The Colorado Academic Library Association is pleased to present the 2017 Workshop on Intellectual/Academic Freedom and the Academic Library on July 21 at the Anderson Academic Commons at the University of Denver.
Two keynote speakers, Jamie LaRue, Director of the Office of Intellectual Freedom for the American Library Association and Martin Garnar, Dean of the Kraemer Family Library at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, will present on unique challenges and concerns facing the academy within the context of intellectual and academic freedom.
Colorado School of Mines is co-sponsoring a multi-campus event, Colorado Open Scholarship Series (April 10 – 14, 2017) together with five other academic libraries. Check out the complete schedule at http://libguides.mines.edu/coss/schedules to see a listing of all events for the week. Other participating libraries are Anderson Commons-DU, UC Boulder, UC-Colorado Springs, UC-Health Sciences Library and Auraria Library. If you are from a non-sponsoring institution, you are welcome to visit the campuses listed in the schedule in-person for the presentations.
Please join us for the 48th annual Colorado Interlibrary Loan conference at the Beaver Run Resort in Breckenridge, CO May 4th-5th. We have an array of great topics such as unlocking the ILL Code, Mindfulness and Movement,an OCLC update, lightning rounds-featuring special librarians, a panel discussion on Alma migration and Prospector, copyright and more. For the complete agenda see:http://ill.cvlsites.org/2017-conference-agenda/
The Friends of the Libraries, University of Colorado Boulder, will be sponsoring their Spring Treasures Event. On Thursday, April 13, 2017, at the Boulder Public Library, Canyon Theatre, Linda Arroyo-Holmstrom and Marjorie K. McIntosh will speak about the Boulder County Latino History Project and what has been learned from the research. Light refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m., and the presentation will begin at 6:00 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2720476