Library News

Melissa Langridge, Bridget Doloresco, and Jeff Miller Publish Book Chapter

  • April 18, 2016

Melissa Langridge, user education coordinator; Bridget Doloresco, outreach librarian; and Jeff Miller, social studies educator at Sweet Home Middle School in Amherst, NY, just published the chapter "Is Greed Good? Using Research to Make Informed, Evidence-Based Decisions" in The Discovery Tool... read on →

Dr. Kane Publishes Book Review

  • April 5, 2016

Dr. Robert G. Kane, associate professor of history, reviewed the book The International Minimum: Creativity and Contradiction in Japan's Global Engagement, 1933-1964 by Jessamyn R. Abel for H-Japan, H-Net Reviews.  Read the review: http://tinyurl.com/h3phx6p read on →

More than 100 Educational Videos added to Films on Demand in March

  • March 21, 2016

More than 100 educational videos were added to the Films on Demand database in March. read on →

Dr. Osberg and NU Alumna Publish Article With Colleague

  • March 16, 2016

Dr. Timothy Osberg, professor of psychology, and Jillian Fish, a 2012 NU graduate, recently published “This is the way we were raised”: Alcohol beliefs and acculturation in relation to alcohol consumption among Native Americans in Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse with Dr. Moin Syed of... read on →

Drs. McGrath and Erwin Co-Author Article

  • March 15, 2016

Dr. Kathleen McGrath, assistant professor of education, and Dr. Rob Erwin, associate professor of education, published University-Based Literacy Center: Benefits for the College and the Community in the fall 2015 issue of AILACTE Journal. read on →

Sharon Green Conducts Workshop at Trocaire College

  • March 1, 2016

On March 4, Sharon Green, coordinator of instructional services in the Office of Academic Support, conducted a walk-in workshop for faculty at Trocaire College in Buffalo, NY entitled “More Strategies, Less Hopeful Thinking: Motivating Your Students to Read More.” read on →

Dr. Louwsma and Colleagues Co-Author Article

  • February 25, 2016

Dr. Joel Louwsma, assistant professor of mathematics, recently published "Stable Commutator Length in Baumslag Solitar Groups and Quasimorphisms for Tree Actions" in Transactions of the American Mathematical Society with Dr. Matt Clay from the University of Arkansas and Dr. Max Forester from the... read on →

Dr. Walker and Colleagues Publish Article

  • February 24, 2016

Dr. Jay K. Walker, assistant professor of economics, recently published The Opinions of Economics Majors Before and After Learning Economics in The Journal of Economic Education with Dr. Michael R. Hammock from Florida State University and Dr. P. Wesley Routon from Georgia Gwinnett College.  read on →

SBRnet Introduces Brand Share-of-Market Analytics

  • February 22, 2016

One of the most important considerations facing sports sponsors is how well their brand is already accepted by sports fans, which is reflected by a brand's share of market (e.g., a particular brand's percentage of all users among fans of a specific sport category). The degree of a brand's share of... read on →

Dr. Lauger Publishes Book Chapter

  • February 22, 2016

Dr. Timothy R. Lauger, assistant professor of criminal justice, recently published "The Reality and Myth of Weapons and Violence in Gang Life" in Global Perspectives on Youth Gang Behavior, Violence, and Weapons Use.  read on →

New Releases in Kanopy Streaming Video

  • February 15, 2016

The Library provides access to Kanopy’s collection of documentary video. View titles recently added via this link: http://ezproxy.niagara.edu/login?url=http://niagara.kanopystreaming.com. read on →

Dr. Culton and Colleague Publish Article

  • February 12, 2016

Dr. Kenneth Culton, associate professor of sociology, published Lady Gaga Meets Ritzer: Using Music to Teach Sociological Theory in Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy with Dr. Jose Munoz from California State University, San Bernardino. read on →

Dr. Boxer and Colleague Publish Article

  • February 11, 2016

Dr. Laurence Boxer, professor of computer information sciences, published the article Fundamental Groups and Euler Characteristics of Sphere-like Digital Images in arXiv with Dr. P. Christopher Staecker from Fairfield University. read on →

Dr. Barg and NU Alumnus Publish Article

  • February 10, 2016

Dr. Michael Barg, associate professor of mathematics, and Phillip Galbo, a 2015 NU graduate, published Approximate Formulae for Willmore Surfaces via Support Functions and Matlab in American Journal of Undergraduate Research. read on →

Dr. Delaney and Colleague Publish Article

  • February 9, 2016

Dr. James Delaney, associate professor of philosophy, and Dr. David Martin from the Mayo Clinic published Therapy, Enhancement, and Medicine: Challenges for the Doctor–Patient Relationship and Patient Safety in Journal of Business Ethics.  read on →