Please consider donating books you no longer need to raise funds for Room to Read, an organization focused on increasing literacy rates across the world. You can drop off your textbooks/books in the Rod Library lobby or the Schindler Education Center lobby in the green cardboard bins now through April 22.
Join your friends at Rod Library as we celebrate National Library Week, with games, contests, and other special events. Special events will be posted in our blog and on our events calendar!
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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,
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:
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
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.