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Welcome to the University Libraries: Graduate Student Edition

Aug. 11, 2021

Graduate students, check out this quick resource for all the services and collections of the University Libraries.

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Leung talks the existence of racism in research libraries

Aug. 11, 2021

The University Libraries will host Sofia Leung in the virtual talk, “The ‘Ordinary’ Existence of Racism & White Supremacy in Libraries” on Tuesday, August 24. Leung’s talk will explore racism’s permanence and prevalence within libraries as institutions. Leung is a Chinese American librarian and educator. She is also the founding...

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HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access to end August 16 following stacks reopening

Aug. 4, 2021

Effective August 16, the University Libraries’ stacks will reopen, and online access to the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS) will be discontinued. Below are the four things to know:

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University Libraries announces its reopening schedule

July 28, 2021

All five locations in University Libraries will be reopening for the fall semester.

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University Libraries now hiring students for fall 2021

July 28, 2021

We have hundreds of open student jobs in many areas. Working with us is a great way to fulfill your work-study.


Instructors: It’s time to submit your course reserve requests

July 27, 2021

It’s time for CU Boulder instructors to submit their fall semester course reserve requests ! Using the University Libraries’ course reserves service is a great way to help students save money on required texts and other course-related materials necessary for helping them succeed. Instructors may reserve up to 10 physical...

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Hot book summer reading recommendations

July 22, 2021

Keep the book in your hot book summer with reading recommendations every Friday until the start of fall.

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CRDDS to host Research Data Bootcamp for graduate students

June 24, 2021

Register for this virtual bootcamp and receive a digital credential badge upon completion. Topics covered include Docker, Git and Github, Python and R.

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Apply for a grant to create or adapt Open Educational Resources

June 14, 2021

Apply to receive a grant to create Open Educational Resources for use in courses and create cost savings for students. Applications are due July 6, 2021.

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UPDATE: University Libraries restarts physical InterLibrary Loan borrowing for students, staff and faculty

June 1, 2021

Beginning Tuesday, June 1, the University Libraries will resume borrowing of physical Interlibrary Loan (ILL) materials from a select number of institutions to CU Boulder students, faculty and staff. Resumption of this service is part of a phased restart of the libraries’ ILL borrowing. To make an ILL request, register...