The Children's and Young Adult Collection (CYAC) is a small teaching and browsing collection that support students in the School of Education, as well as children and young adults in the CU and wider Boulder communities.

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Common forms of book decay found on bookshelves

April 29, 2021

Learn about the most common ways the parts of a book can degrade over time.

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How-to treat books with water damage

April 29, 2021

In this how-to video, learn how to treat water-damaged books from your personal library with Conservator Hillary Morgan. University Libraries' books should be treated by conservators like Morgan.

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CU Boulder announces Buffs One Read

April 28, 2021

CU Boulder will launch a campus reading program with the goal of building community through shared reading of one book. American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures is edited by actress and activist America Ferrera and available through the University Libraries in physical and e-book formats.

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Summer Guide to the Libraries: Faculty Edition

April 26, 2021

This guide gives you quick access to research help, collections, streaming services and more.

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Share your tips and strategies for finals

April 14, 2021

The spring semester is winding down! As the semester comes to an end, final projects and exams are likely to add pressure and stress. Everyone manages anxiety brought on by the end of the semester in unique ways. Different strategies for studying and preparing for this time work well for...

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Librarians share National Poetry Month recommendation guide

April 12, 2021

The month of April brings with it sunshine, flowers and National Poetry Month. This year, we celebrate the hope that poetry can bring in difficult times for readers and writers alike. That’s why CU Boulder librarians have gathered poetry suggestions that have brought them inspiration, connection and hope. Throughout the...

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‘Los Seis de Boulder, Race, and Memory’ Symposium call for proposals

April 8, 2021

The virtual symposium will take place Nov. 5-6, 2021.

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Take a break with University Libraries Pause for Paws finals events

April 8, 2021

The University Libraries is bring back Pause for Paws events. Join Pawffice Hours, take a personality quiz and more!

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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.

Old philosophy books in the special collections.

University Libraries opens virtual reading room for rare and distinctive collections

April 5, 2021

Librarians and archivists will be available to answer your questions about archival, rare, government information or map collections over Zoom.