Faculty and Emeritus Study Rooms

Faculty study rooms are available on the third and fourth floors.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/services/study-areas/faculty-emeritus

Information Desk

The Information Desk is located on the main floor of the library. The desk is staffed by student assistants during almost all hours that the library is open. Student assistants help with basic OneSearch, library catalog, and database searches. They also can give directions, and are well informed about basic information related to the library and university.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/services/information-desk

Forms for Faculty

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/info-for/faculty/forms

Coming Soon ... UNI ScholarWorks

Rod Library is moving forward with the development of UNI's new institutional repository, UNI ScholarWorks. The purpose of UNI ScholarWorks is to collect, preserve and make available the digital research and creative and scholarly output from the UNI community.  

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/research-help/databases/uni-scholarworks

From the Dean

Welcome to Rod Library! We are a staff of experts dedicated to providing you with the information resources and services you need when and where you need them.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/about-us/from-the-dean

Library Instruction

The librarians of the UNI Rod Library can teach focused or general library instruction sessions designed to meet the specific needs of your class.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/services/library-instruction

Multipurpose Room (Room 324)

The Multipurpose room is available for groups or individuals affiliated with the university who need a presentation practice area or a larger space for group work. The room is located on the 3rd floor and has a computer with all Microsoft Office products, a projector and a stereo receiver with speakers, a DVD/VCR and an Elmo. The room has 12 tables and will seat 30. The room can be booked or reserved in advance for up to a 3 hour session. If the room is not booked it is available on demand for a 2 hour check out with one 1 hour renewal option. 

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/services/study-areas/multipurpose-room


A complete listing of all library policies.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/about-us/policies

Rod Library Tours

The Library offers tours to UNI classes and groups.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/rod-library-tours

Recommend a Purchase

Help us keep our collections current and relevant by recommending books for purchase

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/about-us/contact/recommend-purchase

Schedule a Research Consultation

Individual students and faculty can request extensive assistance with a research project by scheduling a research consultation with a librarian.

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/research-help/consultation


UNISTAR is Rod Library's online catalog, for finding books and other physical materials in the library.  The catalog also contains materials from other partner libraries within the Cedar Valley Library Consortium. 

Learn More at ⇒ library.uni.edu/research-help/databases/unistar

Need research help? Ask us!