The 2016 Leddy Research Question Competition selections are now available and it's your chance to vote for your favourite question!
You can view and vote on this years questions here for a chance to win $50: http://uwindsor.fluidsurveys.com/s/2016leddyrqc/
This year's questions will be archived along with all of our past competitions here: http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/leddyrqc
$50 prizes will be awarded in the following categories:
The Leddy Research Question Competition closes on September 30th at the end of the day! So make sure you get your question in for a chance to win a 50$ prize! Just go to http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/leddyrqc/2016rqc/ to enter.
Welcome to the 2016 Leddy Library Research Question Competition!
Is there something you're curious about? Do you have an interesting, engaging or even amusing research question? If so submit it to the Leddy Library Research Question Competition for a chance to win one of three 50$ prizes!
When is it?
Submissions are open from September 12th - 30th.
Thanks to the support of the President’s Office and the grand success of last year’s “Why Humanities” Week, we are very excited to announce that Humanities Week will take place September 12-16th! In a popular repeat from last year’s event, students will have an opportunity to win a semester of free tuition by submitting their take on What do the Humanities Mean to You? Entrants are asked to produce a video, essay, poem or proclamation outlining the importance and value of the humanities.
Linking between Google Scholar and the library's resources has been restored. Thank you for your patience and we apologize for the disruption.
This notice is for users who are attempting to access library resources through Google Scholar. Unfortunately at this time users will be unable to link to the library's electronic resources from Google Scholar. This is a priority issue and we hope to see service restored soon. In the meantime, you can continue to find resources through the following platforms:
The library's search interface: http://led.uwindsor.ca/one-stop-search
On May 17th publishing giant Elsevier announced it had acquired the Social Science Research Network (SSRN). This potentially marks a major change in scholarly communications landscape and is the first time a large academic publisher has stepped into the repository landscape. The stated benefits of this change include potential integration with existing platforms such as Scopus and the Mendely - another relatively recent purchase by Elsevier.
The University of Windsor’s Leddy Library invites applications for a 12-month limited-term Information Services Librarian – Nursing Liaison position commencing as early as July 1, 2016. Rank will be commensurate with experience. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. For more information please visit the job posting.
UWill Discover 2016 will take place March 29, 2016 Ambassador Auditorium, CAW Student Centre. All of the conference information including program, registration, and even the videos of our keynote panel are available at http://scholar.uwindsor.ca/uwilldiscover/2016/.