Library News

Library Bake Sale: November 8 & 9

  • November 7, 2011

The Library is having a bake sale on Tuesday, November 8 and Wednesday, November 9 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Look for our tables of goodies when you enter the Library. *All items will be 50 cents each.* Proceeds will benefit the "Lord's Day Dinner" in Niagara Falls on Thanksgiving Day. FYI: The... read on →

Fall 2011 Excellence in Customer Service Award Winners

  • October 12, 2011

Congratulations to Helen Farallo and Kathy Urso in the Library's Acquisitions Department. They are the recipients of the Fall 2011 Excellence in Customer Service Award for "going beyond the call of duty to create new student study space." Their hard work and dedication is much appreciated! read on →

Library Extends Weekday Hours

  • October 7, 2011

Attention earlybirds: beginning Tuesday, October 11, the Library will open at 7:30 a.m. on weekdays.     read on →

Steve Jobs

  • October 6, 2011

We were all sad to hear the news yesterday of the passing of Steve Jobs, one of the great innovators of our day. To learn more about the career and impact of Jobs, consult these books: On Shelf: iCon : Steve Jobs, the greatest second act in the history of business General Collection: QA76.2.J63 Y677... read on →

Coming Soon: New Recreational Reading Books

  • October 5, 2011

Look for the following new recreational reading books to arrive in the coming weeks! The Best of Me - Nicholas Sparks The Dovekeepers: A Novel - Alice Hoffman 40 Love: A Novel - Madeleine Wickham Happy Accidents - Jane Lynch The Litigators -John Grisham Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game -... read on →

Coming Soon: New DVDs

  • September 27, 2011

The Library placed its DVD order for October, so look for these titles to arrive next month. Title (Release Date) A Better Life (10/18/11)Art of the Western World (9/27/11)Atrocious (10/25/11)Bad Teacher (10/18/11)Bal (9/20/11)Beautiful Boy (10/11/11)Bored to Death: The Complete Second Season... read on →

Banned Books Week

  • September 26, 2011

The Catcher in the Rye. The Hunger Games. To Kill a Mockingbird. Harry Potter. Every year, there are hundreds of attempts to remove books from libraries and schools. Celebrate YOUR freedom to read during Banned Books Week, September 24 to October 1. For more information, visit... read on →

Dr. Gina Ponce de Leon's Work Featured in Library Display

  • September 19, 2011

The Library is pleased to highlight the work of Dr. Gina Ponce de Leon, Associate Professor of Spanish, in a display. The display case is located to your left as you enter the building. read on →

Friday Night is Game Night @ The Library

  • September 13, 2011

Stuck on campus on a Friday night? Looking for something fun and inexpensive to do? The Library has a collection of board games including Scrabble, Yahtzee, Pit, Mad Gab, Apples to Apples, Settlers of Catan, and many more!  So, why not grab a few friends and come to the Library's first floor study... read on →

Four o'clock Freezie Pops on Thursday, September 8!

  • September 7, 2011

Hey new and returning NU students! Stop by the Library from 4-6pm on Thursday, September 8 to grab a FREE freezie pop! While you're here, check out some of the other activities we have planned: Scavenger Hunt MTV-inspired Silent Library game Book discussions Library tours Board game tournaments Win... read on →

Library Extends Saturday Hours

  • September 6, 2011

We continue to respond to valuable student feedback by extending our hours. We will now be open from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday! Here are the Library's regular fall semester hours: Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.... read on →

Labor Day Weekend Hours

  • September 1, 2011

The Library's hours of operation for Labor Day weekend are: Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm Sunday: CLOSED Monday: Noon - 1:00am   read on →

Faculty: Schedule a Library Instruction Session Today!

  • August 22, 2011

Help your students become better researchers (and turn in better assignments!) by bringing your classes to the Library for instruction with a librarian! Scheduling a Session • Fill out this form or contact Melissa Langridge, User Education Coordinator – mlangridge@niagara.edu/(716)286‐8028.... read on →

Book Sale Extended & Prices Slashed!

  • August 4, 2011

The Library's book sale will run through August 9. All books are now 10 cents each! Look for the sale to the left when you enter the building.     read on →

Our Most Popular Graphic Novels

  • August 3, 2011

Did you know the Library has a collection of graphic novels? Here are the most popular titles so far this year: The Walking Dead: Compendium One (Kirkman) Final Crisis (Morrison) Maus: A Survivor's Tale (Spiegelman) Thor (Straczynski) Logicomix: An Epic Search For Truth (Doxiadis) The graphic novel... read on →