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Project to share recommendations of Black history books

Jan 13, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
The Leddy Library is seeking help in compiling a reading list for Black History Month.
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Important library updates for January 2022

Jan 10, 2022
Posted By: Leddy Library
As announced by the Government of Ontario on Monday, January 3, the province moved to a “modified step 2 of the roadmap to reopen” effective 12:01 am January 5, 2022, for at least 21 days. The Leddy Library building is temporarily closed to visitors. All library services continue to be available remotely.
Leddy Library building, winter.

Leddy Library modifying hours for the new year

Dec 20, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
With classes for the Winter term now beginning on January 17, 2022, the Leddy Library is modifying hours for the new year.From Wednesday, January 5th through Sunday, January 16th library will be open:
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Leddy Library to extend hours for exam study

Dec 3, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
The Leddy Library is extending study hours for exam season.Beginning Monday, Dec. 6, the library will be open:Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 midnightSunday from 12 noon to 8 p.m.The library will remain closed on Saturdays.On Wednesday, Dec. 22, the library will close at 4 p.m. and will remain closed for the winter break until Sunday, Jan. 2.
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It's Red season, and we can learn a lot about copyright from Taylor Swift

Dec 2, 2021
Posted By: Roger Reka
Photo: Taylor Swift during an interview on ABC’s Good Morning America for the original release of her 2012 album Red. Photo by Paolo Villanueva (; image shared via CC BY 2.0).

Interlibrary loans closed for holiday breaks

Dec 1, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service will be closed during the holidays. Patrons wishing to borrow material from other libraries are encouraged to place the request by Friday, December 10th. The last day of receiving material from other libraries is December 22, 2021.
A film crew records historian Irene Moore Davis as part of a project documenting stories of Sandwich.

Films to document history of Sandwich

Nov 25, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
Lights, camera, action! A series of three short documentaries began filming in Leddy Library this semester to capture the history of Sandwich Town.
Dashboard of the Long Term Drinking Water Advisories on Public Water Systems on First Nations Reserves between 2015 and 2021.

Geospatial analyst creates online app to raise awareness of the water crisis in First Nation communities

Nov 17, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
While libraries across Canada celebrate geographic information systems Nov. 17 as GIS Day, Leddy Library’s geospatial data analyst Carina Luo decided to use the technology to raise awareness about the ongoing water crisis in First Nation communities.
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Soldier’s biography and creative work now available online

Nov 12, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
UWindsor English professor Thomas Dilworth’s commercially published biography on war veteran and artist, David Jones, is now available as an online resource, thanks to Leddy Library.The new digital version is a slight revision of the original transcript that is three times longer than the print publication and includes 174 more reproductions of Jones’ artwork.

Laptop lending now available at Leddy Library

Nov 4, 2021
Posted By: Leddy Library
With more classes and events taking place online, the Leddy Library is now offering patrons the opportunity to borrow a laptop computer.The library has secured a limited number of Chromebook laptops for patron use. Active University of Windsor students, faculty, and staff with no outstanding fines are eligible to borrow a laptop for a 24-hour loan.
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