Libraries Building Manager Carl Stewart with Libraries Assistant Building Manager Christopher Yago.

Stewart Receives Williams Award for Lifetime Achievement

May 23, 2019

The 3rd annual Williams Award for Lifetime Achievement, presented by the University Libraries, has been awarded to the Libraries Building Manager Carl Stewart. Libraries Building Manager Carl Stewart with Libraries Assistant Building Manager Christopher Yago. The Williams Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a libraries faculty or staff member for their exceptional...

Campbell Award recipient David Hays delivers his acceptance speech.

Hays Recognized With 25th Annual Campbell Award

May 22, 2019

Longtime staff archivist David Hays is this year’s recipient of the Campbell Award. Campbell Award recipient David Hays delivers his acceptance speech. The award is named after Marie and Martha Campbell, sisters who joined the University Libraries staff in 1945 and have maintained their support for the Libraries since their...

Robert McDonald, Barbara Losoff, Megan Friedel, Lindsay Roberts, and Cynthia Keller

Losoff Receives 2019 Ralph E. Ellsworth Award

May 21, 2019

Associate Professor Barbara Losoff is the recipient of the University Libraries’ annual Ralph E. Ellsworth Award. It was presented to her during the 2019 Spring Awards ceremony, a time where the Libraries recognize the faculty and staff contributions to scholarship and community over the last year. Left: Robert McDonald, Barbara...

Wu Ying-mei (吳英美), Deputy Director General of Taiwan's National Central Library with Dean of CU Boulder Libraries Robert McDonald.

Taiwan's National Central Library Donates Books to CU Boulder Libraries

March 22, 2019

Wu Ying-mei (吳英美), Deputy Director General of Taiwan's National Central Library with Dean of CU Boulder Libraries Robert McDonald. At the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) annual conference in Denver on Friday, University of Colorado Boulder Libraries accepted a sizable donation from the Center for Chinese Studies of Taiwan’s National...

Students Adán García, Ashly Villa-Ortega, and Amairany Casillas-Alcala were the leading curators for the exhibit.

UMAS and University Libraries partnership builds on history

March 22, 2019

Over 50 people connected to UMAS y MEXA de CU Boulder turned out to Norlin Library for the panel exhibit and reception celebrating the student group’s dynamic history. UMAS’ mission is to empower Latinx through education and activism. Amairany Casillas-Alcala, Adán García, and Ashly Villa-Ortega, all students that have been...

Members of CEAL look through the University Libraries' Asian Studies collection.

University Libraries Hosts CEAL Annual Meeting

March 21, 2019

Over 100 members of the Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) came to the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries as part of a pre-conference for their annual meeting on Tuesday. CEAL and the Association of Asian Studies (AAS) attended a series of workshops that primed participants for the days ahead...

A guide to Oddy tests hangs on the wall of a LOC wall.

LOC Project With University Libraries Kicks Off

March 15, 2019

The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries are participating in a grant program through the Library of Congress (LOC) that is bringing together five academic libraries to compare the physical condition of similar books retained and preserved at institutions across the country. A guide to Oddy testing hangs on the wall...

Over 80 students met with the librarians leading the "Meet Your Librarians" event Thursday.

'Meet Your Librarian' Event Reaches Dozens of Students

March 14, 2019

Thursday at lunchtime, students passing through the East Entrance of Norlin Library gravitated towards the savory smell of pizza. About a handful of subject librarians greeted students with slices and library-themed swag. “Meet Your Librarian” is a new event aimed at achieving an everlasting goal: to connect students with information...

All students are welcome to submit original material by April 8, 2019.

LibCast Music Contest Now Through April 8

March 12, 2019

The University Libraries are excited to share their ongoing development of LibCast, a new podcast sharing the stories from the Libraries. LibCast producers want a simple and upbeat music theme to tie each episode together, and would prefer the music be an original composition by a CU Boulder student. All...

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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