Portrait of Ella Schigur

Ella Schigur is the University Libraries Outstanding Graduating Senior for 2024

April 23, 2024

The Libraries selects their outstanding graduates based on dedication to the library's mission and values in supporting students and connecting them with information, resources and services.

Bri Spitz

Bri Spitz is the University Libraries outstanding graduating senior for 2023

April 27, 2023

The University Libraries names Bri Spitz as its outstanding graduating student worker for her dedication to helping other students access library services and information.

Vanessa Seals

University Libraries hires new DEI assistant dean

Sept. 15, 2022

A new assistant dean is leading diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives at University Libraries.

Jamie Wittenberg

Jamie Wittenberg joins Libraries as Assistant Dean for Digital Strategy and IT Services

June 22, 2020

The University Libraries are delighted to welcome Jamie Wittenberg as the new Assistant Dean for Digital Strategy and Information Technology Services. Wittenberg joined the libraries on June 1 and will provide strategic leadership for digital infrastructure and services, ensuring more connected and accessible research, teaching and learning experiences. Wittenberg brings...

Rachel Knapp is the Applied Sciences Librarian.

Applied Sciences Librarian Joins Libraries Faculty

Dec. 20, 2019

We are excited for our campus community to get to know our new Applied Sciences Librarian, Rachel Knapp. Prior to her start in November, Knapp was the Engineering and Forestry Reference Librarian at the University of Maine’s Raymond H. Fogler Library. She said that her hands-on experience with engineering, paired...

Samantha Millison poses with Adam Lisbon

Faculty Hack – Professor Uses Selfies to Get Students to the Library

Dec. 16, 2019

Like many students this fall, Aspen Pasikov met with one of the University Libraries’ subject specialists for help with a project. The first-year integrative physiology major worked with Adam Lisbon, Japanese & Korean Studies Librarian with the Libraries, on a midterm paper for the seminar “Headwaters: Going Upriver.” “The session...

Amanda Rybin-Koob in the Literature stacks

The Libraries Welcomes New Literature and Humanities Librarian

Dec. 12, 2019

The University Libraries has a new Literature and Humanities Librarian! Please join us in welcoming Amanda Rybin Koob to the University of Colorado Boulder and the Libraries. Rybin Koob grew up in Colorado. After completing undergraduate and graduate work at the University of Denver , she took her library science...

Dean of the University Libraries Robert H. McDonald

McDonald named Senior Vice Provost of Online Education

Sept. 16, 2019

Provost Russell Moore and Chief Operating Officer Kelly Fox today announced they are accepting the recommendations of the Academic Futures-Financial Futures Online (AF-FF) Strategy Working Group to create a single coherent online and distance organization to serve the campus. These recommendations will allow the Boulder campus to better coordinate with...

Alicia Cowart stands on quad.

Meet Geospatial Data Services Postdoc Fellow Alicia Cowart

Aug. 12, 2019

The University Libraries welcome Alicia Cowart as a new postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Open and Digital Scholarship Services (ODSS) and in the Center for Research Data and Digital Scholarship (CRDDS). Cowart, who earned her Ph.D. in Geography at the University of California, Berkeley , will provide support for...

Katerina Allmendinger is the new Branch Operations Manager at the CU Boulder Muisc

Meet Music Library Branch Operations Manager Katerina Allmendinger

July 8, 2019

The University Libraries would like to introduce and welcome our newest branch operations manager for the Howard B. Waltz Music Library , Katerina Allmendinger! Allmendinger started with the Libraries at CU Boulder in June, right before graduating from the University of Denver with her Master’s in Library and Information Science...