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Digital Scholarship Services

Overview

Rod Library's Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) partners with faculty, students, and staff to advance research, teaching, and creative expression in the digital age. DSS manages content, infrastructure, and user interfaces for all stages of the research lifecycle, including research planning, execution, dissemination, discovery, preservation, and impact. We showcase the intellectual vitality of the University by managing Northern Iowa's institutional repository and digital collections, digitizing materials, assisting in planning and implementing scholarly digital projects, and providing support for the scholarly communication. We accept a broad range of content from the Northern Iowa community. 

What We Do

  • Share your work through our digital publishing platforms
  • Preserve your scholarship and data
  • Make your work more visible 
  • Navigate copyright and Open Access

UNI ScholarWorks                                    Digital Collections

From the RodCast Blog

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Over 300,000 Downloads - UNI Student, Faculty, and Staff Success Highlighted in UNI ScholarWorks

Posted 03/28/2018 UNI Scholarworks, UNI's institutional repository reaches a milestone of 10,000 works with over 300,000 downloads. UNI ScholarWorks highlights UNI faculty, staff and student success by collecting, preserving and making digital research and scholarly output more accessible. The repository ...Read more
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UNI Celebrates Open Education Week, March 5-9

Posted 03/06/2018 What is it? This week is Open Education Week, a yearly celebration designed to raise awareness about open educational resources. Open educational resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials that are free to read and reuse. Examples of OER include videos, problem sets, slides, and ...Read more
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UNI ScholarWorks: Improving Availability for Two Iowa Journals

Posted 12/18/2017   Rod Library has started adding both the Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science (JIAS) and the Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science (PIAS) to UNI ScholarWorks. This joint effort between the Iowa Academy of Science, headquartered on the UNI campus, and Rod Library will eventually ...Read more
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Open in order to.....Open Access Week 2017

Posted 10/17/2017 Open Access Week is a global event that allows academic and research communities to learn about and share the benefits of Open Access (OA).   What is Open Access? Open Access is a growing international movement that uses the Internet to throw open the locked doors that once hid knowledge ...Read more
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UNI Students Saved $129,715 in Open Textbooks Adoptions Last Year

Posted 10/05/2017 Savings at UNI The costs of college is going up every year, and it's not just tuition that weighs on student's minds and bank accounts. According to the College Board, undergraduates spend an average of $1,200 on textbooks annually. Faced with these costs, the academic impact is seen in ...Read more
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