Sinister Six 1st Appearance: Mysterio

Mysterio Real Name/Alias: Quentin Beck, Dr. Ludwig Rinehart 1st Appearance: The Amazing Spider-Man #13, June 1964 Place of Origin: Not stated Profession: Super Villain, Hollywood Special Effects Engineer, Actor Affiliations: Sinister Six, Maggia Partnerships: The Tinkerer Created by: Stan Lee and Steve Ditko Abilities: Special effects and illusion expert Master hypnotist and magician Amateur chemist […]

Bohemian Rhapsody DVD Review

  Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Like most musical biopics, “Bohemian Rhapsody,” is that. The film follows the life of Freddie Mercury, and the creation of one of the greatest rock bands of all time, “Queen.”   The film opens and closes with Queen’s Live Aid performance in 1985. At that […]

National Simplicity Day

“Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand; instead of a million count half a dozen, and keep your accounts on your thumb nail.” – Henry David Thoreau, Walden National Simplicity Day is celebrated annually on July 12, in honor of Henry David […]

Did You Know? Summer 2019 Edition

The Freeman/Lozier Library is always changing to keep up with the latest trends and services to offer you our best.  Our More Than Books newsletter has a “Did You Know” section that keeps you informed about the changes that have taken place in the library.  Here is the latest news from that newsletter:   The Library’s musical ensemble “The Sounds […]

National Grilling Month: Tips for a Safe Grilling Experience

After a long winter, July is a good time to do some of your best outdoor cooking.  Summer is in full swing, with longer days and more sunlight. It is no wonder that families, friends and neighbors are all outside firing up their smokers and grills enjoying the summer fun.   Whether you are a […]

Hello, Can you Hear Me?

Cell phones are one of the greatest inventions of all time, and have become essential and quite fashionable.  People schedule their activities, shop, play games, take photographs, communicate, etc.  You will seldom see anyone without a cell phone these days.  So why are these devices constantly under scrutiny?  July is bringing awareness to these sometimes […]

Social Wellness Month

July is Social Wellness Month. Social Wellness refers to the relationships we have and how we interact with others. It involves building healthy, nurturing and supportive relationships as well as fostering a genuine connection with those around you.  Our relationships can offer support during difficult times so take some time this month to evaluate your […]

Homage to Captain Kangaroo

Once the television set entered American homes in the 1950s, a small group of dedicated TV pioneers devised regular programs that sought to educate and entertain preschoolers on weekdays after older siblings left for school. Most of you readers remember with fondness watching Electric Company, Sesame Street, or Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood . The Bellevue University […]

The Son of Christopher Columbus and his Universal Library

  Christopher Columbus is a household name to Americans, but his son deserves a place in history too.   Hernando Colón, illegitimate son of Columbus, was an explorer of a different kind. He sought to find and collect every book in the world, thus building a universal library and making knowledge available to everyone. Hernando […]

How to Find Company and Industry Information LibGuide

The How to Find Company and Industry Information LibGuide should be the first place you visit on the Bellevue University Library website if you are looking for industry news or information on companies and their executives. This LibGuide offers tutorials on using the databases Business Source Complete, D&B Hoover’s Business Browser, Nexis Uni, Gale Business […]