurig coffee from our new coffee machine on the first floor of the library in the Newspaper Room.  Upon entering the building go down the main stairs, turn left at the bottom and follow the wall around to the Newspaper Room.

Free samples of a variety of coffee flavors will be available until the supply is gone....

October 06, 2010 - 12:18 pm

Panther Prowler fans can now create personal accounts in which to save favorite citations and to store customized, searchable lists of databases.  Everyone with a UNI CatID can create a personalized account; click the Log-in link under My Session in the upper right corner of the Panther Prowler screen to connect.   Panther Prowler can be accessed from the Rod Library home page under headings such as “Su...

September 30, 2010 - 8:05 pm

This video takes you through the building history of the Rod library at the University of Northern Iowa from its early beginnings in Seerley Hall to where it stands today. Special thanks to the Special Collections & University Archives at UNI.

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September 30, 2010 - 2:48 pm
Job Shadowing

The Rod Library was pleased to host two students of the Waterloo George Washington Carver Academy as part of UNI's Educational Talent Search Job Shadowing Day on September 30, 2010.  Eduardo and Andre spent the morning "shadowing" Gail Bunz, Library Associate, Multiservice Center.  They assisted in checking in youth books, checking out laptops, scanning articles for interlibary loan, toured Tec...

September 29, 2010 - 1:51 pm

Thursday, September 30th, UNI Physical Plant personnel will begin adding additional electrical outlets to the north end of the east wall on the first floor.  Currently only one outlet is available along this portion of the wall.  At the end of the project up to 11 outlets will be usable near the new bench furniture and a bit further south down the wall.

Physical Plant will also be adding power and hard...