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Colorado Press Association    (Colorado Press Association)
Colorado Press Association website.
Note: Unrestricted access
Colorado Revised Statutes    (Colorado General Assembly)
The Colorado General Assembly has provided (via LexisNexis) the full text of the Colorado Revised Statutes online. (Microsoft Internet Explorer version 4.0 or above recommended.)
Note: Unrestricted access
Colorado State Publications    (Colorado State Library and the Colorado Department of Education)
The State Publications Library provides Colorado residents with convenient access to information produced by state government through a system of acquiring and loaning publications as well as answering questions related to state information. State publications are valuable sources of information published by state agencies that include annual reports, budgets, planning reports, newsletters, consumer information, legislative reports, and directories. They cover a wide variety of topics including health, business, education, crime, agriculture, mining, employment, taxes, water quality, wildlife, and the environment.
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Colorado Supreme Court Library    (Colorado Judicial Branch)
The Colorado Supreme Court Law Library, established in 1874, serves the Supreme Court, the Colorado Court of Appeals, the state's district and county courts, numerous state agencies, and is open to the public. The Library holds all fifty state statutes and session laws, all regional reporters, pre-regional reports, the federal statutes, federal regulations and all federal reporters. Including statutes and cases from the territorial period forward, and numerous Colorado municipal codes. The library is a depository for State Justice Institute publications, a repository for the Colorado Women's Bar Association, and a partial federal depository.
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The Colorado Supreme Court Library is now open in the Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center at 2 East 14th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203.
Colorado Virtual Library    (Colorado State Library plus)
The Colorado Virtual Library is a collaborative project of the Colorado State Library and the Colorado library community providing the residents of Colorado access to the information resources of the libraries in the state of Colorado.
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Colorado Water Courts    (Colorado State Courts)
Colorado water courts are district courts and have jurisdiction in the determination of water rights, the use and administration of water, and all other water matters within the jurisdiction of the water divisions. There are seven Water Districts based on the seven major river drainages in Colorado and five Designated Ground Water Basins in five District Courts in eastern Colorado.
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Communication and Mass Media Complete    (Ebsco)
CMMC indexes more than 400 communication and mass-media related journals with full text online available for about half of the journals. Many of the journals in CMMC have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable citations from their first issues to the present, dating as far back as 1915.
Note: Mobile interface
Community Facts    (The Piton Foundation)
Community Facts (The Piton Foundation) provides detailed and current information about Denver's 77 neighborhoods. It includes data, maps and graphs about each neighborhood's population, housing, economic and education characteristics, and the health and safety of its residents.
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Company Dossiers    (LexisNexis)
Search a company by name, ticker symbol, or D-U-N-S® number and restrict your search by company type, city, state/province or country. Find industry information and create company lists by location, industry using SIC or NAICS codes, public or private companies, parent or subsidiary, sales revenue, and number of employees.
Company Profiles    (LexisNexis)
Profiles of companies from any sources including Disclosure, Hoover's, Standard and Poor's and Nelson's.
Compendex    (Elsevier Engineering Village)
Online version of Engineering Index. Citations and summaries to journal articles, technical papers, conference proceedings and papers in all engineering disciplines. Updated weekly. Search both Compendex and INSPEC.
Coverage: 1884-
Note: Opposite click and save the link to the article or download the article to your computer, to personal web space, or to a flash drive instead of sending yourself a link.
Complete Work of Charles Darwin Online    (Dr John van Wyhe, University of Cambridge)
Searchable text and images of at least one edition/version of all known Darwin publications, including Darwin's private papers. Most are edited and annotated.
Note: Unrestricted access
Computer Database    (Gale Cengage)
Index to articles and reviews, many articles available on line, on computer-related topics.
Coverage: 1997-
Note: Email yourself a copy of the article instead of a link.
Confidential print: Middle East    (Adam Matthew Digital)
Confidential Print: Middle East, a full-text searchable collection of historical documents from the UK National Archives, covers such important events as the Egyptian reforms of Muhammad Ali Pasha in the nineteenth century, the Middle East Conference of 1921, the Mandates for Palestine and Mesopotamia and the Suez Crisis in 1956, the partition of Palestine, post-Suez Western foreign policy and the Arab-Israeli conflict. The Confidential Print series originated out of a need for the British Government to preserve important papers generated by the Foreign and Colonial Offices. Some of these were one-page letters or telegrams; others were dispatches describing important personalities or economic analysis; and others were large volumes or texts of treaties. All items marked ‘Confidential Print’ were printed and circulated immediately to leading officials in the Foreign Office, to the Cabinet and to heads of British missions abroad.
