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National Poetry Month Exhibit Showcase

Special Collections and Digital Initiatives 04.12.2018

Come check out the Special Collections' April 2017 Exhibit Showcase, located on the second floor of the library in front of Special Collections.

What: - Chairs - Poetry - Libraries
Where: 2nd Floor Exhibit Cases in front of Special Collections
Why: National Poetry Month, National Library Week, Milan Furniture Fair
When: April 1 – April 30 2018

National Poetry Month…

Say Hello to Expanded International News Coverage

Researcher Support Services 04.11.2018

Say welcome to Access World News, the new name for the greatly expanded America’s News collection.  The content has almost doubled, with most of the new content representing non-U.S. sources.  Both English and non-English language content is included.

Auraria Library Poetry Reading

Technical and Financial Services Division 04.10.2018

Come celebrate National Poetry Month with a reading at Auraria Library! The reading will feature students and faculty from Metropolitan State University of Denver, Community College of Denver, and University of Colorado Denver including Brian Barker, Dr. Alicita Rodriguez, Charlotte Annie, Robert Kloss, Grace Wagner, Bret McCauley, and Steven Vigil-Roach

Monday April 16th, 1-3 at the Library's Discovery Wall 

Light refreshments will be…

Unearthed: Milton's Paradise Lost Illustrated by Gustave Doré

Special Collections and Digital Initiatives 04.04.2018

We recently digitized Milton's Paradise Lost with Illustrations by Gustave Doré. This 1898 edition of John Milton's epic 17th century poem is one of several in our collection illustrated by legendary French artist, painter, printmaker, and engraver, Gustave Doré. Doré illustrated hundreds of works of literature, including 

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Exhibit Showcase

Special Collections and Digital Initiatives 03.08.2018

What: Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Where: Lawrence Street Way Exhibit Cases
Why: Celebrating Women’s History Month
When: March 1 – March 31 2018

Jane Addams - the famous 19th century social activist and reformer - represented the United States at the International Congress of Women held at The Hague in April 1915.  It was organized by German and Dutch feminists and pacifists to…

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