Trustee Corner – January 2020

The Trustee Corner is a monthly series featuring information of interest to public library boards….

Colorado’s Small Mammals, Part IV: Conclusion

Colorado has an amazing array of wildlife – birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians, and mammals…

Colorado Libraries in the 2010s: Computers, Technology, & Gadgets

Throughout January 2020, we will be taking a look back at the 10s and Teens…

Save the Dates for Spring Training 2020!

The Colorado State Library is delighted to share our awesome lineup of Spring Training opportunities…

Time Machine Tuesday: 100th Anniversary of Prohibition

One hundred years ago this week marked the beginning of Prohibition in the United States,…

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is celebrated across our nation to honor one of the…

Learning Edge January 2020 #1

Happy New Year! EDUCATOR EVENTS More professional development opportunities at CDE PD Calendar Colorado Department…

CHNC and the Online Historic Newspaper Landscape

With over 1.7 million digitized pages representing nearly 400 newspaper titles stretching back to Colorado’s…

Support is Here for Newspaper Digitization

CHNC New Content Support Program The Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection (CHNC) is excited to announce…

Colorado Libraries in the 2010s: Libraries & Their Communities

Throughout January 2020, we will be taking a look back at the 10s and Teens…

Register Now for The School Library Crisis: Harnessing Your Power to Survive and Thrive!

Today’s educational landscape of high-stakes content testing, accountability measures, and other factors continue to provide…

Signs Your Library Policies Need Revision (And What to Do About It)

This is a guest post contributed by Amie Pilla, Library CEO of the Berthoud Community…

Upcoming CSL in Session Webinar – Serving the Underserved: tips for serving the homeless

Join us on?Thursday January 23, 2020 from 12:00 pm -1:00 pm MT for Serving the…

Friday Grab Bag, January 10, 2020

The Friday Grab Bag is a weekly series that highlights fun, unique, and interesting happenings…

Colfax: Metro Denver’s Most Famous (or Infamous!) Street

The Colorado State Library is located on Colfax Avenue, as is the State Capitol. It’s…

Colorado Libraries in the 2010s: Children and Family Literacy Focus & Expansion

What are the major library trends across the state in 2010 and the teens? And…

Colorado Libraries in the 2010s: Buildings & Spaces

What are the major library trends across the state in 2010 and the teens? And…

Tips for Public Library Policy Development

This is a guest post contributed by Amber Greene, Division Manager, and Susan Kadlec, Board…

Colorado’s Small Mammals, Part III: Mustelids

Colorado has an amazing array of wildlife – birds, fish, reptiles and amphibians, and mammals…

State Library Receives an additional $450,000 over 3 Years for Early Literacy in Libraries

In 2019, the Colorado State Library received a $150,000 Preschool Development Grant from the Colorado…