Cover image from the novel Sabina & Corina

Campus One Read: Sabrina & Corina

Sept. 5, 2019

Join our campus community in reading Sabrina & Corina by Colorado author, Kali Fajardo-Anstine. Selected as this year's campus one-read, the book is a collection of short stories that feature a diverse set of experiences against a backdrop of Colorado. “The University Libraries will be ordering multiple copies and encourage...

Candid of Melissa Padilla and Oscar Cornejo from filming "Change the Subject"

University Libraries 'Change the Subject' With Film Screening

July 11, 2019

The University Libraries invites members of the public to attend a screening of “ Change the Subject ” — a new documentary film about labels, libraries, and activism from a group of former Dartmouth College students committed to advancing the rights of undocumented peoples. Courtesy photo of Melissa Padilla and...

Provost's Fellow Taiko Haessler presents on Medieval Women in Philosophy.

Provost's Fellow Taiko Haessler's Research On Women Philosophers

May 17, 2019

The University Libraries are honoring the four Provost’s Fellows through a series of stories chronicling each of their projects. The topic for Spanish and Portuguese PhD student Taiko Haessler’s 2019 Provost’s Fellowship for the Libraries “Medieval Women In Philosophy” project stemmed from research that points to female philosophers from this...

Fellow Eva Danayanti describes the concept of Jendhela during her presentation in April.

Provost's Fellow Eva Danayanti's Freedom Of The Press Portal

May 16, 2019

The University Libraries are honoring the four Provost’s Fellows through a series of stories chronicling each of their projects. Journalism graduate student Eva Danayanti’s project for the 2019 Provost’s Fellowship for the Libraries is a portal to open access resources on freedom of the press and expression in Southeast Asia...

Students setting up the UMAS exhibit

UMAS 50th Anniversary Exhibit and Reception: March 20

March 20, 2019

The University Libraries are proud to host a panel exhibit celebrating 50 years of UMAS y MEXA de CU Boulder in the Ventana Gallery on the 3rd floor of Norlin Library. On March 20 at 4 p.m., the CU Boulder community is invited to an exhibit reception. The event will...

Books share their stories with Readers and Monitors during the Living Library Event.

“CU Living Library: Dialoguing Difference” Grows in 2nd Year

March 8, 2019

This week, “CU Living Library: Dialoguing Difference” gave students, faculty, staff and community members the opportunity to listen to stories from their peers and engage in open dialogue. The event took place Wednesday and Thursday afternoons in Norlin Commons. Volunteers were recruited to serve as human Books and share their...

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CU Living Library: March 6 & 7

Feb. 27, 2019

Norlin Library will host the CU Living Library: Continuing Community through Dialogue March 6 and 7, an interactive event featuring the stories of students, staff, faculty, and community members who will engage as with attendees or “readers” who want to “borrow” living books for impactful conversations covering topics such as...

UMAS 50th Anniversary

United Mexican American Students to Host 50th Anniversary Celebration

Sept. 14, 2018

Community members are invited to attend a series of events marking and celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of United Mexican American Students at CU Boulder, starting at 4:30 pm, Friday, September 14, in the Center for British and Irish Studies.

University of Colorado Boulder campus as seen from a drone perspective

Inclusive Spaces and Practices

Aug. 19, 2018

The University Libraries have enhanced and added inclusive, non-Library of Congress subject headings to 5,367 library catalog records on the topic of “immigration”, in an effort to foster diversity and inclusion in the libraries and on campus. Library users can carry out keyword searches using more ethical subject headings, without...

Students of the 2018 computer literacy class with librarian translators.

Congrats to the Computer Literacy graduates!

May 31, 2018

Genna Mcgahee, Training and Development Coordinator and Computer Literacy Program Administrator, Infrastructure & Sustainablity, sent out a call for Spanish and Lau speakers to translate computer literacy classes to custodial/front line employees at CU Boulder, beginning April 27 through June 1, 2018. Classes were offered Fridays in the morning and...