Rod Cast - News and Events

March 11, 2010 - 4:31 pm

Rod Library recently subscribed to a package of databases called Web of Knowledge. One feature of this package is called EndNote Web. EndNote Web is a tool that can be used to collect, organize, and format up to 10,000 references in your own passworded account. The references can be arranged by groups that correspond to your research interests. Refere...

March 11, 2010 - 12:01 pm

 Have you seen the perfect image in a journal that you know will give your paper the "wow" factor, if you could only figure out a way to insert it?  Well give it the “KIC” it needs with the Rod Library’s new Knowledge Imaging Center, located on the 1st floor next to the Photocopy Center. This walk-up scanning unit will scan in black & white...

March 04, 2010 - 6:05 pm

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

February 19, 2010 - 9:35 am

Rod Library recently subscribed to ISI's Web of Knowledge. This is the overall name for a group of databases that includes Web of Science and Journal Citation Reports. This subscription is possible because of factors such as a price reduction, cancellation of the the print Socia...

February 18, 2010 - 12:55 pm

The African American Read-In will take place on Monday, February 22, 2010 in the Youth Collection on the 3rd floor of Rod Library. It will begin at 9:30 a.m. and run until 1 p.m. Jan Spivey Gilchrist is an award-winning author/illustrator and UNI alumna. She will be doing three rotating workshops with students (grades 1-2) during which she will draw.

February 10, 2010 - 4:29 pm

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This video provides an introductory tour about the library's collections and services.

February 05, 2010 - 5:16 pm

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

January 31, 2010 - 9:51 pm

Tax time is coming upon us again!  You can find federal information and forms online at the IRS website.  For Iowa, paper forms are located on the 2nd floor by the Reference Desk.  Online information and forms for Iowa can be found on the Iowa Department of Revenue website.  If you need any assistance locating tax forms, please...

January 25, 2010 - 4:23 pm

The Biological Abstracts database, previously available to Library patrons on the Ovid platform, is now accessible through the ISI Web of Knowledge database package.  The database may be searched alone or in combination with other resources that are part of the Web of Knowledge package to which the Library subscribes. 

January 19, 2010 - 10:23 am

ProQuest® will be performing infrastructure maintenance on January 30, 2010. A twelve (12) hour maintenance window will be required for this maintenance. The window will take place from Saturday, January 30, 2010, at 9:00 CST to Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 1:00 CST.

The following products will be unavailable during these windows:

  • ProQuest platform products, P...