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.

Fall Leaves

Libraries Fall Break Hours

Nov. 17, 2016

This Friday, November 18, all Libraries locations will close at 5PM for the weekend. Norlin Library, the Business Library and the Engineering Library will be open Monday-Wednesday November 21-23, 8AM-5PM. Earth Sciences & Map Library and the Music Library will be open Monday-Wednesday November 21-23, 12PM-5PM. All Libraries locations will...

Students petting therapy dogs at our 2015 event.

Therapy Dogs

Oct. 31, 2016

Do finals have you feeling like you’re the underdog? Well, we’ve got a solution that should put you back at the top of the pack. Therapy dogs are back! Our canine and human volunteers are from the Therapy Dogs of Boulder County , who work with several organizations across Boulder...

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Open Access Week 2016, Oct 24 - 30

Oct. 18, 2016

Open Access week is Oct. 24-30! This is an annual international event focusing on open access and related topics. The University Libraries and the Open Science Interest Group, a campus student group, are hosting several events to celebrate. Increasing Openness and Transparency in Academic Research When: Monday, Oct. 24, 3:00-4:00...

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Friends of the Libraries Presents “Fall Treasures, Ronald J. Stewart, Then Comes a Wind”

Oct. 17, 2016

The Friends of the Libraries invite you to their Fall Treasures Event on Thursday, November 10, 2016, at the Center for British and Irish Studies (Norlin Library, Fifth Floor). Ronald J. Stewart, author of Then Comes a Wind , will speak about his book, a story of a family’s struggle...

Portion of the Mythical Monsters Map by Peter Dobbin

Halloween Display in the Earth Sciences and Map Library

Oct. 17, 2016

Visit the Earth Sciences & Map Library to see the new Halloween display, featuring a Mythical Monsters Map and a variety of monster-themed books, both campy and academic! From the publisher: “We can learn a great deal about different cultures and societies in different countries, through knowing about mythical creatures...

Read Banned Books

Banned Books Week Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Sept. 23, 2016

The University Libraries are celebrating the freedom to read with Banned Books Week, September 25-October 1, 2016. Here are six banned books to keep on your radar this week: Invisible Man - Ralph Ellison Originally published in 1952, Ellison’s classic is the story of a young college-educated black man struggling...

The Science Learner's Lunch Logo.

Science Learner's Lunch Workshop Series

Sept. 16, 2016

Science Learner's Lunch is a workshop series designed to provide students with tools and information that complements the skills they learn in the classroom. These workshops take place every Wednesday, at 12:00 p.m., in Math 150 , inside the Leonard H. Gemmill Library of Enigneering, Mathematics & Physics. Upcoming Science...

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Geospatial Data Processing in Python Workshop

Sept. 15, 2016

Date: 1:00 pm, Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Where: East Campus, SEEC C120, just north of the auditorium Instructor: William Armstrong, Department of Geological Sciences and Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research Description: In this workshop, we will cover scripting geospatial data processing in Python, with an aim towards remote sensing...

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Happiness, Connection and Meditation 8/31 at 6:00

Aug. 29, 2016

Happiness, Connection and Meditation A talk by Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche to the University of Colorado Boulder Meditation can increase our happiness, enhance our family connections and improve our relationships. If we have a happy state of mind then we bring that happiness to our relationships, our family, our community and...


Collaborate and Learn with your Librarians

Aug. 23, 2016

CO ME LEARN WITH YOUR LIBRARIANS & THE LIBRARY COMMUNITY! The University Libraries offer a variety LEARNING opportunities for you--- workshops, consultations and course sessions for student, faculty, staff and community members. Explore the offerings below. REQUEST A RESEARCH SEMINAR FOR YOUR CLASS OR GROUP As a campus partner in...