Library News

Dr. Lovaas and NU Students Publish Paper in Proceedings

Dr. Petter Lovaas, associate professor of computer information sciences, and NU students Colin Monroe and Nicole Merritt published Reputation: Preventing Social Media from Souring Democracy in Americas' Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2019 Proceedings.  read on →

Toni Morrison, Author and Nobel Laureate, Died at Age 88

  • August 12, 2019

Toni Morrison, one of the great American authors, recently passed away. The Library owns many of her novels. In particular, we recommend Beloved, Sula, The Bluest Eye, and Song of Solomon.For a recent collection of her nonfiction, read The Source of Self-Regard. It gathers four decades of her... read on →

We Welcome New Faculty Development Coordinator Dr. Rachael Rossi to NU

  • August 8, 2019

We welcome new Faculty Development Coordinator, Dr. Rachael Rossi, to NU.Rachael will be taking over the former role of the Instructional Support Specialist but with an expanded focus beyond Canvas and classroom technology. Rachael will be working with the library staff, CCTL, Research Council, IRB,... read on →

1,811 Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • August 1, 2019

Films on Demand recently added 1,811 new films to its collection. You may view the list here. read on →

Dr. Barg Co-Authors Article

Dr. Michael Barg, associate professor of mathematics, and Dr. Amanda Mangum, former assistant professor of mathematics at NU, co-authored A Phase Separation Problem and Geodesic Disks on Cassinian Oval Surfaces in Applied Mathematics & Computation. read on →

Refrigerator Available for Student Use

  • July 30, 2019

Refrigerator Available for Student UseCurrently enrolled NU students may use the refrigerator near the stairway on the main floor to store one or two small items, like a beverage and a bagged lunch. Please note that you are using this communal refrigerator at your own risk (for example, someone... read on →

Library Basement Closed from July 17-26 for Carpet Installation

  • July 11, 2019

The Library basement will be closed from July 17-26 for the installation of new carpet.Please ask a staff member if you need a book from the basement, and we will retrieve it for you. read on →

Dr. Doyle-Jones Publishes Article

  • July 9, 2019

Dr. Carol Doyle-Jones, assistant professor of education, published "Technology Brings Learning to Life": Planning Writing Opportunities through Multimodal and Digital Resources in Language & Literacy.  read on →

416 Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • July 1, 2019

Films on Demand recently added 451 new films to its collection. You may view the list here. read on →

Dr. Heaggans and Colleague Edit Book

  • June 27, 2019

Dr. Raphael Heaggans, associate professor of education, and a colleague served as editors for Diversity and Triumphs of Navigating the Terrain of Academe: International Perspectives, a collection of chapters about challenges faced by underrepresented groups in academia. It is Volume 23 in Emerald... read on →

951 New Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • June 12, 2019

Films on Demand recently added 951 new films to its collection. You may view the list here. read on →

Dr. Cassidy Co-Authors Article

  • June 10, 2019

Dr. Michael Cassidy, assistant professor of criminology and criminal justice, co-authored Contextual Influences on the Sentencing of Individuals Convicted of Sexual Crimes in Sexual Abuse.  read on →

Dr. Teresa Publishes Book

Dr. Carrie Teresa, assistant professor of communication and media studies, published Looking at the Stars: Black Celebrity Journalism in Jim Crow America for University of Nebraska Press.The book explores the meaning of celebrity as expressed by black journalists writing against the backdrop of Jim... read on →

Dr. Sirianni Publishes Book Chapter

Dr. Joseph Sirianni, assistant professor of communication studies, published "Nostalgic Things: Stranger Things and the Pervasiveness of Nostalgic Television" in Netflix Nostalgia: Streaming the Past on Demand.  read on →

Library Hours Through May 27

  • May 15, 2019

Library Hours Through May 27 Closed weekends Friday, May 24 (Entirely closed due to maintenance on water lines.) Closed Monday, May 27 The main floor of the Library is open 24 hours. Current NU students and employees may enter the building by swiping a valid NU ID card. read on →