Library News

Dr. Bennett's Book Published

  • June 20, 2011

Just acquired by the Library is "Religion and Language in Post-Soviet Russia” by Dr. Brian Bennett,  Associate Professor of Religious Studies. It can be found at call number PG 615 .B46 on the second floor. From the back book cover: "Church Slavonic, one of the world's historic sacred languages,... read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

  • June 9, 2011

Here are two recent publications by NU faculty: Does Where A Student Sits Really Matter? - The Impact of Seating Locations on Student Classroom Learning. By: Fernandes, Amanda Careena; Jinyan Huang; Rinaldo, Vince. International Journal of Applied Educational Studies, Apr2011, Vol. 10 Issue 1,... read on →

Memorial Day Weekend Hours

  • May 27, 2011

Here are the Library's hours for Memorial Day Weekend: Friday, May 27: 8:00am - 4:00pm Saturday, May 28: 10:00am - 4:00pm Sunday, May 29: CLOSED Monday, May 30: CLOSED read on →

Summer Hours

  • May 23, 2011

The Library's regular summer hours are as follows: Sunday: CLOSED Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 9:00pm Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm read on →

Library Survey Winner

  • May 17, 2011

Congratulations to Joanne, who won $100 in the drawing that was part of the Library survey in March. Thank you to everyone who participated. We will summarize the survey and post the results in a future news entry. read on →

Library Staff News

  • May 16, 2011

Chelsea DeGlopper is our new Library Instruction Assistant. She is currently working towards a Master of Library Science degree at the University at Buffalo. Welcome! Part-Time Reference Librarian John Meczynski has left NU for a full-time position as a librarian at a local patent research company.... read on →

Candy at the Reference Desk

  • May 11, 2011

Stop at the Reference Desk during exam week for candy (and also for any last-minute research help)! read on →

Library Selling Coffee During Exam Week

  • May 9, 2011

During exam week, the Library will be selling Keurig Coffee K-Cups at the Circulation Desk for 75 cents each. The coffeemaker is located near the drinking fountain on the first floor. read on →

Recent Faculty Publications

  • April 27, 2011

Here are some recent publications by NU faculty: The Role of Physician Opinion in Human Enhancement. By: Delaney, James J.; Martin, David P.. American Journal of Bioethics, Jan2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p19-20, 2p. 'Dead Zone' dynamics in Lake Erie: the importance of weather and sampling intensity for... read on →

Library Acquires New Religion Reference Works

  • April 26, 2011

We now have online access to the Encyclopaedia of Islam and the Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an through Gale Virtual Reference Library. read on →

Easter Break Hours

  • April 19, 2011

The Library's hours of operation for the Easter Break are as follows: Wednesday, April 20: 8:00am - 11:00pm Thursday, April 21: Closed Friday, April 22: Closed Saturday, April 23: 10:00am - 3:00pm Sunday, April 24: Closed Monday, April 25: 6:00pm - 1:00am read on →

The Films of Sidney Lumet

  • April 13, 2011

Acclaimed film director Sidney Lumet died this past weekend. Niagara University owns many films he directed or contributed to, including "Dog Day Afternoon," "Network," and "12 Angry Men." See the full list here: read on →

New Die Cuts for Making Posters Added to Teachers' Studio

  • April 6, 2011

The number of Ellison Dies for making posters in the Teachers' Studio has doubled. A whole new set of letters was purchased as well as a number of dies that produce images. The Teachers' Studio is located on the second floor near the booths. read on →

Raisa Fernandez Named NU Student Employee of the Year

  • April 4, 2011

Congratulations to Raisa Fernandez, one of the Library's student employees, for being named Niagara University's Student Employee of the Year! You may read the press release here.     read on →

Blu-ray is Here!

  • March 30, 2011

The Library has selectively started acquiring Blu-ray/DVD combos. What this means is that within a single case is a Blu-ray disc and a standard DVD disc. As of March 29 there are five such combos: Buried The Fighter Hereafter Nowhere Boy Secretariat To find additions in the future, just type... read on →