Rod Library recently added this database as a result of a contract change negotiated by the State Library of Iowa.
It contains the full text of about 400 periodicals, about 450 reference books, numerous small business "how to" videos, and several hundred industry reports from Datamonitor. It's listed under Databases A-Z on the Rod Library home page and also from this direct link: /gateway/owl/small-business-reference-center
Open Access Week is a global event now entering its fifth year. “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." More details are at this address: http://www.openaccessweek.org/
From October through December 2011, Rod Library, in conjunction with the Cedar Falls and Waterloo Public Libraries, will be hosting the traveling exhibit, Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine, that explores the roots behind the magic and wonder of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. Join us in celebrating its arrival by participating in our Harry Potter inspired events listed below, all of which are free and open to the public!
State of Iowa Consolidated Plan for Housing & Community Development
2012 Annual Action Plan - Draft
Announcement of Availability
Pumpkin Spice Coffee is a delicious coffee enhanced by the creamy pumpkin spice flavors of autumn. Always a seasonal favorite. Available for a limited time.
Join Rod Library, in conjunction with the Cedar Falls Public Library and the Waterloo Public Library, in welcoming the coming of Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine, an exhibit meant to teach the real history behind the magical world of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. Help us celebrate by taking part in the many Harry Potter themed events we have going on from October through December!
Eating snack foods in the Library has been allowed for several months now. However we have had questions from students, faculty and staff about what types of foods are considered snack foods and what kinds are not. To help everyone with this quandary we updated the Library's Food and Drink Policy to include more specific examples of foods that are OK to eat in the building.