Library News

Therapy Dogs at NU Library

  • September 14, 2022

NU Library is once again having therapy dogs come to visit, with our Puppy Petting Parties! Volunteer handlers from the SPCA Serving Erie County and their Paws for Love program will bring their dogs on various dates throughout the Fall 2022 semester.Stop by our Teacher's Studio on the 2nd floor at... read on →

NU Library Wants Your Opinion on a 2nd Floor Redesign

  • September 7, 2022

NU Library will be updating the study space on north end of the second floor. Take a look at the design possibilities in this poll and please let us know what you think:Library 2nd Floor Update Poll read on →

New Religion Books in Gale Ebook Database

  • September 7, 2022

Three titles have been added to the Gale Ebook Collection, which is curated by the Library to include reference books in Religious Studies:Eerdmans Commentary on the BibleThis Bible handbook encapsulates, in nontechnical language, modern scholarship on the sixty-six biblical books plus the... read on →

69 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • September 6, 2022

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has recently added 69 new films to its collection. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). Becoming a PsychologistFive eminent psychologists describe their unusual and varied career paths... read on →

Introducing the Library of Things

  • August 23, 2022

NU Library has always been about more than just books. But now we have even more items to borrow, through our Library of Things. It's a collection of tools, technology and other items that you can borrow either for help with a school project, or just your own personal use.You can find all the items... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

Note: Some articles may require your PurplePass login if accessing them from off-campus. Some articles are available in full-text, and some may only be available as a citation or abstract.College of Arts & SciencesDr. Robert St. Hilaire, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, has authored an... read on →

NU Library is Hiring - Student Positions

  • August 12, 2022

NU Library has student positions available. See below for the job descriptions, and if you are interested, apply through Handshake, NU's online career portal. New to Handshake? All NU students have an account already, you just need to claim it, and set up your profile. See the directions here. To... read on →

75 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • August 3, 2022

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has added 75 new films to its collection in July. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). George Carlin's American DreamThe life and work of legendary comedian George Carlin is the focus... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

Note: Some articles may require your PurplePass login if accessing them from off-campus.College of Arts & SciencesDr. Kenneth R. Culton, Associate Professor of Sociology, and Chairperson of Sociology Department, has authored an article. Shifting Identifications among Religious and... read on →

New Streaming Videos Added to Kanopy

  • July 18, 2022

Our streaming video database Kanopy has recently added new films to its collection, so check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). The Scientific Guide to Health & Happiness: Music: Happy Stimulation for the MindWhat does music have to do with health and... read on →

162 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • July 5, 2022

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has recently added 162 new films to its collection. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). Jewelry: Craft in AmericaExplores the history, artistry, and impact of personal adornment.... read on →

New Nursing/Medical Database: UpToDate

  • June 28, 2022

NU Library has added a new resource for nursing and medical information. UpToDate is a collection of reference articles on Adult Primary Care and Internal Medicine, written by physicians and other experts. It's a great resource for clinical decision support, with information based on the latest... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

Note: Some articles may require your PurplePass login if accessing them from off-campus.College of Arts & SciencesDr. Brian P. Bennett, Professor of Religious Studies, has authored two publications: The chapter Petropolis: The Place of Latin in Early Modern Russia 1 (abstract) was published in... read on →

108 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • June 6, 2022

Our streaming video database Films on Demand added 108 new films to its collection in May. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). Alaskan Dinosaurs Wielding chainsaws to extract frozen fossils, and flying drones to map footprints,... read on →

57 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • May 3, 2022

Our streaming video database Films on Demand recently added 57 new films to its collection in March. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus). A Science of Falling in Love? Why do we fall in love? What makes us fall in love? And what... read on →