Leddy News

Check the Public History 497 Digital Archive!

The Public History 497 Digital Archive at the University of Windsor brings together thematically organized digitized archival materials from the Leddy Library that capture part of the unique history of Windsor & Essex County. Students in the class selected materials on various topics, worked to digitize those materials and build an online exhibit using the Omeka digital exhibits software, and also contributed their unique historical scholarship to bring these items to life.

UWill Discover Reminder: Get your submissions in today

Hi everyone! Just a reminder that you should try to get your submissions for the conference in today if possible.

UWill Discover is Windsor's campus wide undergraduate conferences and accepts submissions of all types from all departments and faculties. 

Submission is easy - just head over to the website, hit submit and tell us about your proposal.


Questions can be directed to Simon Du Toit at sdutoit@uwindsor.ca

Leddy Library hosts bilingual travelling exhibition, Ontario’s Francophonie: Then and Now

The University of Windsor's  Leddy Library hosts bilingual travelling exhibition, Ontario’s Francophonie: Then and Now


The University of Windsor’s Leddy Library is proud to host the bilingual exhibition Ontario’s Francophonie: Then and Now until February 19, 2016. Visitors can delve into 400 years of French presence in Ontario, from Samuel de Champlain to today.

Submit a Proposal to UWill Discover by Jan 15th

Hello everyone and happy new year!

The deadline for submissions to the 2nd UWill Discover Undergraduate Research Conference is January 15th. UWill Discover accepts submissions from students from all faculties and departments. It is a great opportunity to get experience presenting research in a professional setting for the whole campus, enjoy a great lunch, and a chance to meet other students researchers, faculty and staff across campus.

Leddy's hidden stash of awesome books

It's getting so close to December Holiday Recess which means more time for reading! University of Windsor student Nabila Sharieff has kindly shared with us some of her choices of awesome books that you can find at Leddy for your own reading pleasure.

And if you are interesting in sharing your list of favourite books and other treasures of the Leddy, please send them our way for sharing.

Library Partners with Biology faculty and students to publish a new open access book on Epigenetics

From the Daily News Story

Check out the book here

A unique collaboration between professor Michael Crawford in the Department of Biological Sciences, students enrolled in his Epigenetics course, and the Leddy Library’s Centre for Digital Scholarship, has led to the publication of a new book exploring the way our genes relate to our experiences of life.