A traditional dance.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the University Libraries

Sept. 12, 2022

The University Libraries has created a guide to Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept 15 to Oct 15.

Hillary Morgan

How to treat burn-damaged books

May 23, 2022

Conservator Hillary Morgan teaches us how to remove soot and smoke odors from your book collection.

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Help the Libraries build a poem for National Poetry Month

April 1, 2022

Come to Norlin’s East Entrance April 12 and 13, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to take part in a community poem writing activity, take away a pocket poem and engage with librarians.

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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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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 commits funds to support publishing open access monographs

April 7, 2021

CU Boulder faculty and participating university presses can apply to receive funding from the libraries to fund an open access monograph publication through the Toward an Open Monograph Ecosystem (TOME) initiative.

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Access the libraries' digital newspaper collections

Jan. 6, 2021

Did you know the University Libraries subscribe to thousands of news outlets and more than 50 databases that keep tabs on regional, national and international current events? CU Boulder affiliates with an IdentiKey have access to digital publications such as the New York Times , the Wall Street Journal ,...

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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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Archivists share tips on how to archive your story

Oct. 29, 2020

From childhood photos to letters from a loved one, there’s nothing worse than losing access to personal or family memorabilia. That’s why, as part of American Archives Month, archivists with the University Libraries wanted to share tips and tricks on how you can care for and preserve your own personal...

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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...