The National Poetry Month Logo

Help the Libraries build a poem for National Poetry Month

April 1, 2022

Come to Norlin’s East Entrance April 12 and 13, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to take part in a community poem writing activity, take away a pocket poem and engage with librarians.

Mya Lillemoen at the Buffs One Read Contest reception

University Libraries announce Buffs One Read Contest winners

March 30, 2022

The University Libraries are pleased to announce the three winners of the Buffs One Read Storytelling Contest. Read their contest submissions.

Enter the Buffs One Read storytelling contest

Enter to win $500 in the Buffs One Read Storytelling Contest

Nov. 11, 2021

CU Boulder undergraduate students have the opportunity to share their unique stories with the campus community during the University Libraries’ first Buffs One Read Storytelling Contest and exhibit. A panel of judges will select three winners to receive a $500 prize each and have their works recognized at a celebratory...

The cover of American Like Me

Join the Buffs One Read and get your copy of American Like Me

Sept. 28, 2021

Get your copy of American Like me, this year's selection for the Buffs One Read. Join the campus community in conversation with events sponsored by the University Libraries.

Ijeoma Oluo

CU Boulder and the City of Boulder engage with the same One Read book

Sept. 3, 2020

For the first time, the University of Colorado Boulder and the City of Boulder are bringing the campus and Boulder communities together to deepen understanding about anti-racism through their One Read program. This years’ book selection is So You Want to Talk About Race, by New York Times bestselling author,...