Library News

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 →

October 31, 2016

Dr. Burt Publishes Article

Dr. Ian Burt, assistant professor of accounting, published An Understanding of the Differences between Internal and External Auditors in Obtaining Information about Internal Control Weaknesses in Journal of Management Accounting Research. read on →

October 26, 2016

Dr. Steiner and NU Alumnae Co-Author Article in Gene

Dr. Walter W. Steiner, associate professor of biology, published Unique properties of multiple tandem copies of the M26 recombination hotspot in mitosis and meiosis in Schizosaccharomyces pombe in Gene. His co-authors are NU alumnae Chelsea L. Recor and Bethany M. Zakrzewski. read on →

October 7, 2016

Dr. Polka Co-Edits Book

Dr. Walter S. Polka, professor of professional programs and coordinator of the Ph.D. program in leadership and policy, co-edited Confronting Oppressive Assessments: How Parents, Educators, and Policy-Makers Are Rethinking Current Educational Reforms with NU alumnus Dr. John E. McKenna. The... read on →

October 6, 2016

155 New Titles Added to Films on Demand Database

View the list of 155 titles added to Films on Demand. read on →

September 20, 2016

IBISWorld Increases the Number of Financial Ratios in its Industry Database

You’ll now have access to financial and operating ratios for nearly all of IBISWorld’s 700 core industries, including data for the past three years and the current year disaggregated by size of business. You will also have the ability to download historical figures back to 2007 into Excel for... read on →

September 13, 2016

More than 500 words added to the Oxford English Dictionary

The quarterly update to the Oxford English Dictionary included the words clickjacking, Dahlesque, YOLO, and 500 others. Read more here: http://niagara.libguides.com/go.php?c=22659950. read on →