Library News

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 →

September 8, 2016

Dr. Donna Thompson Publishes Article

Dr. Donna Thompson, professor of psychology, published Contributions of Look Duration and Gaze Shift Patterns to Infants’ Novelty Preferences in Infancy. It is currently available as an "Early View" article.  read on →

September 2, 2016

Dr. Millar and Colleague Co-Author Article

Dr. Patti Millar, assistant professor in the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management, published Capacity Building in Nonprofit Sport Organizations: Development of a Process Model in Sport Management Review with Dr. Alison Doherty of Western University.  read on →

August 30, 2016

Dr. Hodges Publishes Book With Colleagues

Dr. Shannon J. Hodges, professor of counseling/education and coordinator of the clinical mental health counseling program, just published The College and University Counseling Manual: Integrating Essential Services Across the Campus for Springer Publishing Company with Dr. Kimber Shelton and Dr.... read on →

August 24, 2016

Samantha Gust Featured in Library Association Blog

Samantha Gust, head of acquisitions in the library, was interviewed for in “A Day in the Life of a CLS Member,” a regular online feature created by the Association of College & Research Libraries‘ (ACRL) College Libraries Section (CLS) Communications Committee. Read the brief interview... read on →

August 23, 2016

Dr. Cianca Publishes Book Chapter

Dr. Sherri Cianca, associate professor of education, published "Inter-Institutional Collaboration through Non-Positional Leadership: A STEM Higher Education Initiative" in University Partnerships for Academic Programs and Professional Development (Innovations in Higher Education Teaching and... read on →

August 22, 2016

Dr. Walker and Colleague Publish Paper

Dr. Jay K. Walker, assistant professor of economics, and Dr. Michael Jetter from University of Australia and The Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) recently published Anchoring in Financial Decision-Making:Evidence from the Field in the IZA Discussion Paper Series. read on →