Daniel Johnston works with a student at a previous Write-In event.

Fall '19 Write-In Offers Students End-Of-Semester Support

Dec. 4, 2019

Picking research topics, citing sources, and proofreading for grammatical errors can be trying, especially in light of finals week. That’s why professional and peer writing tutors and librarians will be available on Monday, Dec. 9 to work with students as part of this fall’s Write-In event at Norlin Library. “End...

Kroger, Struik and Struik's daughters.

Former Fellow Presents Exhibit Research To Pioneer Professor

Oct. 16, 2019

Last spring’s Undergraduate Friends of the Libraries Fellow Aubrey Kroger recently presented her research from the exhibit “Wonder Women: The Dynamic, Influential, and Innovative Scientists of CU Boulder” to Frasier Meadows , an assisted living facility in Boulder. One person recognized in Kroger’s exhibit, Dr. Rebekka Struik, is a resident...

Head of Archives Megan Friedel and Japanese and Korean Studies Librarian Adam Lisbon outside.

Librarians Give Voice to Japanese and Japanese American History

Oct. 2, 2019

The hallways under CU Boulder’s Norlin Library are lined with rows and rows of nondescript gray boxes. It’s not the most scenic spot on campus, but the university’s 101-year-old archives can be a glimpse into different worlds and times. Many of those gray boxes offer a window into the lives...

Two librarians at the Ask A Librarian desk

Top Questions For Ask A Librarian Answered

Sept. 6, 2019

No question is too simple or too difficult for the University Libraries to find an answer to. Just ask anyone stationed at the Ask a Librarian desk, located in the second-floor research area of Norlin Library. Whether at the desk physically or online remotely, the Ask a Librarian team is...

2018 SLAB student

Join the Fall 2019 Student Libraries Advisory Board!

Aug. 28, 2019

The Student Libraries Advisory Board (SLAB) is looking for new members! What is SLAB? SLAB is a group of CU Boulder students that work together to offer input on the Libraries’ spaces, services, and resources based on the student experience. In other words, we want YOU to have a say...

Students from University Hill Elementary School bee designs hang on wall.

Observations in Art: A Closer Look

June 21, 2019

The University Libraries are constantly rolling out new exhibits with campus and community partners. The Libraries have been a continuous partner in CU Boulder’s “Documenting Change” program, which showcases the intersection between artists and scientists in their study of climate. “Documenting Change: Observations in Art,” in Norlin Library’s STEAM gallery,...

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...

Wendy Norris shares details about her Python tutorials during her fellowship presentation April 25, 2019.

Provost's Fellow Wendy Norris' Python Tutorials

May 15, 2019

The University Libraries are honoring the four Provost’s Fellows through a series of stories chronicling each of their projects. Information Science PhD student Wendy Norris’ project for the 2019 Provost’s Fellowship for the Libraries “Python for Text Analysis video tutorials” is informed by her own path towards understanding digital humanities-related...

A student meets with a staff member at the Research Desk Area.

First-year Students Encouraged To Reach Out

April 22, 2019

As the spring semester nears its end, it can feel challenging for students finishing up papers, projects, and exams. Fortunately, the Libraries have resources and services that can help. The Libraries offer personal research consultations to help students refine and focus their research topics, develop successful search strategies, and identify...

Research expert helping a student at a previous Write-In event.

Write-In Opportunity For Research And Writing Assistance

April 18, 2019

Writing doesn’t have to be a lonely process. Join the Teaching and Learning Unit (TLU) the last Monday of April for snacks, tutors, and the joys of the quiet synergy of working with others! Research expert helping a student during a previous Write-In event. Write-In is the time to embrace...