School's back in session and time to learn a new skill or get a new job. Try one of our FREE database sites that can help you reach your goals to:
- Learn a musical instrument
- Learn a language
- Learn to code or program a computer or website
- Study for the SAT, ACT, or other tests
- Or explore MANY other topics
Our online catalog offers more than just titles, call numbers, and availability. We also include 1st chapters, synopses, series info, and author background along with a few other options for most of our collection.
These additions to our catalog entries include:
Have a favorite author? Want to find out more about them and the books they have written? Try our new Author Check service.
Ever wondered what are the newest books, DVDs, CDs, and audiobooks are that the library has purchased? Try our New Book Alerts service and find out.
You can take the library with you wherever you go through the use of Library Anywhere, a mobile application that lets you use the library on your smart phone or other web-capable device. Keep track of your due dates easily with this application, search Rodman Library's catalog, place holds, renew items, and more. Users can also find library hours and locations, including bookmobile stops, send questions to library staff members, and find information about events happening at the library. You can now have access to all of this right from your phone.
Library Anywhere has a special application for iPhones (iPads,etc.) and Androids, and a universal version for Blackberry and all other web-enabled devices. Simply search for Library Anywhere in the app store (or equivalent) on your phone and download the application for free. Those not using iPhones or Android phones can find the app by visiting https://www.libanywhere.com/m/286.
- Monday-Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
- Thursday & Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support the Friends of Rodman Public Library. Come in to the Chipotle at 1630 State St, Suite A, Alliance, on Monday August 10, from 4 to 8 p.m.
“Imagine Your Story” is the theme of Rodman Public Library’s 2020 Adult, Teen, and Children’s Summer Reading Program. The program is now underway and runs through Saturday, August 1. This year, participants will register and track their reading online. All participants, regardless of age, may sign up online at https://rodmanlibrary.beanstack.org/ or by downloading the Beanstack app. For tutorials on how to register, visit our YouTube page.
Rodman Library invites you to join us for our online book club “Books & Coffee.” The next book club meeting will be on Thursday, August 20 at 10:30 a.m. The selected title will be Caroline: Little House, Revisited by Sarah Miller. Copies are available at the Main and Branch libraries or digitally through Hoopla and Overdrive/Libby. If you would like to participate in the discussion, send your email address to email@example.com. You will receive a link on how to connect via Zoom.