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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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University Libraries renews Elsevier contract for 2021-2023

March 29, 2021

The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries has renewed a three-year contract with the publisher Elsevier for continued access to its academic journals.

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Resources for grief and loss

March 25, 2021

Dean Robert McDonald shares a message about the tragic events of March 22 and a selection of resources on the topic of grief and loss.

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CU Where You Are: Media recommendations for using scientific discovery processes to impact humanity

March 12, 2021

Emily Dommermuth, Science & Engineering Librarian, has identified media recommendations that illustrate how human connections forged in scientific research collaborations can help us solve humanities’ biggest challenges.

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CU Where You Are: Inclusion in government, business and beyond media recommendations

March 8, 2021

Business Collections & Reference Librarian Natalia Tingle has identified media recommendations to foster your study of issues around diversity and inclusion in the workplace.


CU Boulder 2021 Open Educator Award winners announced

March 4, 2021

CU Boulder Student Government and the University Libraries are thrilled to announce this year’s recipients of the annual Open Educator Award . This year, we are honoring four educators for their tremendous and exemplary efforts to improve CU Boulder students’ learning experiences through open educational practices. Read more about these...

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CU Where You Are: Be well media recommendations

March 1, 2021

Health & Human Sciences Librarian Merinda McLure has identified a sampling of health and wellness media and welcomes the opportunity to continue uncovering resources with you.

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Celebrate Open Education Week with the University Libraries

Feb. 24, 2021

Open Education Week , March 1-5, 2021, is a celebration of the global open education movement. It aims to raise awareness and showcase the impact of open education on teaching and learning worldwide. Would you like to learn more about open education and open educational resources? This interactive Open Education...


Quiz: How much do you know about the Fair Use doctrine?

Feb. 23, 2021

The University Libraries recognize Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week 2021 as an important opportunity for the campus community to learn more about the Fair Use doctrine. Test your knowledge by taking our new interactive quiz, "Is it Fair Use? It Depends!" Fair Use is the use of copyrighted content without the...


‘Curating the Campus’ speaker series kicks off Wednesday

Feb. 22, 2021

The University Libraries have teamed up with Research Computing and the CU Museum of Natural History to present Curating the Campus, a three-part speaker series exploring how digital cultural heritage collections can contribute to the campus’ research and teaching mission and the community at large. Each talk features nationally renowned...