Phil White

Falling in love with landscapes and libraries media recommendations

July 28, 2020

Earth Sciences & Environment Librarian Philip White has organized additional resources on Antarctica and the intersections of science, art and activism.

Librarian Phil White

'Stand Up for Climate Change' with libraries media recommendations

July 20, 2020

Earth Sciences & Environment Librarian Phil White and Romance Languages Librarian Kathia Ibacache have curated a laugh-out-loud series of books and videos that use humor as a means of creative climate communication.

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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...


In Memoriam: University Libraries Volunteer Venita W. Kruse

July 19, 2020

The University Libraries remember Venita Kruse, a dedicated University Libraries volunteer for 39 years. ( Irina Iriser /Unsplash) Kruse grew up in Texas and received her BS in Education at Southeast Missouri State University in 1950. She moved to Boulder in 1963 with her husband Gene and their two young...

Kathia Ibacache

'The Bridge, The Break and Belonging' libraries media recommendations

July 16, 2020

Romance Languages Librarian and Assistant Professor Kathia Ibacache offers multimedia suggestions, chosen to highlight expressions of dance as a means to advocate for diversity, equity and anti-racist initiatives.

Outside of Norlin Library in summer

Libraries to begin contactless materials pickup July 21

July 14, 2020

The libraries will provide contactless libraries materials pickup for CU Boulder affiliates beginning July 21. Users may start placing holds, up to 10 at the time on July 15 and once their materials are paged they will be able to place a reservation using the link in the hold notice...

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Apply by July 20 for 2020–2021 Course OER Creation/Adaptation Initiative

July 2, 2020

We are pleased to invite University of Colorado Boulder faculty to apply by July 20, 2020 to participate in the 2020–2021 Course OER Creation/Adaptation Initiative . All faculty, including Instructors and Senior Instructors, who currently have paid appointments through and including the spring 2021 semester are invited to apply as...

The Noguchi sisters

Alumni Feature: The Noguchi Sisters

July 2, 2020

This blog post is one in a series where student interns working on the CU Japanese and Japanese American Community History Project share and reflect on their experiences. Upon immigrating to Illiff, Colorado in 1913, Minosuke and Tomi Noguchi had agreed that any of their potential Noguchi children would receive...

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Provost Fellow Jaffe develops open source code for georeferencing aerial photos collection

July 1, 2020

This article is part of a series highlighting the graduate students selected for the 2020 Provost’s Fellows for the University Libraries . Sarah Jaffe, a PhD student in CU Boulder’s Environmental Studies program, is a 2020 Provost Fellow with the University Libraries. Jaffe has developed a workflow for the libraries...

Jamie Wittenberg

Jamie Wittenberg joins Libraries as Assistant Dean for Digital Strategy and IT Services

June 22, 2020

The University Libraries are delighted to welcome Jamie Wittenberg as the new Assistant Dean for Digital Strategy and Information Technology Services. Wittenberg joined the libraries on June 1 and will provide strategic leadership for digital infrastructure and services, ensuring more connected and accessible research, teaching and learning experiences. Wittenberg brings...