Leddy News

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:

Scholarship at UWindsor: A Year At a Glance

On November 1st 2012, the Leddy Library officially launched Scholarship at UWindsor, the University of Windsor’s (UW) institutional repository (IR). The mandate of Scholarship at UWindsor is to enable researchers in our campus community to showcase, preserve and provide open-access to a wide range of scholarly and creative works. This could include copies of published articles, conference papers, presentations, theses, videos of talks, musical scores, images and more.

Display at Library Entrance “Discover Food Deserts in Windsor” to Celebrate 2013 GIS Day

GIS Day is held worldwide during Geography Awareness Week, November 17-23, 2013. As part of the celebration, the Academic Data Centre is hosting a GIS exhibit entitled "Discover Food Deserts in Windsor" running Friday, November 8 to Friday, November 22 in the Leddy Library.

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