University Libraries share anti-racism resources

June 8, 2020

University Libraries personnel have teamed up to curate a comprehensive collection of anti-racism resources in response to the violent deaths of George Floyd and other Black people during recent incidents of police brutality across the country. This online guide is dedicated to the study and practice of anti-racism and includes...

Dean of University Libraries Robert H. McDonald

Statement from Dean Robert McDonald: Social Justice for All

June 4, 2020

Dear University Libraries community, Recent protests in American cities, including here in Colorado, have underscored the deep-rooted racism in our nation. The deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor are horrifying recent examples of the systemic, widespread violence against Black people in this country. This entire crisis weighs...

Boulder Children’s Chorale

Latin American Indigenous Languages Symposium To Premiere Additions to Collections

Feb. 28, 2020

Celebrate Latin American indigenous languages by exploring new book collections, academic scholarship and music this month at Norlin Library. The “Inclusive Collections and Courses: Latin American Indigenous Languages” symposium will formally recognize over 100 book titles that have been added to the University Libraries’ collections, including children’s books, adult literature,...

Women's March Photo

Special Collections Exhibit Recognizes Path To Women's Suffrage

Jan. 16, 2020

The new year marks the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment, in which women were guaranteed the constitutional right to vote. To commemorate this historic milestone, the University Libraries Special Collections has curated “On the March to Women’s Suffrage,” an exhibit featuring three centuries of women authors and activists who...

Sabrina and Corina cover

Sabrina & Corina Flash Read & Discussion at #DivSummit

Nov. 7, 2019

Sabrina & Corina Flash Read Tuesday, Nov. 12, 11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Ballroom Wednesday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. in UMC 382-386 In collaboration with the Office of Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement (ODECE), the University Libraries have organized bookclub style sessions for...

Three students in discussion for podcast.

CUATL Ep. 2: Living Library

Sept. 30, 2019

This transcript of the CU at the Libraries episode “Living Library” has been rewritten for the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries news site. Press play to listen to this episode below or find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. Introduction: Books are often thought...

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 Oscar Cornejo...

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

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

May 17, 2019

Spanish and Portuguese PhD student Taiko Haessler's project, “Medieval Women In Philosophy,” stemmed from research that points to female philosophers from this period in history that have been largely absent from relevant teaching curriculums.

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

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.