Library News

The New King Faculty Room is Open (Room 130)

Marketing & Communications 02.07.2017

With funding from the Kenneth King Foundation, the Library created a faculty-only space equipped with PCs, a scanner, a local-area-calls telephone, a counter height laptop table, wireless capability, and a comfortable lounge seating area. The new, larger King Faculty Room (room 130) is located on the first floor of the Library and features windows that look out on to Curtis Street. Faculty may request the King Faculty Room access code at the Ask Us Desk and enjoy a fresh perspective in the…

Auraria Library Newsletter January 2017 No.2

Marketing & Communications 02.03.2017

In this Issue:

  • Entering the Library Renovation Homestretch

  • Take a self-guided tour of the Library's new spaces

  • Learn about new Library initiatives, faculty partnerships, campus outreach, free research workshops, and the latest addition to Special Collections

  • Mark your calendar for the opening of the MakeLab

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New Digital Collection: The Wonderful World of Clothes

Special Collections and Digital Initiatives 01.26.2017

The latest oddity to surface in the Auraria Library Digital Collections is the well-meaning, albeit dated, Wonderful World of Clothes, a 1963 UNICEF publication that is part of our UN/UNESCO collections. With illustrations reminiscent of a certain musical Disneyland attraction, and descriptions of traditional dress, this book was an attempt to expose children and pre-teens to a few examples of global garb styles in an…

Taylor and Francis Databases Outage Alert 01.25.2017 - 01.26.2017

Technical Services 01.23.2017

Taylor and Francis, an Auraria Library database vendor, will be performing system maintenance on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, from 4:00pm (MST) to Thursday, January 26, 2017, at 8:00am (MST).

Outage Begins: Wednesday, January 25, 4:00pm 
Outage Ends: Thursday, January 26, 8:00am 

If you continue experiencing access issues after outage end date, please report the problem using this…

Quiet Study Space For Students and Faculty

Auraria Library 01.18.2017

For Students and Faculty

The Library invites Auraria Campus students, faculty, and staff to enjoy the Quiet Study space for focused study in a comfortable, very quiet, environment.  Located on the Library’s second floor, in the southeast corner.

Quiet Study Space Guidelines

  • For use by Auraria Campus students, faculty, and staff.This is a noise-free area.
  • Please silence your devices and take conversations to the first floor.
  • This is a food-…