Library News

Dr. Cianca Publishes Book

  • September 17, 2019

Dr. Sherri Cianca, associate professor of education, published Teaching Elementary Stem Education: Unpacking Standards and Implementing Practice-Based Pedagogy for Routledge. read on →

New Books and DVDs Added to the Library Collection

  • September 16, 2019

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

Dr. St. Hilaire Presents Paper

Dr. Robert St. Hilaire, associate professor of religious studies, presented "“Thomas Aquinas and the “Dionysian Principle”: Reconciling the Diffusion of Divine Goodness with the Freedom of Creation" at the 74th convention of the Catholic Theological Society of America. read on →

Dr. Teresa Publishes Book Review

Dr. Carrie Teresa, assistant professor of communication studies, reviewed the book "Political Pioneer of the Press: Ida B. Wells-Barnett and Her Transnational Crusade for Social Justice" in Journalism History. read on →

Dr. Briscoe Publishes Article

  • September 11, 2019

Dr. Patricia Briscoe, assistant professor of education, published Virtual Mentor Partnerships Between Practising and Preservice Teachers in International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education. Here is the abstract: "The purpose of this paper is to assess the potential benefits of a... read on →

Dr. Louwsma and NU Student Co-Author Article

Dr. Joel Louwsma, assistant professor of mathematics, and Zachary Harris, NU student, co-authored On Arithmetical Structures on Complete Graphs in arXiv. read on →

Dr. Wichhart Publishes Book Chapter

Dr. Stefanie Wichhart, associate professor of history, published "‘What Britain Has Done for Islam’: British Propaganda to the Islamic World During World War II, 1939–1942" in Britain in the Islamic World: Imperial and Post-Imperial Connections. Here is the abstract:"With the outbreak of... read on →

Dr. Ireland, NU Student, and Colleague Co-Author Book Chapter

  • September 3, 2019

Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Timothy Ireland, NU student Cheyenne Loveland, and University at Albany professor Dr. Carolyn Smith co-authored Family Violence and Delinquency in Handbook on Crime and Deviance, Here is the abstract:"In this chapter we strive to summarize the state... read on →

Dr. Tutka Co-Authors Article

  • August 27, 2019

Dr. Patrick Tutka, assistant professor in the College of Hospitality & Tourism Management, co-authored Save the Gold Watch Receipt: An Analysis of the Gift Tax on Athlete Retirement Gifts n Sport Management Review in Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport with a colleague from another institution. read on →

NU Readers Book Club to Meet September 6

  • August 22, 2019

The NU Readers book club will meet Friday, September 6 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. to discuss Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult and Educated by Tara Westover. The NU Readers book club meets in the Gallagher Center at a table near Tim Horton’s (look for the “NU Readers” sign on the table). All... read on →

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 →