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Place course materials on reserve with the Libraries

Dec. 13, 2021

The University Libraries requests that professors place their course materials on reserve now.

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Join the Buffs One Read and get your copy of American Like Me

Sept. 28, 2021

Get your copy of American Like me, this year's selection for the Buffs One Read. Join the campus community in conversation with events sponsored by the University Libraries.

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University Libraries celebrates Banned Books Week 2021

Sept. 27, 2021

Each September since 1982, libraries have defended access to diverse information by drawing attention to threats against the right to read. The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries join other publishers, booksellers, libraries and schools in recognizing Banned Books Week. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community in shared...

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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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Educators can request library support for their courses

Jan. 15, 2021

The University Libraries offer a variety of learning opportunities — workshops, consultations and course sessions for students, faculty, staff and community members. We invite educators to connect with us about integrating these opportunities into their courses. Request a research seminar for your class or group Request research sessions, where a...

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Good luck wishes and tips for finals from the University Libraries

Nov. 30, 2020

The end of the semester is in sight! Your librarians wish you the very best of luck and hope you’ll take care of yourself as the semester concludes. Knowing how intense study demands can be, we’d like to help you through the marathon. Here, we offer some ways the University...

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Finding e-resources through the libraries

Oct. 21, 2020

The University Libraries strive to connect students and researchers with the highest quality of information. But finding information can be difficult if you’re not sure where to start! To support your research, we have pinpointed three key areas of our website to look for sources and how to conduct effective...

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CUATL Ep. 11: Information and Media Literacy in 2020

Oct. 13, 2020

In 2020, we have real-time access to a historic amount of information with millions of active websites and billions of active online users. The issue is not about the quantity of information, but about the quality. Who is verifying content and how do we identify reliable sources? There aren't easy...

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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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University Libraries share Juneteenth resources

June 18, 2020

University Libraries personnel have created a resource guide to celebrate Juneteenth. Emancipation Day Celebration, June 19, 1900. ( Photo /Mrs. Charles "Grace Murray" Stephenson) Historically, Juneteenth has been celebrated by Black Americans as a symbol of their emancipation on June 19, 1865, two-and-a-half years after the Emancipation Proclamation declared all...