Rod Cast - News and Events

January 14, 2010 - 9:40 am

Need a break from the textbooks? The Browsing Room, located on your right as you enter the library, is home to a small selection of recent and classic fiction, popular non-fiction, and literary journals. The CFPL @ UNI collection, a small selection of popular fiction and non-fiction titles from the Cedar Falls Public Library, is located along the south wall. In the upcoming weeks the Browsing room will also provide acc...

January 13, 2010 - 2:33 pm

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

December 21, 2009 - 1:00 pm

The Library will be open during the break between fall and spring semesters. 

December 21-24 (Mon.-Thurs.): 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
December 25, 2009 - January 3, 2010: Closed
January 4-8 (Mon.-Fri.): 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
January 9 (Sat.): 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m.
January 10 (Sun.): 12:00 noon - 9:00 p.m.


December 17, 2009 - 1:32 pm

CHANGE IS COMING! After the fall semester, you will need to use your CatID to access library research databases like Academic Search Elite, JSTOR, and Panther Prowler from off campus.

December 14, 2009 - 2:54 pm

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This video shows you how to distinguish between scholarly journal and popular magazine.

December 08, 2009 - 4:38 pm

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

November 19, 2009 - 10:38 am

The ABI/INFORM (ProQuest) database has been enhanced recently with several hundred country reports and data from the Economist Intelligence Unit and Oxford Analytica. They can be viewed by clicking the Browse tab after logging on to ABI/INFORM Complete. Look under the Country Reports Heading. Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Country Data, for example, "contains 370 economic variables over a 50 year period (198...

November 18, 2009 - 7:15 pm

Watch the video of the first ever Cedar Valley Hunger Games at the UNI library! On October 24th, 2pm-7am, 8 teams were locked in the library and had to undergo amazing physical and mental feats.

Only 1 team survived!

November 17, 2009 - 12:24 pm

Rod Library is now on Facebook! Take a look at our Facebook page!  We have photos, YouTube videos, events, specialized search boxes and much more! Become a fan today!

November 14, 2009 - 8:53 am