Maps on display as part of the exhibit

"Protect This Land" Exhibit in Earth Sciences & Map Library

April 18, 2019

The Jerry Crail Johnson Earth Sciences & Map Library is unveiling a new exhibit. “Protect This Land: Making Change Through Visualization” showcases a range of western maps alongside works by notable artists and student creations. The Earth Sciences & Map Library’s involvement in the “Documenting Change” campus-wide program further illustrates...

Terri Gentry is presenting African American Healers in the West.

African American Healers in the West

Feb. 1, 2019

The University Libraries invite you to African American Healers in the West , a presentation by Terri Gentry. The presentation discusses a history of midwives, nurses, physicians and health practitioners across the western United States. It will take place on February 6 from 4 to 6 p.m. in Norlin Library...

Talking Trees interactive exhibit

Translating Change: Panel Discussion Feb. 5

Jan. 31, 2019

A teacher, a researcher and two students walk into a snowy forest. No, it's not the set up to a joke but rather a fascinating exploration of climate change and the inherent challenge of communicating research data. All are welcome to join the University Libraries for a panel discussion and...

People holding chat bubble signs saying "Come Chat With Engineers."

Chat With Professional Engineers at Engineering in the Library

Jan. 14, 2019

Are you unclear about your career, unsure or undecided about your major? We invite you to attend the Engineers in the Library , February 8 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the upper floor of the Gemmill Engineering, Math & Physics library, in the Math Building. This is an open-house...

Living Journal of Computational Molecular Science logo

New Journal Offers Innovative Approach to Science Research

Jan. 10, 2019

With the launch of the Living Journal of Computational Molecular Science (LiveCoMS) , academic publishing continues to evolve in the digital age. ChBE Associate Professor Michael Shirts is one of the researchers behind the project, working with initial funding and support provided by the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries. Shirts...

The stegosaurus fossil located in the Earth Sciences and Map Library.

Dinosaur in the Sky

Dec. 10, 2018

You’d probably identify the giant wall-mounted fossil inside the Jerry Crail Johnson Earth Sciences & Map Library as a dinosaur. If you’re a dinosaur buff, you might even suspect it’s a Stegosaurus.

Wes and Linda as graduates.

A Love Story, With Maps

Dec. 10, 2018

One recipe for enduring love: A classroom encounter, a typewriter and a 1902 map of Colorado.

TEDMED Chaos + Clarity Graphics

Access TEDMED Live 2018: Chaos + Clarity.

Nov. 8, 2018

The University Libraries is excited to bring TEDMED Live 2018: Chaos + Clarity to the University of Colorado Boulder campus. The iconic conference is taking place Nov 14 - 16, and convenes extraordinary people and ideas from all disciplines in pursuit of unexpected connections that accelerate innovation in health and...

One of the pieces of the exhibit.

More than Geography: Panel Conversation of the Mapping Home/Collecting Truths Exhibition

Nov. 5, 2018

In honor of Geography Awareness Week , the Jerry Crail Johnson Earth Sciences & Map Library invites you to a reception and panel on Thurs, Nov 15, at 3:30 p.m., More Than Geography . The discussion, which begins at 4 p.m., engages the libraries’ current exhibition Mapping Home/Collecting Truths and...

Geography Awareness Week image.

Celebrate Geography Awareness Week with the Earth Sciences and Map Library

Nov. 2, 2018

Geography Awareness Week was created by National Geographic to help Americans make effective decisions, understand geo-spatial issues and recognize their impacts as global citizens. This year, the Earth Sciences & Map Library is celebrating with weeklong and daily events. Come to the library and celebrate with us! All Week: Where...