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Fill your summer with the University Libraries’ most popular reading titles

May 11, 2023

Whether you are seeking to unwind, reflect or self-improve this summer, the University Libraries have a number of reading options to occupy those hot summer days.

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Refresh and recharge with the University Libraries’ new nap pods

May 2, 2023

Need a study or work break? Refresh and recharge with one of the University Libraries’ nap pods, available at the Norlin Library and the Gemmill Engineering, Mathematics & Physics Library.

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Celebrate Earth Day with a packet of sunflower seeds

April 14, 2023

The University Libraries are handing out red sunflower seed packets on April 20 and April 24. The project invites you to grow sunflowers and learn about their connection to CU Boulder.

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Dining hall hacks for finals snacks

April 14, 2023

Studying for finals takes energy! Whether you crave a sweet treat or need nutritious fuel for a long study session, you can find creative study snacks at campus dining locations.

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Screen-free ways to disconnect and recharge

April 4, 2023

Screens are a normal part of daily life, but it’s important to disconnect online and reconnect in real life, too. As you wrap up the semester, take time to recharge in screen-free ways.

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April is National Poetry Month

March 30, 2023

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the University Libraries. Attend tabling events and explore this year’s theme, “We were all meant for something.”

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Take the mystery out of CU health plans with this on-demand course

March 24, 2023

Benefits-eligible employees can plan for this year’s open enrollment period by reviewing all of CU’s health plan options through the Basics of CU Health Plans on-demand course.

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Win prizes by playing Libraries Bingo

March 22, 2023

Browse fun and thought-provoking collections, visit new and exciting University Libraries locations and win fabulous prizes when you play Libraries Bingo now through April 28. Pick up your bingo card at any campus library, or download and print yourself.

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Pick up a book for spring break

March 21, 2023

Pick up one of the University Libraries-curated reading recommendations from the spring break book display at Norlin Library or visit the pop-up table on Thursday, March 23.

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It’s a mud, mud world: Spring hiking in Colorado

March 20, 2023

Spring hiking in Colorado can be beautiful and messy with warm days and cold nights creating wet and sometimes icy conditions on trails. Check out these tips for navigating hiking conditions.