Leddy News

Leddy Library welcomes Berenica Vejvoda as academic data librarian

Berenica Vejvoda

In the technological age of information, analytics, and statistics, almost everything we do can be converted into research data. For the Leddy Library’s new academic data librarian, Berenica Vejvoda, the data collected from our everyday actions has the potential to solve problems, assist decision making, create new knowledge, and tell compelling stories.

Leddy Library's Fall 2019 Scholar Series

The Leddy Library invites campus and community members to participate in the Fall 2019 Scholar Series. The Scholar Series offers a range of free workshops geared towards enhancing research abilities, skills, and knowledge.

The workshops are open for all - beginners, experts, and everyone in between! All members of the UWindsor community are welcome, as well as community members interested in the topic.
The Leddy Library Scholar Series workshops are divided into the following categories:

Leddy Library Share Your Story Contest

The Leddy Library has been helping and inspiring students, faculty, and staff for over 50 years. This semester we are giving you a chance to win 1 of 5 $50 UWinCard credits.

How can you win? Simply share your story! We want to know how the Library has made a difference in your life. Tell us how Leddy Library has helped you.

Grand Opening of Student Research Collaboratory

Design Rendering of Student Research Collaboratory
Leddy Library will unveil a new state-of-the-art Student Research Collaboratory Friday, September 20th.

The $750,000 Student Research Collaboratory will provide University of Windsor students with a dynamic space to share their research findings and develop collaborative relationships with partners from across campus and globally.

FRED Bookmobile returns to Leddy Library

FRED Bookmobile

Leddy Library is pleased to welcome back FRED, the Windsor Public Library Bookmobile! FRED will make UWindsor a regular stop, returning to campus every 3 weeks until December 11th. FRED will be on campus from 12 - 2 PM on September 18, October 9, October 30, November 20 and December 11.

Brain Freeze and Button-Making

Brain freeze and button making event
The Leddy Library invites students to stop by for Brain Freeze and Button-Making, from 12 to 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12.

The Leddy team will set up outside the library to hand out freezies and help make buttons. Those who join the fun will also have the opportunity to win a Leddy Library prize.

The team will provide all the equipment and supplies needed — magazines to cut images from, drawing tools, and pre-made templates.

Leddy Library invites applications for a permanence-track Information Services Librarian

The University of Windsor's Leddy Library invites applications for a permanence-track Information Services Librarian position commencing January 1, 2020.  Rank will be commensurate with experience.  This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Apply by October 4, 2019: http://bit.ly/2lEqiwq

Leddy Library welcomes new archivist, Sarah Glassford

Dr. Sarah Glassford

There’s an old saying that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. Leddy Library’s new archivist, Sarah Glassford, knows that one person’s junk might also be the raw material that informs another person’s doctoral thesis.

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