Dean Chris Cox accepted the 2016 ALA Gale Cengage Learning Financial Development Award on behalf of Rod Library in Orlando at the American Library Association National Conference this past week. The award is presented annually to a library organization for exhibiting meritorious achievements in carrying out a project to secure new funding resources for a public or academic library. Rod Library won this year’s award for creating a crowdfunding campaign and video for the Surface Hub last fall.
More than a new look and feel…. The UNI Museum is updating its webpage for the Center for the History of Rural Iowa Education and Culture. According to UNI Museum curator, Nathan Arndt, “Our primary goal is to make access to historical information and artifacts easier.
Two single occupancy gender inclusive restrooms are now available on the first floor of the library near the south stairs. The restrooms are located in rooms 135 and 136. In addition, one restroom also includes a baby changing station.
Rod Library has been named as the Gale Cengage Learning Financial Development Award recipient! The award will be presented at the annual ALA Award Ceremony on Sunday June 26 in at the ALA Annual Conference in Orlando. The award is presented annually to a library organization for exhibiting meritorious achievements in carrying out a project to secure new funding resources for a public or academic library.
Celebrate Earth Month with recycled art!
Visit the Friends of the UNI Museum store April 22 @ 9:30 in the Learning commons as they sell fair trade objects from across the world including jewelry, textiles and, artwork.