Coverage: 1839-1969
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The official website for U.S. federal legislative information. It provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Publishing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC's Congressional Research Service.
Congressional    (ProQuest)
Comprehensive access to U.S. legislative information, including laws, proposed bills and statutes, hearings, legislative histories, congressional committee information, campaign contributions and PAC activities, the "Congressional Record", the historical "Congressional Index", and the "Serial Set", as well as articles from the "National Journal".
Coverage: 1789-
Note: Right-hand column has tips on how to use the Congressional interface.
Note: Email yourself a copy of the article instead of a link.
Congressional Research Service Reports on the Environment    (National Council for Science and the Environment)
These CRS reports were produced by the Congressional Research Service, a branch of the Library of Congress providing nonpartisan research reports to members of the House and Senate. The National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) has made these reports available to the public at large.
Note: Unrestricted access
Conservation Plans and Agreements    (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
Regional and national summaries of HCP, SHA, CCA & CCAA are included in the different conservation plan and agreement reports.
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Construction Put in Place    (U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau)
Released monthly at the first of the month at 10 am.
Coverage: From two months previous
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Consumer Health Complete    (Ebsco)
Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine and many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Contemporary Authors    (Gale Cengage)
A bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in all fields. Provides complete biographical and bibliographical references for authors worldwide.
Note: Email yourself a copy of the article instead of a link.
Cooperative Library Instruction Project (CLIP)    (Chemeketa Community College, Lane Community College, Oregon State University, Western Oregon University and Willamette University)
Sharable, web-based tutorials to assist in library instruction and information literacy.
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Cornell Lab of Ornithology    (Cornell University)
Founded in 1915, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a world leader in the study, appreciation, and conservation of birds and the advancement of the understanding of nature. Their website has extensive information on bird biology, behavior, habitat and conservation. It includes Bird Song Hero game and All About Feathers.
Corporate Information    (Wright Investors' Service)
Click on any country to find web sites containing company information for that nation. Also links to basic country statistics, such as population, GDP, inflation, GDP, currency, per capita growth, and corporate structure and such guides as the World Fact Book and Country Commercial Guides. Users must register.
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Counseling and Therapy in Video (streaming video)    (Alexander Street Press)
Online collection of videos available for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Includes counseling sessions/demonstrations, consultations, interviews, lectures and presentations. Online transcripts and video clip-making tools are also provided.
Note: Use this link to cross-search all Auraria Library Alexander Street streaming video databases.
Note: Mobile enabled. Look for the mobile phone icon with a green plus sign.
Note: Auraria campus students and faculty members may bring a current campus I.D. to the Reserves & Video counter to borrow headphones for use on Auraria Library computers or in-house laptops.
Country Reports on Economic and Trade Practices Archive    (U.S. Department of State)
Through 2001, the Country Reports on Economic Policy and Trade Practices were prepared by the Department of State in accordance with section 2202 of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 (P.L. 100-418). They provided a single, comparative analysis of the economic policies and trade practices of countries with which the United States had significant economic or trade relationships. In fall 2002, Congress abolished the reports.
Coverage: 1993-2001
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Country Reports on Human Rights    (U.S. Department of State)
From the U.S. State Dept. Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights & Labor
Coverage: 1999-
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Country Studies/Area Handbooks    (U.S. Library of Congress)
Each study deals with a particular foreign country, describing and analyzing its political, economic, social and national security systems and institutions. Over 80 countries are featured. From the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress.
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Course Reserves    (Auraria Library)
Faculty at Auraria sometimes place documents, videos and books on reserve (in paper or electronic formats) for their courses. Search this database for a specific course by instructor, department or course number. Faculty can find information on placing materials on reserve at the reserves department page.
CQ Politics    (Congressional Quarterly)
News and analysis about U.S. domestic & foreign policy, including coverage of election issues and candidates.
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CQ Researcher plus Archive    (CQ Press)
Explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and political issues to environment, health, education and science and technology. Full text.
