Students of the 2018 computer literacy class with librarian translators.

Congrats to the Computer Literacy graduates!

May 31, 2018

Genna Mcgahee, Training and Development Coordinator and Computer Literacy Program Administrator, Infrastructure & Sustainablity, sent out a call for Spanish and Lau speakers to translate computer literacy classes to custodial/front line employees at CU Boulder, beginning April 27 through June 1, 2018. Classes were offered Fridays in the morning and...

Librarian Adam Lisbon shows how a 1700s map of Kyoto can be aligned with Google Maps.

300 Year Old Books Illuminate Japan’s Relationship with the Environment

April 24, 2018

Japan’s relationship with the environment is not as harmonious as many may believe. For one, the island nation’s susceptibility to earthquakes and tsunamis has long set a backdrop for an adversarial relationship with nature. Simultaneously, man made disasters like Minamata disease (mercury poisoning) challenge the idea of a people living...

A pile of poetry anthologies held by a CU Boulder student

A Celebration of CU Boulder's Favorite Poems

Feb. 5, 2018

CU Boulder Libraries want to know your favorite poem! The one that always makes you laugh, or the one that makes you cry. The one your first love shared with you, or the one that comforted you after your break up. In anticipation of National Poetry Month in April, and...

wood carving  of Martin Luther posting his writing, circa 1616 by unknown artist

500 Years: Documents of the Protestant Reformation

Nov. 8, 2017

500 years ago this fall, Martin Luther shared his 95 Theses —a move which unexpectedly sparked the Protestant Reformation that brought new ideas into religion, politics, economics, and many other aspects of the human experience. The University Libraries is pleased to provide an opportunity to see some of the rare...