For Department Chairs
Books to borrow

The Centre for Academic Leadership has the following books available to borrow. Please contact the Centre with your request.

Academic Leadership
Work/Family Balance
Tool Box
  • Noise can make it hard to concentrate. The free Study app provides 45 minutes of productivity-boosting sound to help focus and cognition.
  • The Pomodoro Technique is a great way to improve your productivity and manage your distractions. Here is a link to the Tomato Timer.
  • Find more information on how to organize social writing groups at Shut Up and Write!
  • Read a blog by Catherine Mavriplis, a uOttawa professor, on her experience with the WYJA writing support group!
  • Depository of support letter templates written by department chairs and vice-deans (for example promotion, awards, contract renewal, sabbatical leave) - just email us!
  • Check out the website on Scholarly Communication for information on publishing, author rights, and open access to research.
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