Hours

In addition to the hours posted, Rod Library has special hours on certain dates.  View our Exam, Holiday and Interim Hours Schedule for details.

Rod Library Main Building
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Thurs 7am - Midnight * 7am - 5pm*
Friday 7am - 7pm 7am - 5pm*
Saturday 10am - 5pm CLOSED
Sunday 2pm - Midnight CLOSED
* The Library Services Desk (main floor) opens at 7:00am Mon-Fri; other desks & offices are open per the hours listed below. Research consultations for extensive assistance can be scheduled by using a request form or by contacting individual librarians directly. Patrons may check out materials and enter the building until ten minutes to the closing time.
Dean's Office - (319) 273-2737
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm 7:30am - 4:30pm
Ask Us! Chat System
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Thu 7:30am - Midnight 7:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm CLOSED
Sunday 2:00pm - Midnight CLOSED
Digital Media Hub Desk - Equipment Checkout - (319) 273-2945
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Friday 11:00am-3:00pm Closed but equipment may be reserved and checked out
Saturday 3:00pm-5:00pm  
Sunday 5:00pm-7:00pm  
Digital Media Hub Desk - Media Production and Advising - (319) 273-2945
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Friday 10:00am-5:00pm Closed but equipment may be reserved and checked out
Saturday 12:00pm-5:00pm  
Sunday 5:00pm-10:00pm  
Fine and Performing Arts Collection Help Desk - (319) 273-6252
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Thu 9:00am - 11:00pm 9:00am - 4:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm 9:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday 2:00pm - 11:00pm CLOSED
During the hours that the FPAC Help Desk is not staffed, patrons may obtain reference assistance from the Information Desk on the second floor, and check out Fine and Performing Arts materials at the Circulation Desk.   See the Fine & Performing Arts Collection page for Interim Schedule.
Interlibrary Loan - (319) 273-2912
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED CLOSED
IT Library Support Desk
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Thu 7:00am - 11:50pm CLOSED
Friday 7:00am - 6:50pm CLOSED
Saturday 10:00am - 4:50pm CLOSED
Sunday 2:00pm - 11:50pm CLOSED
Resource Management - (319) 273-7255
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 5:00pm
Visitors needing assistance when we are not staffed should visit the Information Desk located on the second (main) floor of the library, or e-mail jeanne.little@uni.edu.
Special Collections & University Archives - (319) 273-7295
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Thurs 9:00am - 5:00pm 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm
Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm
Saturday CLOSED CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED​ CLOSED
During the summer session, appointments in SC&UA can be made from 9 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday by emailing libarchives@uni.edu.
UNI Museum Exhibits - (319) 273-2188
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Thurs 7:00am - Midnight 7:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 7:00am - 7:00pm 7:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm CLOSED
Sunday 2:00pm - Midnight CLOSED
UNI Museum Staff are available for questions 7:30 am - 5:00 pm on weekdays. The Marshall Center School is open by appointment; call to arrange
Youth Collections Service Desk - (319) 273-6166
Day Fall/Spring Session Summer Session
Mon-Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm 8:00am - 4:30pm
Visitors needing assistance when we are not staffed should visit the Information Desk located on the second (main) floor of the library.
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