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Watch video tutorials on the Auraria Library's most popular article databases, research skills, and common library-related questions.

Research Guides

Your librarians have created numerous research guides to get your research underway! Often, a librarian will create a guide specifically for your professor and your class. Check the Class Guides links for your school at the left to see if there is a guide for your course. If there's no guide for your class, never fear, there is a complete listing of Subject Guides that give lists of resources and tips for starting research in different disciplines.

The "How To" guide pages provide pointers and tips on things like beginning your research and using technology in the library.

Search Our Guides

The Auraria Library has many research guides. They cover specific classes, subject areas, and skills.

Want to know if we have a guide that will help with your research? Try the search box below.


  • Try searching for the class you're taking first (such as English 1020).
  • If you don't see a guide for your class, search for the subject your class is in (such as Marketing, Colorado History, Math, etc.).
  • Need help? Ask Us!