Coverage: 1923-
Create Change    (SPARC)
In the age of the Internet, the ways you share and use academic research results are changing rapidly, fundamentally, irreversibly. There's great potential in change. After all, faster and wider sharing of journal articles, research data, simulations, syntheses, analyses, and other findings fuels the advance of knowledge. It's a two-way street, sharing research benefits you and others. From the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition.
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Creative Commons    (cc)
Creative Commons offers a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors and artists. A nonprofit built upon the "all rights reserved" of traditional copyright to create a voluntary "some rights reserved" copyright.
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Creativity Resource for Teachers    (Denver Art Museum)
This is a growing resource of fully-developed lesson plans (early childhood-grade 12), related high-resolution images of works in the Denver Art Museum collection.
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Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text    (Ebsco)
Citations, summaries and/or full text of U.S. & international journal articles, books, dissertations, papers, and government and other reports, on many criminal justice topics; including crime trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment and sentencing.
Coverage: 1968-
Note: Mobile interface
Email yourself a copy of the article instead of a link.
CRS Reports    (Thurgood Marshall Law Library, University of Maryland)
The Congressional Research Service (CRS), an arm of the Library of Congress, serves the legislative process by providing Congress with non-partisan and in-depth legislative research and analysis on a variety of topics. CRS produces or updates more than 3,000 studies and other publications each year, none of which are distributed to the public. Because CRS reports are created using public money and are not readily accessible to the research community, the Thurgood Marshall Law Library has created an online collection in the subject areas of Homeland Security/Terrorism and Health Law and Policy. Other sources of these documents are also listed.
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CU Digital Library (CUDL)    (CU System)
The CU Digital Library, a collaborative project between the University of Colorado System and institutions of the Auraria Higher Education Campus, provides centralized access to locally created digital collections as well as additional resources for teaching, learning, and research. Collections include images, audio, and video files.
Note: Generally unrestricted access
CUFTS    (Simon Fraser University Library)
The CUFTS knowledgebase includes a Journal Search to find which CUFTS electronic collection contains a journal title. Resource Comparison feature provides lists to analyse overlapping and unique journal titles and coverage dates in CUFTS electronic collections. Auraria Library has two similar databases that intergrate into our catalog Skyline to perform similar functions.
Coverage: Updated irregularly
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CultureGrams    (ProQuest and Brigham Young University)
Learn societal and cultural details of more than 200 nations through country-specific reports in Culture Grams. With maps, data, photos and videos local experts document details of each country's customs, traditions, and daily life including such aspects as typical greetings, marriage customs, foods eaten, music and holidays celebrated. Less detailed reports are supplied for the U.S. States and Canadian Provinces. Build your own comparison tables and graphs about international cultures.
Note: Email yourself a copy of the article instead of a link.
Current Index to Statistics    (American Statistical Association and Institute of Mathematical Statistics)
Index to journal articles, proceedings, book chapters, etc. about statistics and related subjects.
Coverage: 1975-
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Curriculum-based research guides using Lexis Nexis    (Lexis Nexis)
Research guides that will help you complete common assignments for particular courses, using LexisNexis Academic. Includes Common Legal, News, Business, Political Science and Writing 101/Freshman Forum Assignments.
Cyber Bullying Searchable Information Center    (Ebrary)
A searchable collection of ebooks on cyberbullying from a variety of publishers and government agencies.
Note: Unrestricted access
CyberCemetery    (University of North Texas Libraries and the U.S. Government Printing Office)
The University of North Texas Libraries and the U.S. Government Printing Office, as part of the Federal Depository Library Program, created a partnership to provide permanent public access to the Web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions (e.g. National Bioethics Advisory Commission).
Coverage: 1995-
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CyberCinema (streaming video)    (American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute)
Provides access to the streaming video library of the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute. These videos cover various hospitality areas, including housekeeping, restaurant serving, front desk work, and supervisory skills, among others. Some titles are available in Spanish.
Note: First time users must create a personal account.
Note: Requires Firefox (best) or Internet Explorer browser - Popups, JavaScript and cookies must be allowed.
Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project    (Donald C. Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara)
A digital collection of over cylinder recordings held by the Department of Special Collections, Donald C. Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara. Freely downloaded or may be streamed online.
Note: Unrestricted access