Library News

Dr. McNab and NU Alumnus Co-Author Conference Paper

  • June 19, 2017

Dr. Anna McNab, associate professor of management, co-authored Use of Mobile Applications in the Quick Service Industry: Implications on Operations, Marketing and Customer Perceptions for the HUMAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION (SIGHCI) section of the 2017 Americas' Conference on Information Systems... read on →

Dr. Cliff Publishes Article With Colleagues

Dr. William Cliff, professor of biology, recently published Development and Validation of the Homeostasis Concept Inventory in CBE—Life Sciences Education (LSE) with colleagues from other institutions.  read on →

Dr. Boxer Publishes Paper

Dr. Laurence Boxer, professor of computer & information sciences, recently published Shy Maps in Topology in arXiv. read on →

Films On Demand Adds 70 New Streaming Video Titles

  • June 1, 2017

The Films on Demand streaming video database recently added 70 new titles to its collection. You may view the new titles here. read on →

Dr. Lisa Williams Co-Authors Article

  • May 31, 2017

Dr. Lisa Williams, associate professor of management, co-authored The Moderating Effect of Employee Political Skill on the Link between Perceptions of a Victimizing Work Environment and Job Performance in the May 2017 issue of Frontiers in Psychology with colleagues from other institutions.  read on →

July Book Club Meeting - Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It

  • May 30, 2017

Join us for an informal discussion of Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It by Chris Voss. Borrow it from your public library or buy it used on Amazon for about $10.The meeting will be held in the Library Rare Book Room on Wednesday, July 26, from 9:30-11 a.m. The... read on →

Collection Highlight: The History of the Circus

  • May 22, 2017

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performed its last show on May 21, bringing an end (after 146 years) to an important piece of Americana.Check out these books on the history of the circus: https://tinyurl.com/k78kohv read on →

David Schoen Receives Adjunct Faculty Teaching Excellence Award

  • April 25, 2017

Congratulations to library director David Schoen on receiving the 2016-17 Adjunct Faculty Teaching Excellence Award from the College of Arts & Sciences. The Library's staff surprised him with a cake this morning.   read on →

Dr. Cliff Co-Authors Book

Dr. William Cliff, professor of biology, co-authored The Core Concepts of Physiology: A New Paradigm for Teaching Physiology, a book published on behalf of the American Physiological Society by Springer, with four colleagues from other institutions.  read on →

Susan Clements Contributes Memoir Piece to Anthology

  • March 31, 2017

Susan Clements, coordinator of community relations in the Castellani Art Museum, contributed a memoir piece called "Summer Soundtrack, 1977" to Dispatches From Lesbian America: 42 Short Stories and Memoir By Lesbian Writers.  read on →

NU Readers Book Club to Meet on April 7

  • March 28, 2017

The NU Readers book club will meet on Friday, April 7, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. to discuss The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson. The Library has several copies of this book.They’ll meet in the Gallagher Center at a table near Tim Horton’s (look for the “NU Readers” sign on the table).All... read on →

Dr. Little Publishes Book

Dr. Joseph Little, associate professor of English, just published Letters From the Other Side of Silence, a spiritual memoir about his search for a meaningful life.  read on →

Computers in Study Rooms on the Second Floor Upgraded

  • March 17, 2017

The computers located in the four study rooms and in the Teacher’s Studio on the second floor have been upgraded. In addition to the standard lab software, Adobe Premiere Elements (video editing) and Adobe Photoshop Elements (image editing) were loaded on those computers. You can reserve rooms via... read on →

Dr. Cassidy Co-Authors Article

  • February 28, 2017

Dr. Michael Cassidy, assistant professor of criminology & criminal justice, published Analyzing Variation in Prior Record Penalties Across Conviction Offenses in Crime & Delinquency with Dr. Jason Rydberg from University of Massachusetts Lowell. read on →

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

  • February 21, 2017

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 →