UCB Libraries


Libraries Organization Chart (PDF) | Faculty and Staff Directories | Subject Specialists



Responsibility for personnel services for faculty, staff, and students; strategic planning; faculty/staff development; internal mail service and supplies; library security; facilities management; financial operations and services

Webpages: Administrative Services | Programming and Communications | Security



Collects, preserves and makes broadly available original source materials of enduring historical significance.

Webpages: American Music Research Center | Archives


Arts and Humanities

Supports the teaching and research of students, faculty, staff, and the general public in the areas of English, History, Romance, Germanic and East Asian languages, Art, Architecture, Music, Philosophy, and Writing and Rhetoric, scaffolding student learning, simplifying the research process, and connecting users at all levels with the resources they need to succeed.

Webpages: Art and Architecture Collection | East Asian Collection | Music Library



Provides access to the collections within Norlin library and the PASCAL storage facility through circulation and document-delivery services as well as information resources through Prospector, a consortium of Colorado and Wyoming Libraries. Also provides access to the University Libraries’ collections for non-CU scholars through interlibrary lending services.

Webpages: Circulation | ILLiad | Reserves


Dean's Office

Dean of the Libraries and support staff.

Webpages: Dean's Office


Libraries IT

Provides services and support for a broad range of information technology activities for the University Libraries.

Webpages: LIT


Metadata Services

Provides intellectual access to information resources, promoting self-sufficiency in finding, identifying, selecting, and obtaining resources via Chinook, CU Digital Library, and Digital Collections of Colorado institutional repository.

Webpages: Metadata Services


Scholarly Resource Development

Seeks innovative and sustainable strategies for acquiring content from a broad array of sources through Acquisitions, Collection Development and Assessment, and Interlibrary Loan Borrowing.

Webpages: Scholarly Resource Development



Provides the services and collections necessary to support teaching and research in the College of Arts & Sciences and the College of Engineering & Applied Sciences, as well as campus-affiliated research institutes and centers.

Webpages: Earth Sciences Library | Engineering, Math, Physics Library | Map Library | Science Collection


Social Sciences

Supports the teaching and research of the departments in the Social Sciences, including anthropology, business, economics, ethnic studies, international affairs, journalism and mass communications, political science, sociology, and women and gender studies, as well as campus-affiliated research institutes and centers.

Webpages: Business Library | Government Information | Norlin Commons


Special Collections and Preservation