Library News

Three Library Employees Receive Niagara University Service Awards

  • February 20, 2020

Jonathan Coe, coordinator of public services; Samantha Gust, head of acquisitions; and Kris Schrader, technical services assistant, received 20-year employee service awards from Niagara University on February 19, 2020.Congratulations to all! read on →

New Books and DVDs Added to the Library's Collection

  • February 17, 2020

Here is a list of books and DVDs recently acquired by the Library: http://bit.ly/2KgY1nu read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

Here are some recent faculty publications:College of Arts & SciencesDr. Marlo Brown, associate professor of mathematics, co-authored “Teaching Poverty: Evaluation of Two Simulated Poverty Teaching Interventions with Undergraduate Nursing Students” in Journal of Nursing Education.Dr. Milen... read on →

1,541 Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • February 5, 2020

Films on Demand recently added 1,541 new films to its collection. You may view the list here. read on →

Samantha Gust Selected as a Reviewer of the Year by Library Journal

  • January 21, 2020

Samantha Gust, the Library’s head of acquisitions, was selected as a Reviewer of the Year by Library Journal, a trade publication for all librarians.Samantha has been an LJ book reviewer for 19 years and currently reviews fiction and performing arts titles. In the announcement, her editor... read on →

Library Mourns the Loss of Joseph Umhauer, Assistant Library Director for Technical Services

  • January 13, 2020

The Library mourns the sudden passing of Joseph Umhauer, Assistant Library Director for Technical Services.Joe came to Niagara University in 2001 with much needed cataloging and systems experience – we were so lucky he applied! He was also a skilled reference librarian who loved sitting at the... read on →

Dr. Harmon Co-Authors Article

Dr. Talia Harmon, professor of criminal justice, co-authored A Statistical Analysis of Predictors Associated with the Dramatic Decline in Death Sentences in the United States in the Last Two Decades in Journal of Criminal Justice and Law. read on →

NU Readers Book Club to Meet on January 31

  • January 6, 2020

The next discussion of the NU Readers Book Club will be Friday, January 31 (that’s the end of the second week of the semester) from 3:30-4:30 pm in Gally at a table near Tim Hortons.The book choices are The Yellow House by Sarah Broom and Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts. Read one or both books... read on →

293 Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • January 6, 2020

Films on Demand recently added 293 new films to its collection. You may view the list here. read on →

New Books and DVDs Added to the Library's Collection

  • December 16, 2019

Here is a list of books and DVDs recently acquired by the Library: http://bit.ly/2KgY1nu read on →

Dr. Teresa Publishes Article

Dr. Carrie Teresa, assistant professor of communication studies, published Steeled for the Challenges: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Gendered News Frames of Hillary Clinton in Battleground Coverage of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Critical Studies in Media Communication. read on →

Dr. Briscoe and Colleague Publish Article

  • December 11, 2019

Dr. Patricia Briscoe, assistant professor of education and coordinator of masters of educational leadership in Ontario, and a colleague from another institution published "School Principals’ Understandings of Student Difference and Diversity and How These Understandings Influence Their Work" in... read on →

284 Films Added to Films on Demand Database

  • December 4, 2019

Films on Demand recently added 284 new films to its collection. You may view the list here. read on →

Dr. Wichhart Publishes Book Chapter

Dr. Stefanie Wichhart, associate professor of history, published "The Iconography of Decolonisation in the Cartoons of the Suez Crisis, 1956" in Comic Empires: Imperialism in Cartoons, Caricature, and Satirical Art.    read on →

Dr. Abawi Co-Authors Article

  • November 20, 2019

Dr. Zuhra E. Abawi, senior lecturer of education, co-authored Gender, Race, and Precarity: Theorizing the Parallels Between Early Childhood Educators and Sessional Faculty in Ontario in Atlantis: Critical Studies in Gender, Culture & Social Justice.  read on →