Kate Martin has been appointed to the State Library's Library Services Advisory Panel that will provide input on the reorganization of library services in Iowa mandated under the 2010-2011 educational appropriations bill.
Dean of Library Services Marilyn Mercado retired from the University on June 30, 2011, after more than 22 years of dedicated service to Rod Library and UNI and 10 years as Dean. Rod Library faculty and staff thank her for her years of service and her leadership and wish her well in her retirement. She will be greatly missed!
Rod Library is making available collections of ebooks distributed by the company ebrary. These collections include over 55,000 titles issued by U.S. academic and trade publishers. Most of the titles were published in the last decade. New titles are being added on an ongoing basis.
The Library has been awarded a $220,981 grant by the Roy J.