Donald Olaf Rod Edit Profile
AB, Luther College, 1938. Bachelor of Library Science, University Michigan, 1940.
Assistant cataloger general library University Michigan, 1938-1940. Assistant, associate librarian Luther College, 1940-1943. Librarian Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, 1943-1953.
Director library services University Northern Iowa, 1953-1986, director emeritus, from 1986. Member advisory committee on library services Iowa Department Public Instruction, 1954-1959. Consultant college library buildings and administration Cons.-examiner North Central Association Colleges and Secondary Schools, since 1973.
Member American Library Association (member council 1961-1965, standards committee, chairman college and university library buildings committee 1970-1971), American Association of University Professors (chairman Iowa conference 1958), Iowa Library Association (president 1957-1958), Lutheran.
Married Elsie Victoria Siemers, June 3, 1944. Children: Michael Olaf, Catherine Marie, John Thomas.