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Festival Caravan

You are invited to the annual meeting, exhibit reception, and film premiere of Festival Caravan Thursday, June 15, 2017 Special Event Room (AAC 290) Anderson Academic Commons at the University of Denver 2150 E. Evans Ave, Denver, 80210 Parking is … Continue reading

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Faculty End of Year Book Return

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Money Smart Week 2017 – Free Events

Sharpen your financial literacy skills and attend free sessions being offered as part of Money Smart Week 2017, April 27 & 28 in the Anderson Academic Commons. Events include Salary & Offer Negotiation* The Financial Reality Experience HERStory Panel of … Continue reading

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Colorado Open Scholarship Series

University Libraries presents a series on open access, open data, and open educational resources. Heather Joseph and Nicole Allen of SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) will be speaking on enabling, supporting, and increasing open access resources on university … Continue reading

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University Library Association

Did you know that there are several ways to support University Libraries, including our friends group, the University Library Association (ULA)? Formerly the Women’s Library Association, this group has been supporting the Library through membership dues and fundraising events for … Continue reading

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Need Career Help? Try Vault Career Intelligence

Do you need help Writing your resume or your cover letter? Looking for job openings? Finding information about industries and companies? Identifying top companies to work for in an industry? Then try Vault Career Intelligence. To access this database take … Continue reading

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Announcing Demand Driven Acquisition for Books

The library is piloting a new way of purchasing select print books: Demand Driven Acquisition or DDA. To understand how DDA works, it will be helpful to know how most books are purchased for the library.  As has been done … Continue reading

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Woodstock West Journal

This month’s historical object is a composition notebook filled with the eyewitness account of a University of Denver (DU) History professor, J. Donald Hughes. Hughes filled the notebook during the course of one day (May 14, 1970) during a student protest … Continue reading

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Vaudeville Poster with the Bercu Sisters

Dorothy Bercu was born in Douglas, Wyoming, on June 14th, 1917 to George and Olive Bercu. Her father was a Jewish immigrant from Romania, and her mother hailed from Minnesota. The American West provided many economic opportunities for Eastern European … Continue reading

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DU Anthropology Professor E.B. Renaud’s 1922 Field Notebook

Etienne B. Renaud (1880-1973) was a professor of Anthropology at the University of Denver from 1920-1948. Born in Paris, France, Renaud emigrated to the United States to study anthropology in 1907. He moved to Colorado due to interest in the history … Continue reading

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