Library News

February 24, 2015

Dr. Hodges Publishes Mystery Novel

Dr. Shannon Hodges, associate professor of counseling, recently published The Lonely Void: A Bob Gifford Counselor Mystery. The cover description reads: "Dr. Bob Gifford is a counselor and interim director of the Student Health Center at tiny Wells Springs College in the ridiculously remote town of... read on →

February 23, 2015

Dr. Walker and Colleague to Publish Article

Dr. Jay Walker, assistant professor of economics, and Dr. P. Wesley Routon from Middle Tennessee State University are publishing "A Smart Break? College Tenure Interruption and Graduating Student Outcomes" in a forthcoming issue of Education Finance and Policy.  Here is the abstract: "Using data... read on →

February 19, 2015

Library Adds Two Computers to Quieter Area

We understand that you sometimes need to use a computer in a quiet setting to get your work done. All study rooms have computers located in them. Plus, just this month, we added two computers to a quieter area on the second floor. Turn left when you reach the second floor, and walk all the way down... read on →

February 18, 2015

More Wireless Charging Stations Added to the Library

We just added wireless charging stations to each floor of the Library. Because you likely want your phone near where you are working, the chargers are on carts that you can wheel around. This is our second attempt to add chargers. The first batch wasn't robust enough and broke quickly. If these... read on →

February 17, 2015

Father Hubbert Publishes Essay

Rev. Joseph Hubbert, C.M., recently published "Sheehan and Heuser: Collaborating for the Upbuilding of the Church" in Revisiting Canon Sheehan of Doneraile, 1852-1913: Author, Activist, Priest.   read on →

February 12, 2015

Students from the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management Featured in Article

Efforts by about 80 students from the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management to help overhaul the cafeteria at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center are featured in the article, Hospital, University Partner for Innovative Bistro, in the February 9, 2015 issue of Food Management. read on →

February 11, 2015

Dr. Mason and NU Alumnae Publish Article

Dr. Susan Mason, professor of psychology, recently published Oldsters and Ngrams: Age Stereotypes Across Time in Psychological Reports: Sociocultural Issues in Psychology with NU alumnae Clara Kuntz and Celestine McGill.  read on →

February 10, 2015

Dr. Walker and Colleague Publish Discussion Paper

Dr. Jay Walker, assistant professor of economics, and Dr. Michael Jetter from the Universidad EAFIT in Colombia and IZA recently published the IZA discussion paper, Good Girl, Bad Boy: Corrupt Behavior in Professional Tennis.  IZA (Institute for the Study of Labor) is an independent... read on →

February 9, 2015

New Titles Added to Films on Demand Database in January

Films on Demand is a streaming educational and documentary video database. Check out the new titles added in January: http://ezproxy.niagara.edu/login?url=http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=2906&m=1&y=2015 read on →

February 3, 2015

Susan Clements Publishes Piece in American Journal of Nursing

Susan Clements, coordinator of community relations in the Castellani Art Museum, published Swabbing Tubby, a personal piece on family caregiving, in the February 2015 issue of American Journal of Nursing.  read on →

January 27, 2015

Two Graphing Calculators Now on Reserve

The Library just added two Texas Instruments graphing calculators to the Reserve Collection. You can check one out for four hours of use within the Library. read on →

January 23, 2015

Drs. Blair, Brown, Schoepflin & Taylor Co-Author Article

Dr. Kevin Blair, professor of social work; Dr. Marlo Brown, associate professor of mathematics; Dr. Todd Schoepflin, associate professor of sociology; and Dr. David Taylor, director of the Institute of Civic Engagement, co-authored Validation of a Tool to Assess and Track Undergraduate Attitudes... read on →

January 21, 2015

Library Hires NU Alumna as Outreach Librarian

Niagara University Library is pleased to announce the hiring of Bridget (Schumacher) Doloresco as its Outreach Librarian.  Bridget earned a bachelor of arts degree in secondary education with a concentration in English from Niagara University in 2004. She then earned a master of library science... read on →

January 15, 2015

Dr. Walker Interviewed by The Buffalo News About Local Manufacturing Jobs

Dr. Jay Walker, assistant professor of economics, was recently interviewed by The Buffalo News about local manufacturing jobs.  Read the article here.  read on →

January 12, 2015

Dr. Choong and Colleague Publish Article

Dr. Peggy Choong, professor of marketing at NU, and Mark A. Chee from Duke University recently published Social Capital, Emotional Intelligence and Happiness: An Investigation of the Asymmetric Impact of Emotional Intelligence on Happiness in Academy of Educational Leadership Journal. read on →