Monthly Archives: March 2011

Articles on Nuclear Power from Salem Press

During the past weeks, Japan’s earthquake, the resulting tsunami and damage to several of the country’s nuclear power plants have brought this energy source to the news. The benefits, challenges and dangers of nuclear energy have been much discussed. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Meet Terri Hallman, library’s newest team member

A quick, belated welcome to Roane State Library’s newest employee, Terri Hallman. Terri joined library staff on March 1 as Library Assistant II. She will be in charge of Roane campus library serials, faculty reserves and more. She holds a … Continue reading

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Special hours for Thursday, March 31

The Roane and Oak Ridge campus libraries will open late on Thursday, March 31 due to Academic Festival. Oak Ridge campus library hours on Thursday: 12pm to 6:30pmRoane campus library hours on Thursday: 1pm to 6:30pm Normal hours resume on … Continue reading

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Logophiles rejoice! New and improved Oxford English Dictionary available online

Word lovers agree — the Oxford English Dictionary is super sweet. The only thing better than browsing the 20+ volumes on the shelf is browsing online. If you’ve never explored Roane State Library’s Oxford English Dictionary online, now’s a great … Continue reading

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Raidernet Library Page Makeover

The Raidernet Library tab has had a makeover. With all of the physical renovations going on at the library, we decided to have a virtual renovation too. We have organized the RaiderNet library page to help students and faculty locate … Continue reading

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Construction in Roane campus library. Again? Yes, again!

Some people go to the beach for Spring Break. We tear down walls. Roane State’s facilities are hard at work on Week Two of a renovation project on the Roane campus library 2nd floor. The project helps the college get … Continue reading

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"One City, One Book – Oak Ridge" 2011 Book Group Invitation

Coffey Library on the Oak Ridge Campus will be hosting the annual “One City, One Book – Oak Ridge” book group at 2 pm on Tuesday, March 15. The book being discussed this year is Adventures of an H-Bomb Mechanic: … Continue reading

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