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University of Northern Iowa. Rod Library--Planning; Library buildings--Iowa--Cedar Falls--Planning; Libraries--Space utilization--Iowa--Cedar Falls;


The purpose of this Feasibility Study is to provide a Vision for the future of Rod Library. This vision is to clarify needs of the library, incorporate trends in library design, develop a building program based on floors and anticipated functions, and develop a phasing strategy with an estimate of cost.

The Feasibility Study builds on Rod Library’s Strategic Plan of leadership and innovation for the future by transforming opportunities into reality. The new and innovative spaces proposed will offer a dynamic learner-centered place to engage knowledge that will allow Rod Library to maintain its tradition of excellence while enabling it to embrace change. The Feasibility Study provides the foundation for the design of a future library that is inspirational, collaborative, flexible, adaptable, and sustainable - becoming a Blueprint for the Rod Library of tomorrow.


Rod Library

Original Date

Spring 1-7-2014


UNI ScholarWorks, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa



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Low Ink Version Fesibility Study Report.pdf (26718 kB)
Low Ink Version - Fesibility Report



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