Library News

33 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • December 2, 2021

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has added 33 new films to its collection in November. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus).Future of Work (series)This three-part series explores monumental changes in the workplace and... read on →

103 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • November 4, 2021

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has recently added 103 new films to its collection. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus).The Golden Age of Sci-FiCoinciding with the Machine Age, the Golden Age of Sci-Fi Literature saw... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

  • November 4, 2021

College of Arts & SciencesDr. Timothy M. Osberg, Professor of Psychology, co-authored an article with a colleague from another institution, as well as NU Psychology students Lea Mousso, Lauren Hearn, Jaclyn Foulis, Anna Mundy and Alexander Scalzo. Going against the Norm: A Mixed Methods... read on →

Dr. Wichhart Publishes Book

College of Arts and SciencesDr. Stefanie Wichhart, Professor of History, has authored the book Britain, Egypt, and Iraq during World War II : The Decline of Imperial Power in the Middle East, which is available from NU Library in two formats. We have a print copy, currently located in our New Book... read on →

56 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • October 4, 2021

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has added 56 new films to its collection in September. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus).Teaching Online Master Class, Series 2 (series)Based on academic research, the series is... read on →

What Does a Therapy Dog Do?

  • September 23, 2021

By Jaclyn McKewan, Electronic Resources LibrarianFor Fall 2021, NU Library is once again hosting therapy dog visits. Our next scheduled visits are Wednesday, Sept. 29th (12pm-2pm) and Thursday, Sept. 30th (11am-1pm), in our 2nd Floor Teachers' Studio.As both an NU Librarian and the owner of a... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

Note: Some full-text articles may require an NU PurplePass login if accessing from off-campus.College of Arts and SciencesDr. Abigail Levin, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy, authored the article Biopolitics in the National Parks: The Life and Death of Cecil the... read on →

Therapy Dogs are Back! Sept 7th & 8th

  • September 2, 2021

We are thrilled to announce that we are once again having therapy dogs visit NU Library, and you can see them next week at our Puppy Petting Party! They will be in the 2nd Floor Teachers' Studio next week for 2 sessions:Tuesday, Sept 7th, 11am-1pmHank the English Cream Golden RetrieverLuna the... read on →

Chronicle of Higher Education Now Available

  • September 2, 2021

NU Library has added a resource which will be of particular interest to faculty: The Chronicle of Higher Education, an award-winning newspaper & website that publishes news, commentary, and feature stories covering colleges and universities. (PurplePass login required if accessing from... read on →

New Print Network for Fall 2021

  • August 31, 2021

Niagara University has switched to a new campus-wide printing network, so some steps have changed.The new name for the print network is HOLD-QUEUE. You can send your print job there from a library computer or your own laptop/device. Then pick it up from any printer by entering your 7-digit ID number... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

  • August 10, 2021

Note: A PurplePass login may be required to view these articles from off-campus.College of Arts and SciencesDr. Timothy M. Osberg, Professor of Psychology, has co-authored an article with a colleague from another institution. It’s Not All Smoke and Mirrors: The Role of Social Norms, Alcohol Use,... read on →

67 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • August 3, 2021

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has added 67 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).Rethink (series)Discover the weird, quaint and downright bizarre and take the time to re-think.... read on →

Accessible Information at NU Library

  • July 16, 2021

NU Library is working to ensure a usable web experience, and equal access to information, for all of our users. This includes those who have special needs and those who speak English as a second language (ESL). Over the past few months, we have implemented the following features:Almost all videos on... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

  • July 6, 2021

Note, for some of these articles, you will be asked to login with your PurplePass username and password if you are off-campus.College of EducationDr. Carol Doyle-Jones, Assistant Professor of Education, co-authored an article with a colleague from another institution. Faculty Co-Teaching with Their... read on →

199 Streaming Videos Added to Films on Demand

  • July 2, 2021

Our streaming video database Films on Demand has recently added 199 new films to its collection. View the whole list, or check out the highlights below (PurplePass login required if you are off-campus).Horizon: 7.7 Billion People and CountingBy 2050 there could be 10 billion people living on the... read on →