Rod Cast - News and Events

October 19, 2009 - 12:40 pm

There is a new public Fax service for sending US and International Fax  located at the end of the Interlibrary Loan counter.  Patrons can send a US fax for $1.50 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page.  International fax can be sent for $4.95 for 1st page and $3.45 for each additional page. A credit or debit card is required for use.  Instructions for use are located on the Fax ma...

October 14, 2009 - 3:36 pm

The Duke University Libraries have created several Digital Collections of interest those studying advertising and many other subjects. One of the links on this page is for Advertising and Consumer Culture. It contains several collections of advertisements in various formats, some dating back to the 19th century. Two examples:...

October 13, 2009 - 4:44 pm

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

October 05, 2009 - 3:19 pm

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This video shows you how to use the Google Scholar Cited By feature to find the most recent important articles.

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October 02, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Would you rather not stay up until 4 a.m. finishing your next research paper? The Assignment Calculator is a new tool that can help you plan your work and stay on schedule. At the Assignment Calculator home page, enter the due date and then click the /Calculate Assignment Schedule! / button. You will get a list of 12 steps to complete between the date an assignment is received and when it is due. Each step includes a...

September 28, 2009 - 11:45 am

Banned Books Week “celebrates the freedom to choose or the freedom to express one’s opinion even if that opinion might be considered unorthodox or unpopular.” It emphasizes the “importance of ensuring the availability of those unorthodox or unpopular viewpoints to all who wish to read them.” Banned Books Week is an annual event sponsored by the American Booksellers Association; American Bo...

September 21, 2009 - 3:58 pm

This video shows you how to navigate the new Rod Library website and how to use the new Panther Prowler to find scholary articles.

September 21, 2009 - 3:51 pm
Study Abroad
Study Abroad with UNI - Sponsored by: UNI Study Abroad- Main Floor Display Case located in the Library Lobby.
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September 21, 2009 - 2:44 pm

"On July 1, 2009, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) instituted a major change in the way accounting standards are organized. On that date, the FASB Accounting Standards Codification™ (FASB Codification) became the single official source of authoritative, nongovernmental U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (U.S. GAAP). Now, only one level of authoritative U.S. GAAP exists, other than g...

September 09, 2009 - 3:47 pm

The long awaited charge to u-bill for photocopies is now available on all self-service photocopies in the Rod Library.  Prices are $.10 per page for black/white copies and $.50 for color copies.  Patron can still make copies with cash on the copiers on 1st and 2nd floor of the Library.