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- 1. Subject Expert Librarians
Need help understanding an assignment? Not sure where to start your research? Each academic department is assigned its own subject expert librarian that provides a range of services to support your academic research and discovery.
- 2. Resources
Leddy Library has over 3 million academic resources to support your studies. From journal articles and books to sophisticated online databases. Plus, you can access online resources off-campus via your UWin ID.
- 3. Interlibrary Loans
Can’t find what you are looking for? No problem! Leddy Library offers free Interlibrary loans for UWindsor students through a system that allows you to borrow materials from other libraries if they are not available at Leddy at no charge.
- 4. Library Spaces
Whether you want to study with a group or on your own, the Library offers a variety of spaces to maximize your productivity including quiet study floors, group and personal study rooms, computer workstations, a data centre, study bikes and the Student Research Collaboratory.
- 5. Tech Support
Having trouble with our computers or connecting to wifi? Need help printing? Leddy Library’s IT consultants are on duty to help with a variety of tech and computer issues that may arise.
- 6. Writing Support
The Writing Support Desk is located on the main floor of Leddy Library and is here to help you improve your academic writing. Drop by or make an appointment at any stage of your writing process.
- 7. Course Resource Lists & Reserves
Leddy Library works with your professors to make access to your course materials as easy as possible with Course Resource Lists, an online reading list system available through your Blackboard course site and the Leddy Library website. Some professors will even place copies of course books on reserve at the library for students to borrow for a limited time.
- 8. Beyond Books
Did you know that you can borrow laptops, headphones, and chargers at Leddy Library? Our collection extends far beyond books. From calculators to board games, we do our best to ensure you have what you need.
- 9. Accessibility
Leddy Library is home to the Learning Annex, a private computer lab that provides access to devices and computers equipped with assistive technology to students registered with Student Accessibility Services. We also offer a variety of accessibility services from retrieval of books to accessible workstations.
- 10. We’re here to help!
Our team of experts is available to help with all your research and academic needs.
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- 1. Subject Expert Librarians
Each academic department is assigned its own subject librarian that provides a range of services to support research, teaching, and academic discovery.
- 2. Teaching & Learning
Your librarian can help you develop lessons, workshops, and assignments that will empower students to become critical users of information.
- 3. Course Resource Lists
Leddy Library's Course Resource List system allows you to create digital reading lists for your Blackboard course site that connect to the Library's online and print resources as well as content anywhere on the web. The Library also provides support with digitization and copyright clearance for your resources.
- 4. Academic Data Centre
The Leddy Library's Academic Data Centre can help you find open and restricted datasets, interpret statistical methods and procedures, create graphs and maps, and manage your research data efficiently.
- 5. Scholarly Communication
The Leddy Library can support you throughout the research lifecycle. This includes information discovery, research data management and archiving, providing open access to publications, and measuring impact.
- 6. Digital Scholarship
The Library's Centre for Digital Scholarship supports faculty who want to create digital publishing projects, develop digital archives, and other emerging digital services.
- 7. Copyright Compliance
The Leddy Library provides guidance and resources on campus copyright policy, including fair dealing. We're here to help you manage copyright in the classroom and your research.
- 8. Research Data Management
Learn to work efficiently with your research data and to meet funding agency requirements. The Leddy Library's Academic Data Centre can help you develop a plan to manage your data, learn about data analysis, storing and sharing.
- 9. Archives & Special Collections
Our digital and physical collections provide faculty and students with hands-on access to the region's history.
- 10. We're here to help!
Our team of experts is here to help with all your research and academic needs.