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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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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Join us! Welcome Back Tea at Norlin Research Desk

Aug. 19, 2016

August 23, Tuesday, 9-11am, Norlin Library Research Desk Welcome to new students and welcome back to all of you who are returning! Start the semester off right by picking up an energizing cup of coffee or relaxing cup of tea courtesy of Norlin Library. Take your beverage to go or...

Tibet, Buddhism and the Dalai Lama Book Display

Tibet, Buddhism and the Dalai Lama Book Display

June 10, 2016

The University Libraries joins the campus in welcoming the Dalai Lama to CU Boulder on Thursday, June 23 rd . In preparation for his visit, explore the Tibet, Buddhism and the Dalai Lama book display located at the West Entrance of Norlin Library near the Circulation Desk. Learn about Tibetan...

Laura Wright

Laura Wright wins 2016 Campbell Award

June 3, 2016

The Campbell Award is named after Marie and Martha Campbell, sisters who joined the Libraries staff in 1945 and have remained active volunteers since their retirement. The award is presented annually to a library staff member for outstanding contributions to the libraries and includes a $1000 prize. Martha Campbell started...

Jennie Gerke

Jennie Gerke wins 2016 Ralph E. Ellsworth Award

June 3, 2016

The Ralph E. Ellsworth Award, established by the University Libraries in 1990 to honor the former library director, recognizes a library faculty member for outstanding contributions to the library, the university and the library profession, and includes a $1000 award. Ellsworth was director of the University Libraries from 1937-1943 and...

Parlez-vous français? Check out these graphic novels!

Parlez-vous français? Check out these graphic novels!

May 23, 2016

Did you know that, in addition to the “classics”, the Norlin Library has a great collection of graphic novels in French? No matter your interests, chances are there’s a book for you! Many people are already familiar with Julie Maroh’s Le bleu est une couleur chaude , which became a...

People attending Shakespeare's Bouquet exhibit

University Libraries host 'Shakespeare's Bouquet' exhibit in celebration of 'Shakespeare at CU'

May 19, 2016

CU-Boulder was named the Colorado host of First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare, on tour from the Folger Shakespeare Library to all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico.

Japan and Disaster: 1670-1995

Japan and Disaster: 1670-1995

May 10, 2016

Five years ago a 9.0 magnitude earthquake struck Japan off the coast of the Tōhoku region. The quake and the subsequent tsunami led to the death of 15,000 people. 2,500 are still missing. University Libraries' Special Collections & Archives features three centuries of works that highlight the resilience of Japan...

The Edges of the Earth in Herodotus’ Histories

The Edges of the Earth in Herodotus’ Histories

May 2, 2016

Join CU-Boulder Associate Professor of Classics John Gibert Monday May 9 th at 5:30 p.m. for “The Edges of the Earth in Herodotus’ Histories”. The talk, held in the Denver Public Library, will survey tales of people and creatures living at the edges of the world as known to the...