Mar 15, 2022
St. Patrick’s Day, a religious holiday in Ireland, has taken on its own character and spectacle in North America.
Feb 18, 2022
Freedom to Read Week is an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their commitment to intellectual freedom, which is guaranteed to them under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Feb 1, 2022
The Leddy Library and the UWindsor community have put together a digital reading list to recognize Black History Month.
Jan 21, 2022
After nearly two years of pandemic life and in the midst of another wave, many people are exhausted, overwhelmed, and run down. It makes sense if you're not feeling like yourself right now. It's understandable if you're struggling.
Nov 19, 2021
A curated list of books from Leddy's collection, most published in the last 10 years, chosen with respect for and to mark Transgender Day of Remembrance.
Nov 10, 2021
On November 11th, we honour those who gave their lives serving Canada by observing a moment of silence at 11 am.
Oct 25, 2021
In Ontario, Treaties Recognition Week takes place the first week of November each year and was introduced in 2016 as one way to honour the importance of treaties and to help Ontarians learn more about treaty rights and relationships, as we are all treaty people.
Oct 19, 2021
International Open Access Week
is a global, community-driven week of action to open up access to research. The event is celebrated by individuals, institutions, and organizations across the world, and its organization is led by a global advisory committee.
Sep 22, 2021
This collection represents books, and ebooks available through the Leddy Library about the experiences of Indigenous persons at Residential Schools in Canada. The list, including fiction, biographies, and children's books, was curated by the Indigenous Outreach Librarian, Jennifer Soutter.