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Who Benefits?: Preserving and Making Available an Institution's Digital Research and Creative and Scholarly Output

Rod Library has partnered with the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, and Center for Academic Ethics to sponsor a campus presentation by Stephanie Davis-Kahl, Scholarly Communication Librarian and Associate Professor at Illinois Wesleyan University, scheduled for Thursday, April 16,

Tech Tip: Multiple Chrome 'Personas'

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 multiple 'users' so that you can be logged into separate accounts at the same time. Here's an example of how it works:

New Collection Available: Janet McClain Papers, 1980-2010

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 students to campus to earn their professional teaching credentia

UNI United Way children's book drive

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 community's children achieve their potential. Donate new and/or gently used children's books for ages birth through 4th grade. 

Pay It Forward

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 renovate the youth collection. See more here


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