Students working at the Laughing Goat.

University Libraries and Laughing Goat Announce New Scholarship Fund

Feb. 18, 2020

The University Libraries and the Laughing Goat Coffeehouse are excited to celebrate their long-standing partnership and the Laughing Goat’s 15th anniversary this week by announcing a plan to provide new scholarships for student employees of the University Libraries. The Laughing Goat has generously endowed these new scholarships. “Students are a...

Students reading the Campus One Read pick for 2019-2020.

Spring Diversity Summit Sets Intentions for Action

Jan. 28, 2020

Mark your calendars for an opportunity to engage with topics that impact our communities through literature, maps and more! The 2020 Spring Diversity & Inclusion Summit will take place on February 25 at the UMC. The Summit theme is “Intentionality: Humanity in Action” and will feature workshops and interactive sessions...

An interdisciplinary class in the Map Library.

Map Librarians Connect Classes with Maps

Jan. 3, 2020

As you walk downstairs to the map collection of the Earth Sciences & Map Library, you may find a room full of students and the chatter of discovery surrounding maps. The number of classes held in the Map Library has been steadily increasing, due to the team spirit of Map...

Gryffindor student mixing potion.

Join Us for Hogwarts at Norlin: Fri-YAY Nights

Dec. 3, 2019

Norlin Library has a lot in common with Hogwarts. The staircases seem to move, the Center for British and Irish Studies (CBIS) looks a lot like the Great Hall, and if one looks closely, we’re all making magic happen. It’s no secret that the University of Colorado Boulder’s school of...

Sabrina and Corina cover

Sabrina & Corina Flash Read & Discussion at #DivSummit

Nov. 7, 2019

Sabrina & Corina Flash Read Tuesday, Nov. 12, 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Ballroom Wednesday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. in UMC 382-386 In collaboration with the Office of Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement (ODECE), the University Libraries have organized bookclub style sessions for...

Dean of the University Libraries Robert H. McDonald

McDonald named Senior Vice Provost of Online Education

Sept. 16, 2019

Provost Russell Moore and Chief Operating Officer Kelly Fox today announced they are accepting the recommendations of the Academic Futures-Financial Futures Online (AF-FF) Strategy Working Group to create a single coherent online and distance organization to serve the campus. These recommendations will allow the Boulder campus to better coordinate with...

Cover image from the novel Sabina & Corina

Campus One Read: Sabrina & Corina

Sept. 5, 2019

Join our campus community in reading Sabrina & Corina by Colorado author, Kali Fajardo-Anstine. Selected as this year's campus one-read, the book is a collection of short stories that feature a diverse set of experiences against a backdrop of Colorado. “The University Libraries will be ordering multiple copies and encourage...

Baldassare Castiglione's "The Book of the Courtier"

How To Do It In Renaissance Italy

April 22, 2019

Join the University Libraries this Tuesday, in a quest for knowledge that's both essential and trivial! Special Collections, Archives, & Preservation (SCAP) and the Department of French & Italian present How To Do It In Renaissance Italy, an exhibit featuring the curatorial work of the students of Literary and Artistic...

Talking Trees interactive exhibit

Translating Change: Panel Discussion Feb. 5

Jan. 31, 2019

A teacher, a researcher and two students walk into a snowy forest. No, it's not the set up to a joke but rather a fascinating exploration of climate change and the inherent challenge of communicating research data. All are welcome to join the University Libraries for a panel discussion and...

Poetic Table of Elements

The Poetic Table of the Elements feature in Westword

Jan. 23, 2019

Imagine engineering students writing poetry. "It’s almost a paradox," says Danny Long, an instructor in the Program for Writing and Rhetoric at CU Boulder . Long's Radical Science Writing course challenges upper-division science students to write and illustrate children's books, design eye-catching posters, and craft poems about the basic elements...

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