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...