Category Archives: online

Get Videos Into Your Online Course

The library has tons of great videos on all kinds of subjects from our streaming video databases: Films on Demand, American History in Video, World History in Video and Theater in Video. You can find them all at Faculty who … Continue reading

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History Lovers Rejoice! Two new history databases

The study of history is one of the richest and most rewarding pursuits of human knowledge, IMHO. The problem is textbooks don’t always tell the story in a way that gets us very excited. Ever wish you could cut through … Continue reading

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RaiderNet now available

Access to RaiderNet has been restored. Life is good.

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RaiderNet is down, but you can still get to your online classes

RaiderNet will be unavailable Saturday, March 6th until Friday, March 12 for system upgrades. You can still access your online classes in Momentum at You can also read your Roane State email at

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Coming Soon: LexisNexis Academic!!

People who know me know how much I dislike the exclamation point. But this news deserves it!! Your library is subscribing to LexisNexis Academic. This is a very powerful, one-stop research shop for many of the programs and courses offered … Continue reading

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Another 3,179 eBooks for you to enjoy

We’ve just added another 3,179 titles to our NetLibrary eBook collection. This brings our total eBook collection up to 63,073. NetLibrary specializes in academic publishers, offering the kind of content you need to teach and study well. Publishers include McGraw-Hill, … Continue reading

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New Library Service: Online Chat

Your Roane State Libraries are now offering research assistance online through our Ask Us Now chat service. Our chat service lets Roane State students and employees ask real-time questions and get real-time answers from professional librarians no matter where you … Continue reading

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