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Changes to the term of copyright protection in Canada

Nov 30, 2022
Posted By: Dave Johnston
Copyright law in Canada provides all authors and creators with exclusive rights to reproduce, perform, and publish their work. (Government of Canada, 2022). However, copyright doesn't last forever and eventually does expire.

Exhibit to celebrate donation of political cartoons

Nov 14, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
An extensive collection of more than 2,600 political cartoons by well-known social commentator Mike Graston has been donated to the University of Windsor’s Archives and Special Collections housed in Leddy Library.
Leddy Library Book Sale, Nov. 14-25, everything is $1

Leddy Library used book sale returns

Nov 10, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
Calling all book lovers: The Leddy Library used book sale is back! Starting Monday, Nov. 14, the library will sell used books and materials at bargain prices — all items are $1. The book sale will be set up across from the information desk on the first floor of Leddy's main building.
Alan Ojig Corbiere, Canada Research Chair in History of Indigenous Peoples of North America, will present “Back to Basics: the Anishinaabe Understanding of the Covenant Chain and the 1764 Treaty of Niagara” on Nov. 11 in the Leddy Library Collaboratory.

Foundational treaty subject of Friday presentation

Nov 8, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
The University of Windsor will host Alan Ojig Corbiere, assistant professor of history at York University and Canada Research Chair in History of Indigenous Peoples of North America, during Treaties Recognition Week, Nov. 6 to 12.  
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Conference an occasion to launch Journal of Canadian Baseball

Nov 8, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
After partnering with Centre for Canadian Baseball Research, the Leddy Library is ready to launch the inaugural issue of the

Colleagues invited to celebrate retirement of long-time librarian Joan Dalton

Nov 1, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
Joan Dalton arrived on the University of Windsor campus in 1978 to begin studies toward an MA in English. She added an MLIS degree at Western University before returning to Leddy Library to launch her professional career as an academic librarian.
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Climate justice key topic during Open Access week

Oct 24, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
Leddy Library invites the community to join a conversation around climate justice to celebrate International Open Access Week.  
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Art Installation at Leddy Library honours Orange Shirt Day

Sep 27, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
An art installation on display this week in the Leddy Library honours Orange Shirt Day.   Located in the library’s main stairwell, the installation contains roughly 6,000 small orange shirts strung together to acknowledge the unofficial number of unmarked graves of Indigenous children found on the grounds of former residential schools in the U.S. and Canada.
Students enjoy the new wellness room at Leddy Library

Leddy adds rooms dedicated to student wellness

Sep 23, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
The Leddy Library surprised students this month with three new spaces designed to enhance their wellness. These spaces have been designated as “wellness rooms”: two in the main building on the second and third floors, and one in the west building on the third floor. Each room is equipped with dimmable lighting and cozy furniture to help students relax.
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Library archives a stop on Doors Open tour

Sep 22, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
Deep in the basement of the Leddy Library lies a fascinating collection of manuscripts, photographs, and special published works. These archives will welcome the public to see historical highlights spanning from the 1600s to the 2000s during Doors Open Windsor.
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