Leddy News

Increased public access to US taxpayer funded research on the horizon

Half of taxpayer funded research will soon be available to the public

Similar to the National Institutes of Health open access policy that requires all the research they fund to be made publicly available within 12 months, other federal agencies in the US will soon require the research they fund to be made available open access.

Happy Robbie Burns Day Week! Selected Resourses for Burns Day

Address to a Haggis

Fair fa' your honest, sonsie face, 
Great chieftain o the puddin'-race!
Aboon them a' ye tak your place,
Painch, tripe, or thairm:
Weel are ye worthy o' a grace
As lang's my arm.

Saturday, January 25 is Robert Burns Day.  One of Scotland's most beloved figures, Burns' birthday is celebrated annually with an elaborate Burns Supper.  

Here are some of resources and interesting things that are related to Robert Burns

Scholars Portal resources n/a Sunday December 29, 4 AM until Monday December 30, 4 AM

Electronic journals and books, GeoPortal, <ODESI>, RefWorks, Dataverse, ASK (our chat with a librarian service) and RACER (Interlibrary Loans) will all be unavailable from Sunday December 29, 4 AM until Monday December 30, 4 AM.

Apologies for the inconvenience.

The Holiday Break has changed: Leddy closed starting Dec 21

The starting date of the Leddy Library Holiday Break has changed. The Leddy Library will now be closed starting on Saturday December 21st.

The Library will continue to be closed until January 2nd, 2014 when our reduced Holiday Hours begin:
 

Holiday Hours:  Thursday, January 2 to Sunday, January 5, 2014
Thursday - Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

On January 6th, our regular Winter Term hours of opening will begin:

Food for Fines until December 15th

From December 2nd to December 15th, you can pay your library fines with food!

Help support the University of Windsor Student Food Bank and reduce your library fines by donating non-perishable, unexpired food items at the Leddy LIbrary's Circulation Desk.

For each item that you donate, you'll receive $2 off your fines, up to $50 per person!

Leddy Open 24 Hours for Exams

Leddy Library has begun its exam hour period.  As such, we will be open 24 hours / 5 days a week until Tuesday, December 17th, when the library closes at midnight.

Sunday : 10am ~ through ~ Friday 2 am
Saturday : 10 am - 2 am

Essentially, the library will always be open for you all for the exam period except for 8 hours each week  from Friday 2am to Saturday 10am. After exams will be the the Holiday Break:

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