Rod Cast - News and Events

May 26, 2010 - 9:24 am

The Wall Street Journal recently published its 18th annual ranking of the best analysts in 44 industries. The survey includes interviews of the top-ranked analyst in each industry. A search of the Wall Street Journal (P...

May 25, 2010 - 3:22 pm

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May 19, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Work will begin in the Library May 20th to reduce the level of lighting in specific parts of our building.  We'll be disabling some ceiling light panels, resulting in an alternating off/on pattern.  This on/off pattern has been in place for many, many years on most of the third floor and has been a great success.  Applying this pattern to the fourth floor, and a few other locations in the buil...

May 12, 2010 - 10:42 am
Mobile site

The Library's Web site has gone mobile!  Check out our new beta mobile Web site on your mobile device.  We are in the beginning stages of developing the site.  If you have suggestions for content that you would like to be able to access with your mobile device let us know!

Watch for more infor...

May 12, 2010 - 10:18 am

Want to print out a page from Rod Library's Web site but don't want all the extra stuff, like menus, to appear on the printout?  Now you can!  On each Web page on our site, excluding the homepage, you'll now find a new feature called "Printer-Friendly Pages".   The link will appear on the right side of each page.


May 07, 2010 - 10:12 am

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

May 06, 2010 - 2:32 pm

 The latest update to Panther Prowler includes the ability to automatically recognize when users are connecting with mobile devices and to switch to a mobile interface accordingly. Check it out:

May 03, 2010 - 1:21 pm

This week is your last chance to take the Government Documents Survey!  The survey will close at the end of the day on Friday, May 7th.

Rod Library is currently evaluating the government documents collection, its usage, and how the collection might evolve in the future. In doing so, we request your input on this short survey. Your answers will be confidential and anonymous.

To take the survey, click...

April 30, 2010 - 12:45 pm

Rod Library has added a many-featured scanner that can be used at no charge. It is located on the bottom floor, near the Multiservice Center. Scanned images can be saved to a flash drive or emailed to your account. A research paper, for example, can be scanned in a text format and opened in Microsoft Word. This page has more details.

April 28, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Beginning Wednesday, April 28, Rod Library will offer extended building hours to accomodate students preparing for end of the semester tests and projects.  Good luck everyone!

April 28 - 29 Wednesday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.