Library News

February 21, 2017

Current NU Student and Dr. Jay Walker Co-Author Article

Allyssa A. Wadsworth, a Niagara University senior double-majoring in economics and mathematics, and Dr. Jay K. Walker, assistant professor of economics, co-authored Religiosity and the Impact of Religious Secondary Schooling in Journal of School Choice: International Research and Reform.     read on →

February 13, 2017

Dr. Teresa Publishes Article

Dr. Carrie Teresa, assistant professor of communication studies, published A “Varied or Intense Existence”: Public Commemoration of Boxing Champion Jack Johnson in Howard Journal of Communications.  read on →

February 7, 2017

Films on Demand Adds 197 New Streaming Video Titles

The Films on Demand streaming video database recently added 197 new titles to its collection. You may view the new titles here.  read on →

February 3, 2017

Dr. Barnwell Publishes Article

Dr. Michael Barnwell, associate professor of philosophy, published Soul-Making Theodicy and Compatibilism: New Problems and a New Interpretation in International Journal for Philosophy of Religion.   read on →

February 2, 2017

Drs. Goacher and Vermette Co-Author Article With Colleagues

Dr. Robyn E. Goacher, assistant professor of chemistry, and Dr. Paul J. Vermette, professor of education, co-authored Using a Practical Instructional Development Process to Show That Integrating Lab and Active Learning Benefits Undergraduate Analytical Chemistry with Cynthia M. Kline from PLS 3rd... read on →

January 23, 2017

Dr. Tutka Co-Authors Article

Dr. Patrick Tutka, assistant professor in the College of Hospitality & Tourism Management, published A Conceptual Model on the Process of Innovation Diffusion Through a Historical Review of the United States Armed Forces and their Bowl Games in Sport Management Review with Dr. Chad Seifried... read on →

January 4, 2017

127 New Films Added to Films on Demand Database

Films on Demand recently added 127 new films to its collection. You may view the list here.  read on →

January 3, 2017

Susan Clements Published in Nursing Anthology

"Swabbing Tubby" by Susan Clements, coordinator of community relations in the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, appears in a new anthology called Reflections on Nursing: 80 Inspiring Stories on the Art and Science of Nursing.  American Journal of Nursing first published the piece in... read on →

January 3, 2017

Undergraduate Student Publishes Novel

Rachael Ruszkowski, a Niagara University marketing and communications major, recently published Roses from Angels, a novel about a high school girl trying to cope with the death of her twin sister.  read on →

December 15, 2016

Library Satisfaction Survey Update

Thank you to everyone who participated in the recent Library Satisfaction Survey. Technical problems ended it early, but we did just award the two Amazon gift certificates and have rescheduled the survey for April. read on →

December 12, 2016

Dr. Durfee Publishes Two Book Reviews

Dr. Michael Durfee, assistant professor of history, reviewed On "The Wire" and Let Us Fight as Free Men: Black Soldiers and Civil Rights for The Journal of American Culture.  Both books are in the Library's collection:On "The Wire" Let Us Fight as Free Men: Black Soldiers and Civil Rights read on →

December 6, 2016

Dr. Tutka Co-Authors Article in Sport History Review

Dr. Patrick Tutka, assistant professor in the College of Hospitality & Tourism Management, published "Southern Methodist University Football and the Stadia: Moving toward Modernization" in Sport History Review with Dr. Chad Seifried from Louisiana State University. Here is the abstract:"The... read on →

November 17, 2016

Dr. Lorraine Keller Publishes Article

Dr. Lorraine Keller, senior lecturer of philosophy, published Against Naturalized Cognitive Propositions in Erkenntnis. read on →

November 8, 2016

Dr. Risk Quoted in Buffalo News Article

Dr. Shannon Risk, associate professor of history, was quoted in a Buffalo News article about Niagara County's Belva Lockwood, the first woman to campaign for president of the United States.   read on →

November 1, 2016

Dr. Polka, NU Alumni, and Colleague Publish Article

Dr. Walter S. Polka, professor of professional programs and coordinator of the Ph.D. program in leadership and policy, co-authored Catholic School Principals’ Decision-Making and Problem-Solving Practices During Times ofChange and Uncertainty: A North American Analysis with NU alumni Rosina... read on →