More Than Books Podcast: Library on the Go Edition!

Welcome to Episode 1 of the More Than Books Podcast: Library on the Go Edition! Available on iTunes! “More Than Books” Podcast – Library on the Go Edition: Episode 1 – Censorship and R.L. Stine Description:  In this episode Jessica and Allison discuss the libraries Banned Books Author of the year, R. L. Stine. We take […]

1st Appearance: The Mandarin

The Mandarin Real Name/Alias: Gene Khan, Zhang Tong, Tem Borjigin 1st Appearance: Tales of Suspense #50, February, 1964 Place of Origin: China Profession: Conqueror, Scientist Affiliations: Mandarin’s Minions, Hand, Tong Partnerships: None Created by: Stan Lee and Don Heck Abilities: Superb athlete Superhumanly skilled martial artist Brilliant and brutal tactician Gifted strategist Genius-level intellect Wears […]

Positive Thinking Day

  September 13th is Positive Thinking Day.  It could not come at a better time than just a couple days after we remember one of the most tragic days in American history- 9/11/2001.  What got those heroes through that tough day and every day since?  I’m sure a dose of a positive attitude and working […]

Nano Con: From Vision to Reality

Comic books are the bound collections of comic strips, which tell stories using illustrations and sequential panels. Popular since their debut in the 1930’s, comic books have gained fans of all ages around the world. The New York Comicon of 1964 is widely recognized as the first marketed, large scale comic convention. This particular comic […]


The iris is named after the Greek goddess of the rainbow. It is tall and many different types and colors are available.  It is rugged, reliable, and easy to grow. There are over 300 species in the genus Iris. Irises come in different sizes from six inches to four feet.  The most common colors are […]

Welcome Back Students

The Bellevue University Library is very excited to welcome back students this fall.  We understand that the pandemic has kept some away, but we have remained open throughout the duration of COVID-19, and are dedicated to serving you.  The Bellevue University has many activities planned for this year, and we have a lot of resources […]

Staff Recommendation: “By the Pricking of My Thumbs”

What we recommend: By the Pricking of My Thumbs by Agatha Christie What it’s about: This book is from Agatha Christie’s series that focuses on the characters Tommy and Tuppence. In By the Pricking of My Thumbs, we get to see the couple in their later years where they have both gone into retirement from their […]

All About Apps Summer 2021

  We all enjoy apps that help us in our everyday life. We found a handful that you might be interested in adding to your collection. Be sure to check these out!      Avast: This antivirus program allows you to protect your privacy via wi-fi security checks, scanning for viruses, and web shield to […]

More Than Books Ep. 46: The Summer Book Club Episode

Welcome to the More Than Books Podcast Episode 46!  Named after the official Bellevue University Library newsletter, each episode features library staff members discussing a topic related to literature, libraries, technology, pop culture, and more. Now available on iTunes! “More Than Books” Podcast – Ep. 46: The Summer Book Club Episode Description: Welcome to the […]