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Researcher Support Services 08.01.2022

Featured Database: National Geographic Virtual Library

You can use databases to easily find organized collections of articles, journals, news, streaming videos, primary sources, data, and more!

Here’s one of our favorites:

National Geographic Virtual Library

What’s in it?

The National Geographic Virtual Library (NGVL) collection is…

New Feature: Stay Up-To-Date on the Latest Research

Discovery and Metadata 07.05.2022

The BrowZine journal search tool that creates a visually friendly browsing experience with its magazine-like interface now has a new feature: get weekly email updates about your favorite journals!

ThirdIron, the makers of BrowZine, have added a new option to be notified when the journals you've added to your bookshelf have new publications, issues, or content available. Currently, there is only a weekly notification frequency option available via opt-in email; however, additional…

Get Free Access to Award-Winning Journalism on Higher Education

Researcher Support Services 07.01.2022

Featured Database: Chronicle of Higher Education

You can use databases to easily find organized collections of articles, journals, news, streaming videos, primary sources, data, and more!

Here’s one of our favorites:

Chronicle of Higher Education

What’s in it?

The Chronicle of Higher Education's award-winning journalism provides…

Discover One of Our Best LGBTQ+ Historical Collections

Researcher Support Services 06.02.2022

Featured Database: Archives of Sexuality and Gender

You can use databases to easily find organized collections of articles, journals, news, streaming videos, primary sources, data, and more!

Here’s one of our favorites:

Archives of Sexuality and Gender

What’s in it?

The collections offered in the Archives of Sexuality and Gender…

New Email Address, Same Library Friends

Information Technology and Web Services 05.27.2022

Starting June 1, 2022, you’ll notice some Auraria Library messages coming from a new email address. Don’t worry, it might be a new email but we’re still your same library friends. 

You might already receive library awesomeness in your inbox from library@auraria.edu (and if you don’t then why haven’t you signed up?!) now we’re expanding a few other notification emails to also be from the familiar @auraria.edu domain. That way you can…

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