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Monday September 25, 2017

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Welcome to the Auraria Library

The Auraria Library welcomes the students, faculty, and staff of the 3 institutions that we serve, the Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, and the University of Colorado Denver.

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New Special Collections Coloring Book!

Digital and Scholarly Services Division 08.29.2017

As part of a new semesterly tradition, Special Collections has released a brand new coloring book about frontier-era Denver!

Statement of Support for the University of Virginia and Charlottesville

Auraria Library 08.21.2017

To our students, faculty, and staff on the Auraria Campus,

New Historic Databases Ranging from US Race Relations to Social Movements Worldwide!

Researcher Support Services 08.17.2017

Here are recent additions to the primary resource materials Auraria Library offers.  Get tips on finding even more in the Library’s Primary Sources research guide.…

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Constitution Day Exhibit Showcase

First Floor Exhibit Showcase


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Text us your questions 303-848-8444. We’ll answer from 9 am to 6 pm during the week and reply to afterhours questions the next morning. (Your provider rates will apply.)


  • Research Tutoring
    Research tutoring is for quick questions, tips, and strategies on finding and evaluating information resources.  Research Tutoring is located in the Knowledge Market on the first floor and is available Monday–Thursday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

  • Research Consultations
    Research consultations are for in-depth and lengthy discussions about research questions. Please use this form to request an appointment.  Due to the level of preparation needed, appointments should be made 48 hours in advance. If you need immediate help, please use Research Tutoring.  


For general library information, as well as for questions about borrowing, renewing, or returning library materials, call 303-556-2639.

For research help, call 303-556-2585, Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. If there is no answer, please leave a message and someone will return your call within 24 hours (Monday – Friday).