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Finding ‘Exquisite Hope’ in community and poetry

April 1, 2021

The University Libraries invite you to celebrate National Poetry Month 2021 with us by submitting a line or two of poetry for this year's community poem.

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Watch 'Dark Circle' documentary on Rocky Flats this Friday

Aug. 19, 2020

The University Libraries’ Archives & the CU Boulder International Film Series invite you to a virtual screening of the award-winning documentary, starting August 21.

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University Libraries offer remote support to CU Boulder community

July 20, 2020

In the months since the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries’ physical locations closed in mid-March for the health and safety of the campus community, library personnel have worked tirelessly to meet the needs of educators, researchers and students with online services and resources. (Photo/Ken Abbott) The Scholarly Resource Development team...

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Provost Fellow Feng Researches Rare Chinese Books

May 22, 2020

This article is part of a series highlighting the graduate students selected for the 2020 Provost’s Fellowship for the University Libraries . Chi Feng, a graduate student in the Department of Asian Studies and Civilization, is a 2020 Provost Fellow with the University Libraries. A first-year graduate student pursuing her...

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Film and e-book recommendations for graduates

May 14, 2020

Now that Commencement 2020 passed, University of Colorado Boulder graduates are preparing to embark on a new chapter. You completed your degrees during an unprecedented moment in history. That is no easy feat. While the world beyond college is full of unknowns, we are confident that your education will help...

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University Libraries Read Community Poem "Exquisite Hope"

May 12, 2020

In April, to celebrate National Poetry Month and to offer our community an opportunity for collective expression during this most challenging of times, the University Libraries invited members of the CU Boulder community to contribute verses, anonymously, to write a collective poem . We are now pleased to share with...

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Provost Fellow Malaver Explores 'Recovecos' Through Library Spaces

May 11, 2020

This article is part of a series highlighting the graduate students selected for the 2020 Provost’s Fellowship for the University Libraries. Lau Malaver, a PhD student in the Department of Ethnic Studies, is a 2020 Provost Fellow for the University Libraries . Their project explores how marginalized communities cope with...

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Armchair Travel Reading Recommendations from the University Libraries

May 8, 2020

Curl up in your favorite armchair with a cold glass of iced tea and browse our Armchair Travel Recommendations, an e-book collection curated from your CU Boulder librarians’ beloved armchairs.

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The University Libraries Finals Week Remote Toolkit

April 20, 2020

The spring semester is coming to a close, which means that finals season is upon us. As always, your librarians wish you the very best of luck and hope you’ll take care of yourself as the semester concludes. With that in mind, we’d like to draw your attention to a...

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Exquisite Hope: One Poem, Many Voices

April 7, 2020

Even though we may be far apart, we are excited to see what we can create together using our many voices.