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Reference

SciVal

SciVal visualizes research performance of institutions and individuals by tracking citations of the scholarly literature and applying bibliometrics.
Please Note:  You will have to create a personal account in order to use SciVal, link found in the top right corner.

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Digital Commons Network

The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from universities and colleges who use the Digital Commons platform by BePress. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
 

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Resources Related to First Peoples

Territory acknowledgement: The University of Windsor sits on the traditional territory of the Three Fires Confederacy of First Nations, comprised of the Ojibway, the Odawa, and the Potawatomie.

Inspiration: "...Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal peoples ... transform Canadian society so that our children and grandchildren can live together in dignity, peace, and prosperity on these lands we now share." 

“By listening to your story, my story can change. By listening to your story, I can change.”

Taxnet Pro Customs & Excise Centre

The Customs and Excise Centre provides functionality to search across Taxnet Pro for current information on issues affecting customs, excise and international trade. Access the relevant tariff acts and trade agreements, pertinent case law, government documents such as customs rulings, and exclusive commentary on local and international developments by experts in the field. To access the Customs & Excise Centre from Taxnet Pro, click on the Centre menu and select Customs & Excise Centre. All other centres will be blocked. Subscription access to the Customs & Excise Centre is provided by the University of Windsor Law Library.

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Oxford English Dictionary

the entire text of the 22-volume Oxford English Dictionary which merges the original OED with the supplements prepared throughout this century. This work not only contains definitions for most of the words in the English language but also information on their origins and quotations showing their range of meanings from the time they entered the language to the present.

CANSIM (Statistics Canada)

is Statistics Canada's time series database. It contains 1.2 million series in 1,400 tables which cover a wide variety of social and economic aspects of Canadian life. The data collected is from Statistics Canada and other agencies such as the Bank of Canada, CMHC, etc. Access is free to all University of Windsor faculty, staff, and students. Although CANSIM II via the University of Toronto does have a search function, users may have more success using the subject and/or keyword approach offered by Statistics Canada. In this case, copy down the table or series number you are interested in and then plug it into the CANSIM II search engine at the University of Toronto site. Cansim I is no longer being updated as of January 1st, 2002 but is being retained for historical reasons.

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Oxford Very Short Introductions

Concise introductions to a wide range of subject areas including climate, consciousness, game theory, Islamic history, economics, and more. Entries written by experts in the field, synthesizing facts, analysis, and new ideas to make difficult topics readable and accessible.

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Sage Research Methods Online

Explore various research methods by searching content from more than 640 books, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks, the entire “Little Green Book,” and Little Blue Book” series, two Major Works collating a selection of journal articles, and newly commissioned videos.

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Access to the Library's Resources for Distance Education

Please be aware that we are operating under Covid-19 and physical access to Leddy Library is limited according to the "Important Notice" above. Other libraries will likely have similar restrictions. Phone or email those libraries before attempting to visit.

A. How do I get set up and ready to use Leddy's services, journals and databases?

SET UP instructions for Distance Education Students.