Library

Blanket ceremony honours UWinnipeg’s Indigenous language faculty

A blanket ceremony held Wednesday, January 23 honoured longtime University of Winnipeg Indigenous language instructors Ida Bear and Annie Boulanger, for their commitment to teaching Indigenous languages.

Renowned scholar to receive Honorary Doctor of Laws

PLEASE SEE ALSO: Andi Sharma to receive Distinguished Alumni Award Dr. Jack Zipes is a world-renowned scholar of fairy-tale studies and children’s literature and strong mentor to countless students and colleagues. The University of Winnipeg is proud to present Dr. Zipes with an Honorary Doctor of Laws at Autumn 2017 Convocation, on Friday, October 13, …Read more >

Grown-up Storytime in March and more

Everyone is invited to participate in Grown-up Storytime and other engaging activities in the library this month. WARNING Grown-up Storytime readings may include subversive stories/picture books/banned or challenged children’s literature.

A Fairy-Tale contribution of 1001 tales (plus 499 more)

Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf are just two characters from a collection of 1500 Fairy-Tale films donated to UWinnipeg thanks to renowned fairy-tale scholar Dr. Jack Zipes.

Walter Swayze Archives available for research

The University of Winnipeg Archives is proud to announce that the records of Dr. Walter Swayze are now available for research. Dr. Swayze was a Professor of English between 1953 and 1987, and remained active in the University community until his passing in 2014. His records are a valuable addition to our University’s documentary history. …Read more >

Historic Bedford records available in UWinnipeg archives

The archival records of English professor and University of Winnipeg historian, A. Gerald Bedford, are available for research. The records include historical research material; records of when he was a student; records detailing his academic career including faculty records, his professional associations, course materials, professional correspondence, and addresses and writings; as well as some of …Read more >

Library server maintenance on Thursday a.m.

A number of Library web resources will be unavailable Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. while updates are made to the Library’s server environment. This will include the following sites and resources: • The main Library web site • The Copyright web site • Winnspace Institutional Repository • A few locally …Read more >

Temporary library web outage on Thursday morning

A number of UWinnipeg Library web resources will be will be unavailable Thursday, January 30, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. while updates are made to the Library’s server environment. This will include the following sites and resources: ● The main Library web site ● The Copyright web site ● Winnspace Institutional Repository ● …Read more >

Library web maintenance on January 12th

A number of UWinnipeg Library web resources will be will be unavailable Sunday, January 12th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. while updates are made to the Library’s virtual server environment. This will include the following sites and resources: ● The main Library web site ● The Copyright web site ● Winnspace Institutional Repository ● …Read more >

Library website maintenance on Monday

A number of Library sites will be will be unavailable Monday, December 16, 2013, from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. while updates are made to the Library’s virtual server environment. This will include the following sites and resources: ● The main Library Web site ● The Copyright Web site ● Winnspace Institutional Repository ● A few locally …Read more >