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Leddy News

Creative journal relaunch to provide open access

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The Windsor Review is a long-standing journal that began in 1965, featuring both scholarship and creative writing. Published biannually by the University of Windsor Faculty of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences and the Department of English and Creative Writing, the journal currently features poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and review essays. 

Virtual data labs available at Leddy Library

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Students and researchers seeking assistance in applying data and statistical analysis to their research can now take advantage of virtual labs online.

Librarians and data experts at the Academic Data Centre (ADC) are now offering daily virtual labs for student consultations Monday to Friday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Trial: Adam Matthew Sex & Sexuality Module I

Available for viewing only (no pdf downloads) until the end of September 2020, the Adam Matthew Sex  & Sexuality Module I allows you to explore changing attitudes towards human sexuality, gender and sexual behaviours in America and beyond, from the late-nineteenth century to the present day. Sex & Sexuality covers a broad range of topics and is drawn from leading archives around the world.

Contactless pickup and digital delivery of library materials now available for undergrad students

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Contactless pickup and digital delivery services at Leddy Library are now available to all undergraduate students.

The library launched the new services to resume the borrowing of physical materials in mid-July to faculty and graduate students.

“The launch went very well with roughly 300 items requested and processed,” said Dave Johnston, head of Access Services. “We are excited to expand the services to the rest of campus.”

Contactless pickup and digital delivery services begin at Leddy Library

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Contactless pickup and digital delivery services begin this week at the Leddy Library.

The library will now allow patrons to request and pick up physical loan materials via the library website. Patrons may place requests online for physical resources, with pickup dates beginning Friday, July 17.

In addition, digital delivery services will enable patrons to request electronic files of scanned material within the allowable copyright laws and fair dealing guidelines.

Library search tool launches Central Discovery Index

Beginning Sunday, July 12, the OMNI academic search used by Leddy Library will roll out a new Central Discovery Index (CDI) to improve the search experience.
 
The CDI will allow users to access more granular resource types and will increase access to more electronic resources via merged central indexes.
 
The change will happen behind the scenes and does not alter the existing search tool although you may notice some of the entries look slightly different.
 

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