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Latest Additions to Rod Library!

RodCast - Most Recent Articles

Help Rod try out Digital Theatre Plus!

05/15/2015 - We have a trial subscription to Digital Theatre Plus until June 5th;  it's like Netflix for plays and other theatre performances, and is a great learning tool for those involved in stage production.   Rod Library is evaluating this service on behalf of UNI, and would love your take on ...Read more

P.E.T.P.A.L.S. (Therapy dogs are coming back!)

04/22/2015 - ...Read more

De-Stressing Activities

04/21/2015 - ...Read more
Comment on Rod Library's 2015-2018 Strategic Plan!

Comment on Rod Library's 2015-2018 Strategic Plan!

04/14/2015 - Are our priorities straight?  Are we headed in the right direction?  We're working on the draft of the Strategic Plan for 2015-2018, and need your input!  As students, faculty, staff, and community users of our services, you have a huge stake in Rod Library's three-year ...Read more

Makerz crafting group - every Friday at noon!

04/10/2015 - Makerz is a weekly group where people can come together and work on creative projects at noon on Fridays under Dichotomy in the Rod Library. It seeks across-campus involvement in order to promote individual creativity. We welcome students, faculty and staff. Makerz aims to become part of the ...Read more

April 2015 Student of the Month

04/09/2015 - Taryn is the Rod Library’s Student of the Month for April 2015. Her hometown is Ackley, Iowa, and she is a Secondary English Teaching major. She has a coaching minor that she would like to put to use on the softball field. Taryn says she was initially undecided about what to pursue at UNI, ...Read more


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