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Tech Tip: Multiple Chrome 'Personas'

Tech Tip: Multiple Chrome 'Personas'

02/20/2015 - Here's a handy browser trick: do you juggle multiple user accounts and logins for the same web services (like Google, Twitter, and Facebook), due to school and work obligations?  Does your browser get really jumbled as a result?     Chrome allows you to create ...Read more
New Collection Available: Janet McClain Papers, 1980-2010

New Collection Available: Janet McClain Papers, 1980-2010

02/20/2015 - Professor McClain was a long-time faculty member of the Malcolm Price Laboratory School and the UNI College of Education.  Professor McClain was a leading voice for diversity on campus.  For many years she headed the Minorities in Education program, which brought a large number of ...Read more
Google Scholar from the homepage!

Google Scholar from the homepage!

02/18/2015 - Great news!  Since Google Scholar is a key research discovery tool, we've linked it right from the library more clicking through to the Database A-Z index.    Clicking the "Google Scholar" button  will take you to Rod Library ...Read more
"Kierkegaard, The Great Granddaddy of Existentialism: What Makes Life Worth Living?"

"Kierkegaard, The Great Granddaddy of Existentialism: What Makes Life Worth Living?"

02/17/2015 - The UNI Museum has partnered with the Jerry Soneson, professor in philosophy and world religions, to present  "Kierkegaard, The Great Granddaddy of Existentialism: What Makes Life Worth Living?" Friday, February 20, 2015 at 4:00 pm. Soneson will seek to make sense of the ...Read more

UNI United Way children's book drive

02/17/2015 - Help us support a cause very dear to our heart here at Rod Library!  Research has shown that in low-income neighborhoods, the ratio of age-appropriate books per child is 1 book per 300 children.   Please join us in supporting literacy efforts in the Cedar Valley, and helping our ...Read more
Pay It Forward

Pay It Forward

02/17/2015 - Pay It Forward Week! February 16-20. Look for banners hung across campus showing the impact of donor support for UNI and our students. One of the banners is located here in the Learning Commons, on the south wall of the lounge area by the east entrance.  Rod Library received $250,000 to ...Read more


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