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Sharing the Results: You Talk. We Listen. We All Win!

09/18/2013 - In the spring of 2013, Rod Library conducted the LibQUAL+ survey, better known as "You Talk. We Listen. We All Win!" We asked the campus community to tell us how well we are doing as a library, what we could improve upon, and to give us insight into what the UNI campus community expects ...Read more

September 2013 Student of the Month

09/16/2013 - Michelle is the Rod Library’s Student of the Month for September 2013. Michelle is from Guttenberg, Iowa, located on the mighty Mississippi. She initially came to UNI as an Elementary Education major, but soon found a new calling and is pursuing a Public Administration major, with a Human ...Read more

July 2013 Student of the Month

07/24/2013 - Congratulations to our July Student Employee of the Month, Susanna! Susanna has worked here at the Rod Library for just about two years. She has worked primarily for the Library Information Technologies Department but last summer she also worked in Technical Services. Her responsibilities ...Read more

June 2013 Student of the Month

06/28/2013 - Emily is the Rod Library’s Student of the Month for June 2013. Emily is from Dysart, Iowa, and says she has been thinking about a teaching career since she was in fifth grade. She initially came to UNI as an Elementary Education major. After taking a few education courses, Emily decided to ...Read more

April 2013 Student of the Month

04/08/2013 - Emily is the Rod Library’s Student of the Month for April 2013. Emily is from Aurora, Iowa, and is pursuing an Elementary Education degree, with a minor in Literacy. She says she can’t pinpoint when she decided on a teaching career, just that she has wanted to teach for as long as she ...Read more

March 2013 Student of the Month

03/08/2013 - Troy is the Rod Library Student of the Month for March 2013. He has been working in the Technical Services - Cataloging Section since January 2011 and was hired to work on the documents withdrawal project. He has been involved with the withdrawal of over 34,000 government documents since the ...Read more

Find business information on other countries

02/20/2013 - Did you know..... Rod Library offers databases with business information about other countries and their companies, industries, and markets? ABI/Inform Complete, for example, provides reports from Business Monitor International, Economist Intelligence Unit, and Oxford Analytica. Give ABI/ ...Read more

February 2013 Student of the Month

02/18/2013 - Zach is the Rod Library Student of the Month for February 2013. He graduated from Washington High School in Washington, Iowa, in 2006, and his hometown is Brighton, Iowa. He is a 2nd-year graduate student at UNI majoring in creative writing, and is planning on graduating in the Fall of 2013. Zach ...Read more

December 2012 Student of the Month

12/07/2012 - Meet Faithe, Rod Library’s December Student of the Month. Faithe has worked in the Technical Services department for three years.  She is a junior with double majors in Music Education and Math Education. Her job responsibilities include working on withdrawn items and searching for lost ...Read more

Dave Hoing's Story to be Reprinted in Best-of-the-Year...

11/12/2012 - Dave Hoing's two part short story, "Plainview," a literary piece loosely based on the real-life unsolved murders of three girls in and near Waverly in the 1970s, will be reprinted in The Interrogator and Other Criminally Good Fiction.  Other authors in the ...Read more


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