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La Casita Azul

COVID-19 update: La Casita Azul site is currently operating according to local pandemic restrictions. All online services continue to be offered as usual.

La Casita Azul is an education and learning resource centre that supports York’s increasing socio-environmental research, education and community outreach within Costa Rica.

Situated in the midst of the local communities in Costa Rica, La Casita Azul supports and enhances York’s Eco-Campus in Costa Rica while playing an important role in research intensification, knowledge mobilization, community engagement, citizen science, research dissemination, engagement and outreach while offering access to the online and print resources and educational programs.

How it started:

  • with a conversation
  • with an ambitious vision
  • with expertise
  • with collaboration
  • with support

Please contact Dana Craig (, Tom Scott (, at York U., or Diandra Arias ( in Costa Rica, and we can tell you all about it.

Take a look at our "lookbook" we created in 2020 to showcase some of our accomplishments in our first five years!

How it's going:

You can find Casita Azul on Facebook!

Facebook is currently the best platform to connect York University to our Las Nubes library. See and share our hours, courses and programs on our pages!

We offer programs to our students, researchers and local community and we provide access to meaningful collections.

York students, faculty and researchers, please consult our Research Guide for a quick look at some selected resources before you visit Las Nubes.

......and where are we going?

Our vision and our commitment, together with you, our community, will continue to guide our strategic planning! Please contact Dana Craig ( and Tom Scott (, with your questions and suggestions.