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Explore 300+ cultures from around the world thanks to this unique database

Researcher Support Services 03.16.2021

Featured Database: eHRAF World Cultures

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

Here’s one of our unique databases:

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What’s in it? 

eHRAF World Cultures contains ethnographic collections covering all aspects of…

We Found 1700+ Powerful Plays by Black Playwrights to Inspire Your Research

Researcher Support Services 03.03.2021

Featured Database: Black Drama, 3rd Edition

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2020 Library Staff Research Roundup

Auraria Library 03.02.2021

The Auraria Library staff were busy last year publishing and presenting all over the country, and the world! Here is some of the work we’ve done in 2020.

Publications

  • Becksford, L. Debose, K. Lener, E. Pannabecker, V. and Saylor K. “Sustaining Graduate Information Literacy Instruction: A Case Study of Best Practices.” Academic Library…

Need Psychological Tests? Here Are Thousands to Help with Your Research

Researcher Support Services 02.19.2021

Featured Database: APA PsycTests

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:

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What’s in it? 

Access thousands of psychological and other discipline related tests, measures, scales,…

How to See the Rare Gaston Save Collection, Now in the Global Spotlight

Special Collections and Digital Initiatives 01.27.2021

Parlez-vous français? (Do you speak French?) If not, you might want to after the Auraria Library’s Gaston Save Special Collection was featured by the French magazine Arts nouveaux, magazine de l'art nouveau, in an article giving an overview of the artist’s life entitled ”Gaston Save (1811-1901).”

“It's certainly a point of pride to have such a unique collection with global reach and interest here in Colorado,” said Matthew Mariner, digital collections manager at the Auraria …

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