Library News

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: 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 →

Dr. Teresa Publishes Article

  • February 13, 2017

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 →

Films on Demand Adds 197 New Streaming Video Titles

  • February 7, 2017

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

Dr. Barnwell Publishes Article

  • February 3, 2017

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 →

Drs. Goacher and Vermette Co-Author Article With Colleagues

  • February 2, 2017

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 →

Dr. Tutka Co-Authors Article

  • January 23, 2017

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 →

127 New Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • January 4, 2017

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