Library News

Drs. Rivera and Lauger Co-Author Article With Colleague

Dr. Craig Rivera and Dr. Timothy Lauger, associate professors of criminology & criminal justice, co-authored "Religiosity, Marijuana Use, and Binge Drinking: A Test of the Moral Community Hypothesis" in Sociology of Religion with Michael A Cretacci from Buffalo State College. Here is the... read on →

Library Hires Outreach Librarian

  • January 23, 2018

Niagara University Library is pleased to announce the hiring of Jaclyn McKewan as its Outreach Librarian.Jaclyn earned a bachelor of science in elementary education from SUNY Buffalo State in 2000. She then earned a master of library science from the University at Buffalo in 2004. Jaclyn most... read on →

Library Acquires Marshall DVD Featuring NU Theatre Faculty

  • January 16, 2018

The Library is pleased to announce it has acquired three copies of the Marshall movie on DVD - one in honor of each Niagara University Theatre faculty member who appears in the film!To celebrate the DVD release, Adriano Gatto (Bridgeport Superior Court Clerk), artist-in-residence, Josie DiVincenzo... read on →

Dr. Sirianni Co-Authors Article With Colleagues

Dr. Joseph Sirianni, assistant professor of communication studies, published Adopting Computer-Based Assessments: The Role of Perceived Value in Classroom Technology Acceptance in Online Journal of Communication and Media Technologies with Yu Jie Ng of Nanyang Technological University,... read on →

NU Readers Book Club to Meet on January 26

  • December 19, 2017

The NU Readers book club will meet on Friday, Jan. 26, 3:30-4:30 p.m. (snow date: Friday, Feb. 2, 3:30-4:30 p.m.) to discuss The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen.The NU Readers meet in the Gallagher Center at a table near Tim Hortons (look for the “NU Readers” sign on the table). All students... read on →

Library Hours During Christmas Break

  • December 15, 2017

Library hours during Christmas Break are as follows:Friday, December 15: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.Saturday, December 16: ClosedSunday, December 17: ClosedMonday, December 18: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.Tuesday, December 19: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.Wednesday, December 20: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.The main floor of the Library is open 24 hours... read on →

Dr. Boxer Publishes Paper

Dr. Laurence Boxer, professor of computer & information sciences, recently published The Saukas-Song Selection Algorithm and Coarse Grained Parallel Sorting in arXiv. read on →

Dr. Goacher Co-Authors Two Articles With NU Alumni

Dr. Robyn Goacher, associate professor of chemistry, has co-authored two peer-reviewed articles with Niagara University alumni. She wrote Comparison of Three Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy Sampling Techniques for Distinction between Lignocellulose Samples with Mohit Gogna... read on →

Dr. Reynolds Co-Authors Article With Colleague

  • December 8, 2017

Dr. Joel Reynolds, assistant professor in the College of Hospitality and Tourism Management, co-authored Childcare Food Handling Employees’ Perceived Barriers and Motivators to Follow Food Safety Practices in Early Childhood Education Journal with Dr. Lakshman Rajagopal from Iowa State... read on →

Dr. Burt Co-Authors Book Chapter With Colleague

  • November 29, 2017

Dr. Ian Burt, assistant professor of accounting, co-authored "Moderation and Mediation in Behavioural Accounting Research" in The Routledge Companion to Behavioural Accounting Research with Dr. Clark Hampton from University of South Carolina.  read on →

Dr. Petersen Publishes Book Chapter

Dr. Steve Petersen, associate professor of philosophy, published "Superintelligence as Superethical" in Robot Ethics 2.0.  read on →

Dr. Radatz and Colleague Publish Article

Dr. Dana Radatz, assistant professor of criminology and criminal justice, co-authored The Criminogenic and Noncriminogenic Treatment Needs of Intimate Partner Violence Offenders in International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology with N. Zoe Hilton from University of... read on →

Where Can You Watch a DVD or Video in the Library?

  • November 10, 2017

TVs and players are located in the following areas of the Library:South end of the second floor, behind the call number section labeled P through PZ:Combo DVD/VHS player and headphones for quiet listening. Group Study Room #2 on the second floor:Blu-ray/DVD player and a multi-region DVD player.... read on →

Light Therapy Available in the Library for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

  • November 10, 2017

Do you experience sadness and/or decreased motivation as the days become shorter and winter approaches?While many people love the onset of fall and its seemingly infinite pumpkin spice offerings, less daylight and more darkness can result in the “winter blues” or Seasonal Affective Disorder... read on →

Dr. Steiner and NU Alumnus Co-Author Article With Colleague

Dr. Walter Steiner, associate professor of biology, co-authored Sequence requirement of the ade6-4095 meiotic recombination hotspot in Schizosaccharomyces pombe in Genetica with NU alumnus Steven Foulis and Kyle Fowler, a PhD candidate at University of California, San Francisco. read on →