As unrest and upheaval grip our world today, the United States has seen an unprecedented surge of unaccompanied minors entering the country unlawfully and alone. Enrique’s Journey: The Story of a Boy’s Dangerous Odyssey to Reunite with His Mother, the award-winning novel by Sonia Nazario, explores one teen’s true story of traveling more than 1,600 miles to reunite with his mother.
Have you visited the Youth Collection lately?
You don’t need to be an Education major to take advantage of the amazing tree room, relaxing rocking chairs, unique squishy floor tiles, and award-winning children’s and young adult books.
Overcoming Obstacles to Create Positive Change
The Rod Library will be hosting Dr. Jeffrey S. Copeland in our newly renovated Scholarspace on the 3rd Floor @ 4pm February 24th. All are welcome to attend.
If you are taking Children's Literature (LIT ED 1044) this semester, you may want digital copies of these materials we've created to help with your Book Review Project. You can also get them from the Youth Services desk when our staff are here.
The New Asylums: Mental Illness and the Criminal Justice System
February 17, 2016 @ 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. ~ Center for Multicultural Education, Maucker Union, UNI
Due to weather this event is being rescheduled for Wednesday Feb 10 from 9:00 am- 11:30 am.
February means Blind Date with a Book at Rod Library!
Seeking a little adventure in your reading this year?
Rod Library can make that happen.
This week we launched library login capability to the public; this was necessary for allowing users to track 3D print requests. Over time, we'll look to add additional connectivity services 'single sign on' experience for many library services.
For users who regularly send in forms through the library website, filling them out while logged in, will allow some fields (like name and e-mail address) to pre-populate...saving you time in submission.
Reaching for Higher Ground, Common Read: ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, by Piper Kerman