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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Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

Feb. 27, 2018

Please join the CU Boulder University Libraries, CU Art Museum, and the Boulder Feminist Initiative for a fun, inclusive one-day event that brings together diverse communities to create and improve Wikipedia articles related to women in the arts. Despite its wide reach, Wikipedia suffers from a gender gap, and its...

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A “Fair” to Remember

Feb. 26, 2018

With its first use in 1710 England as the “Statute of Anne,” copyright has been the cornerstone of protecting creators’ rights and encouraging innovation across the world. The Copyright Act of 1976 is the basis for U.S. copyright law and it codifies the doctrine of “fair use.” This doctrine allows...

OEA recipient Diana Maggiore

Maggiore Wins Open Educator Award

Feb. 22, 2018

Diana Maggiore has received the first CU Boulder Open Educator Award from the CU Student Government and the University Libraries. This award recognizes Maggiore’s innovative use of the MyOpenMath platform, an open educational resource (OER). She used this OER in her MATH 1005 and MATH 1011 course instruction to reduce...

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Check Out a Human "Book" at our Living Library: March 1

Feb. 21, 2018

The CU Living Library: Dialoguing Difference event is an opportunity for people to engage with one another around stories in a supportive environment which encourages questions and open mindedness. “ Books ” -- people who are willing to share stories about their lives and diverse personal backgrounds -- and small...

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3 finalists named for CU Boulder dean of University Libraries

Feb. 9, 2018

Librarians from Oklahoma State University, the Indiana University and DePaul University were today announced as finalists for dean of University Libraries at CU Boulder. Cinthya Ippoliti, associate dean for Research and Learning Services at Oklahoma State University (OSU); Robert McDonald, associate dean for Research and Technology Strategies at the Indiana...

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A Century of Views of Colorado: 1820-1920

Feb. 8, 2018

The Friends of the CU Boulder Libraries invite you to their Spring Treasures event, A Century of Views of Colorado: 1820-1920, March 8, 5:30 p.m. in Benson Earth Sciences. You may recognize our guest presenter, Christopher W. Lane, from his regular appearances as a print and map appraiser for public...

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Arkivum: the Libraries' solution for long-term digital preservation and data archiving solution

Feb. 6, 2018

Arkivum Ltd ., a leading provider of compliance driven long-term data safeguarding and digital preservation solutions, has announced that the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, has chosen Arkivum PERPETUA as their data archiving, digital preservation and safeguarding solution. Serving one of the leading public research institutions belonging to the prestigious...

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A Celebration of CU Boulder's Favorite Poems

Feb. 5, 2018

CU Boulder Libraries want to know your favorite poem! The one that always makes you laugh, or the one that makes you cry. The one your first love shared with you, or the one that comforted you after your break up. In anticipation of National Poetry Month in April, and...

The Engineer Library is Feb 2 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Chat with Engineers at the Engineer Library!

Jan. 29, 2018

Are you unclear about your career, unsure or undecided about your major? We invite you to attend the Engineer Library , February 2 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the upper floor of the Gemmill Engineering, Math & Physics library, in the Math Building. This is an open-house style event...

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2018 International Talent Show

Jan. 24, 2018

Join the fun as the University Libraries hosts their second International Talent Show Thursday, January 25, 7 p.m. in the Center for British and Irish Studies (Norlin Library, Fifth Floor). It will be a great show filled with music, songs and dances of different cultures, performed by CU students. Enter...