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Anyone visiting Auraria Library can use the CU Denver Guest network for wireless access:

  1. Select the CU Denver Guest network on your device
  2. Click the Accept button on the screen

CU Denver

"CUDenver" is available only to CU Denver students, faculty, staff, and sponsored users. You can connect to this network by using your CU Denver username and password. For assistance with this network, please contact CU Denver IT Services Helpdesk at 303-724-4357.

MSU Denver

"MetroState" is available only to MSU Denver students, faculty, and staff. You can connect to this network by using your MSU Denver username and password. For assistance with this network, please contact Metro State Information Technology Helpdesk at 303-352-7548.

Wireless Printing

You can print to Auraria Library printers from your own device. Visit to upload your document.

Release your print job by entering your email address and inserting cash to pay for your print job.

  1. Black and white: $.15 per page
  2. Color: $.30 per page

Ask Us Chat

Use this chat box to ask a librarian for research help. We’re available 24/7!


Text us your questions to 303-848-8444. We’ll answer from 9 am to 6 pm during the week and reply to after hours questions the next morning. (Your provider rates will apply.)


  • Visit the Ask Us Desk
    Stop by the Ask Us Desk for help. The Ask Us Service Desk is located on the first floor of the Library.

  • Research Tutoring
    Research tutoring is for quick questions, tips, and strategies on finding and evaluating information resources.  Research Tutoring is located in the Knowledge Market on the first floor and is available Monday–Thursday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

  • Research Consultations
    Research consultations are for in-depth and lengthy discussions about research questions. Please use Schedule a Research Consultation Form to request an appointment.  Due to the level of preparation needed, appointments should be made 48 hours in advance. If you need immediate help, please use Research Tutoring.  


For general library information, as well as for questions about borrowing, renewing, or returning library materials, call 303-315-7763.

For research help, call 303-315-7711, Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. If there is no answer, please leave a message and someone will return your call within 24 hours (Monday – Friday).

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    Let's get started with using the library tools!

    Take a quick tour to learn about the research tools on this page.