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Herb Hake Exhibit

UNI Museum presents Right Side Up: The Life & Art of Herb Hake, local television, radio personality and cartoon artist.

September 2017 - August 2018, UNI Museum

Open Textbooks

"I am a huge advocate for open textbook sourcing at UNI..." -Jamal White, Student Body President

Value in Open Textbooks

“One college cost that is often overlooked is the cost of textbooks...” -Tristan Bernhard, Student Body Vice President


Over 17,000 videos, now available through Kanopy, an on-demand web-based digital video delivery service licensed by Rod Library.

Textures of UNI

Rod Library is hosting a photo exhibit and competition for UNI Student Organizations during December and January. An Audience Choice Award will be given based on the votes received in a ballot box at the exhibit.

Through January 31, Learning Commons

Pvt Tolkatchev at the Gates of Hell

The UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education and the UNI Museum present an exhibit to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Jan. 22 - Feb. 1, UNI Museum
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  • Infamy : the shocking story of the Japanese American internment in World War II cover image
  • Numbers : their tales, types, and treasures cover image
  • The family tree : a lynching in Georgia, a legacy of secrets, and my search for the truth cover image
  • Pushout : the criminalization of Black girls in schools cover image
  • Hitler's art thief : Hildebrand Gurlitt, the Nazis, and the looting of Europe's treasures cover image
  • The Jemima code : two centuries of African American cookbooks cover image
  • A nation of nations : a great American immigration story cover image
  • The English and their history cover image
  • The Wright brothers cover image
  • Scarlet women : the scandalous lives of courtesans, concubines, and royal mistresses cover image
  • Words without music : a memoir cover image

From the RodCast Blog

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Technology Updates: You Asked, We Listened

Posted 01/19/2018 Have you ever wondered what your Student Technology Fee is used for? Just look around you! This semester, Rod Library has used funds from the Student Technology Fee to purchase and implement new technology around the library at the request of students. The insight students provided to Rod Library ...Read more
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Discover | Connect | Succeed

Posted 01/17/2018 Rod Library has recently created a new tagline that serves as a reminder of our commitment to students at UNI. The tagline represents three main areas Rod Library values. Discover With a collection of 1.2 million volumes, a wide array of online databases, electronic journals, and books, as ...Read more
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Librarians on the Loose

Posted 01/09/2018   There are times when an online search just doesn't cut it. Rod Library knows a key component to student success is the ability to find and evaluate information. While the Internet has undoubtedly made it easier to access information, it has not made it easier to navigate or assess ...Read more
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UNI ScholarWorks: Improving Availability for Two Iowa Journals

Posted 12/18/2017   Rod Library has started adding both the Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science (JIAS) and the Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science (PIAS) to UNI ScholarWorks. This joint effort between the Iowa Academy of Science, headquartered on the UNI campus, and Rod Library will eventually ...Read more
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UNI Museum and Rod Library Partners with Chemistry Students on Tusk Research

Posted 12/12/2017 UNI Museum and Rod Library are supporting student success in a chemistry course this semester by helping students do groundbreaking research on an object held by the museum. An 11-foot long mastodon tusk discovered near Hampton, Iowa in 1933 is the object of study. Students in Dr. Josh Sebree ...Read more
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