May 2013 RodCast Articles

Pop and Candy Machines Now Accept Credit Cards

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 7:31am - The pop and candy machines located on the first floor of the library now accept the following credit cards:  Discover, American Express, Mastercard, and VISA.  So if a cold drink and snack sounds good and you don't have any cash on you, not to worry - you can just swipe your card!  How cool is that?!?
Foreign Service photo of Nancy Powell

Noteworthy People of UNI - New Digital Collection!

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 2:25pm - Check out our new digital collection titled Noteworthy People of UNI. This collection spotlights a variety of individuals with connections to UNI who have made a distinct mark on the world. Here you can find information about Noteworthy Person - Nancy Powell, who graduated from UNI and was named the first woman Ambassador to India in 2012. More additions of UNI "noteworthy people" will be added to this collection and we welcome your feedback or suggestions!  

Library Email "2nd Notice"

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 3:37pm - If you just received a notice that says "Faculty and P & S Annual Return-2nd Notice" please disregard.  It was sent in error.  Our apologies!! 

New, More Powerful Searching for Articles and More

Monday, May 13, 2013 - 8:30am - Rod Library is now offering a new and improved method to find the information you need for your class assignments and research. Just use the "Articles" tab on the library home page to access the new, more powerful version of Panther Prowler.When you try it out, you should notice right away that the top results are even more relevant to your search than before. This single, quick search finds the best information from almost all of the library's electronic journals and databases, as well as from the library catalog of books, DVDs, CDs, and other physical items.(We believe everyone will benefit from the new Panther Prowler, but for a limited time, you can still access the old version here.)  

Congrats to Graduating Rod Library Student Employees

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 11:37am - Congratulations to Nicole, Kayla, Evan, Lauren, Jessica, Jackie, Alissa, Alison, Alexandra, Sarah, Brennan, Susanna, and Ashley who are graduating this spring or leaving to student teach!  These individuals have worked at Rod Library for a combined 29.5 years! The staff and faculty of Rod Library appreciate all their work and their dedication to the UNI community and wish them all the best as they begin the next phase of their lives. 
photo of "City Mouse" sculpture on UNI grounds

New additions to our Art on Campus digital collection!

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 11:16am - Are you interested in the many beautiful art pieces on display across the UNI campus? Our Art on Campus digital collection features several photos of campus artwork and sculptures that grace the grounds. We've added some interesting new photos, including the "City Mouse" sculpture. CHECK IT OUT!

Congratulations to our iPad mini winner, Chance!

Monday, May 6, 2013 - 2:56pm - Thanks to all of you who participated in Rod Library's You Talk. We Listen. We All Win! survey! We had over 800 respondents, which is fabulous!  We want to congratulate Chance on winning the grand prize of an iPad mini!  The other prize winners have been notified via their UNI email address.  So, be sure to check your UNI e-mail and see if you are a winner!Rod Library will take all of your valuable feedback from the survey so that we can serve you even better in the future!


Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 11:11am -  The May/June 2013 Newsletter is available here. 

May 2013 Exhibits

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 9:31am - For more information about exhibits at Rod Library see our exhibits web page.
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