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Auraria Library Floor Maps

Need help with visiting the library or using the Library spaces? Please give the Ask Us Desk a call at 303-315-7763.

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  • Spaces in the Library

    The Ask Us Desk is centrally located on the first floor of the Library, and can easily be accessed from both Lawrence street or 10th street entrance.

    The Library has three Classrooms on the first floor: Collaborative Classroom (room 116), the Engaged Learning Classroom (room 111), and general Classroom (room 127).

    There are 4 Computer Labs in the Library. North Computing, South Computing, and Research Computing are located on the first floor. West Computing is located on the second floor.

    The Digital Media Studio (room 129) is located close to the group study rooms and the Research Computing area on the first floor.

    The Discovery Wall is situated at the heart of the Library’s first floor, and right across from the Ask Us Desk.

    The King Faculty Room (room 130), on the first floor, features windows that look out on to Curtis Street.

    There are 12 group study rooms in the Library. 4 rooms (130a, 130b, 120c, 130d) are in the southeast corner of the 1st floor. 6 rooms (210a, 210b, 210c, 210d, 210e, 21of) are in the northwest corner of the 2nd floor, and 2 more rooms (210g, 210h) are on the west side of the 2nd floor. The Room 210h is designated for students with disabilities. Please contact the Ask Us Desk to reserve room 210h.

    The Knowledge Market is located on the first floor along the 10th Street side of the building and near the 10th street entrance.

    The Innovation Garage (room 102) is located on the first floor. After entering the building from the 10th Street Entrance, it is the first room on your left.

    The Library has two research consultation rooms available: room 126 and room 128. Both rooms are located in the southeast corner of the first floor, and close to the Research Computing area.

    The newly renovated Special Collections' reading room, located on the second floor, is open to anyone who wishes to make use of Special Collections' unique holdings.

    The Quiet Study Space (room 250) is located on the Library’s second floor, in the southeast corner.

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    Assitive Technology Workstations: Auraria Library has six Assistive Technology Workstations. On the first floor, there are 3 in the North Computing and 1 in the South Computing. On the second floor, there is one in the West Computing and 1 ADA/Assistive workstation in study room 210h. Please contact the Ask Us Desk for assistance with bookign the assistive technology workstations.

    The elevator is located near the 10th Street Entrance on the first floor, and by the Knowledge Market.
    Gender Neutral Bathroom is located in the hallway connecting to the Library Cafe Area. Please contact Ask Us Desk for door's keycode.
    The Library Cafe, in the northwest corner of the library, can easily be accessed from both Lawrence Street Entrance and 10th Street Entrance.
    There are two Men’s Restroom available in the Library. The first floor bathroom is located in the hallway connecting to the Library Cafe Area. If access the hallway from the 10th street entrance, the Men’s Restroom will be on the left-hand side.
    There are 4 printers available. Each computer labs in the Library has a printer nearby. Printer
    There is one scanner in the North Computing, one scanner in the South Computing, and one in the West Computing on the second floor.
    There are two self book Check-In stations in the Library. One is near the lawrence street entrance. The other is near the 10th street entrance.
    There are two self book Check-Out stations in the Library. One is near the lawrence street entrance. The other is near the 10th street entrance.
    There are three vending machines located at the end of the hallway connecting to the library cafe area. Vending Machine
    There are two water fountains in the Library. One is near the library cafe area on the first floor, and the other one is on the second floor near the access to both men's and women's bathroom.
    There are two Women’s Restroom available in the Library. The first floor bathroom is located in the hallway connecting to the Library Cafe area. If access the hallway from the 10th street entrance, the Women’s Restroom will be on the right-hand side.
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About This Map

The new Interactive Auraria Library Floor Map is developed for improving your experience with using the Library floor maps to locate learning and study spaces, finding book & media to check out, and doing more.

The Web Services Team at Auraria Library would love to hear from you about your experience with using this new map, or if you have suggestions for improvement.

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  • What Help is Available?
    Please visit our Safe Return page for the latest updates about what services are currently available.

  • Visit the Ask Us Desk
    The Ask Us Service Desk is located on the first floor of the Library and provides in-person help by answering questions about the Library, Campus, or three Institutions. This service also loans anatomical items, technology items (such as phone charges and calculators), plus course reserves, or textbooks, for some classes. Please visit the Safe Return page for information about when this service will be available.

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    Research consultations are for in-depth and lengthy discussions about research questions. Please use Schedule a Research Consultation Form to request an appointment. We can help you out via Zoom or over the phone. Due to the level of preparation needed, appointments should be made 48 hours in advance. If you need immediate help, please use our 24/7 chat service.

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