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Welcome Back! The Auraria Library is here to support your success.

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The Auraria Library would like to offer a warm welcome both to new and to returning students.

Here you will find some useful information to help you Kick-Start a new semester:

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Looking for textbooks?

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Auraria Campus Bookstore

Please use this online tool offered by the Auraria Campus Bookstore to Find Your Textbooks

The Auraria Campus Bookstore, located in the Tivoli Student Union, is your nearest resource for textbooks. 

Like most academic libraries, the Auraria Library generally doesn't purchase copies of textbooks. 

Here is a handy guide that will help you determine whether or not you can find your textbook at the library or through one of the many resources available to you as a student at Auraria: guides.auraria.edu/textbooks.

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Visit our new Discovery Wall webpage

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Visit the new Discovery Wall webpage for the very latest Discovery Wall resources, updates, and information including:

You’ll also find downloadable submission resources that feature content development tips and templates for optimal display on the Discovery Wall. 

The Auraria Library Discovery Wall is an exciting Library resource designed to showcase, disseminate, and curate academic content created by the Auraria Campus Community and highlight featured content from Auraria Library collections. The Discovery Wall may be utilized by Auraria Campus Faculty, Staff, and Students to enhance learning and teaching in a purposeful and experimental manner through digital video and interactive applications.

Visit the Discovery Wall webpage today and feel free to reach out to the Library with your Discovery Wall questions, comments, or concerns: discovery.wall@auraria.edu

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Centennial of a Calamity: New WWI Collection

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August 2014 marks the centenary of the outbreak of World War I and the Auraria Library now offers a new First World War collection.

This repository of primary source materials for the study of the Great War includes diaries, scrapbooks, propaganda pieces, trench and soldiers’ journals, photos, correspondence, oral histories, sketches, paintings, cartoons, pamphlets, and sheet music. These resources are complemented by a range of contextual secondary features including interactive maps, chronologies, and scholarly essays.

The Personal Experiences module offers a window on the lives and experiences of civilian and military men and women during WWI; the Propaganda and Recruitment module contains a wide range of written and visual propaganda tools; and the Visual Perspectives and Narratives module presents international perspectives on the Great War through visual and documentary resources.

Get more ideas on how to find World War I materials through the Library’s History Guide.

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Learn New Skills!

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screenshot from lynda.com

lynda.com offers training on leading software topics including Adobe products, Apple products, Microsoft products, Drupal, video editing, audio editing, using operating systems and much more. Many courses provide 7 to 8 hours of detailed information and are broken down into 5 - 15 minute segments so that you can stop watching at any time and easily return to where you left off.

The Library is currently running a trial version of lynda.com on one computer in the South Computing area of the Library. South Computing is located to your right as you enter the Library.  Workstation Number 3 (located near the Tech Help Desk) has lynda.com signage posted.  It is available on a first come, first served basis. 

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Alert! Power & Data Outage 07/26 6pm to 07/28 9am

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Please mark your calendar and plan accordingly!

OUTAGE BEGINS:

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 6:00pm

OUTAGE ENDS:

Monday, July 28, 2014, 9:00am

OUTAGE EFFECTS:

Power: There will be no power in the library
Data: Library Electronic Resources WILL NOT Be Available

OUTAGE DETAILS:

At 6:00pm on Saturday, July 26, 2014 the power will be shut OFF in the Library. There will be NO ACCESS to the following electronic resources until Monday, July 28 at 9:00am:

  • Library Online Databases (i.e., LexisNexis, Ebsco, Psyclnfo etc.)
  • Ebooks
  • Online Full-Text Articles
  • Journals List
  • Skyline Catalog

If you experience any issues after these outages, please email us or call the Auraria Library IT Help Desk at (303) 556-6159 for assistance during the desk hours: Mon-Thurs 7:30 a.m. – 10 pm, Fri 7:30 – 6 p.m., Sat & Sun 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

We apologize in advance for any inconvenience during this planned outage, and we thank you for your patience.

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Come Watch the World Cup Semi-finals @ the Discovery Wall!

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Watch the World Cup Semi-finals

Two semi-final matches are scheduled to be shown on the Discovery Wall at the Auraria Library, please come join many world cup fans on campus to watch the games on the big screen together.

When:

TUESDAY, JULY 8,  2 pm MT -  Match 61: Winner Match 57 vs. Winner Match 58

WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 2 pm MT - Match 62: Winner Match 59 vs. Winner Match 60

 

For more information about the matches: please go vist the FIFA.com

To find out the Discovery Wall location, please check out the Auraria Library's first floor map

 

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Slow Internet Connection Alert!

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We are experiencing slow internet connection speed at the Auraria Library, and are working with the Office of Information Technology (OIT) to reslove this issue.

The access to all major library online services may be affected by this slowdown. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and we thank you for your patience!

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Emergency Network Outage: Wednesday Morning 4:30am to 5am, 6/25/2014

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We apologize in advance for any inconvenience, and we thank you for your patience!

Scheduled Network Services Outage: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 4:30am to 5am.

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) will be making necessary modification to our core network infrastructure. As a result, ALL MAJOR NETWORK SERVICES WILL NOT Be Available during this upgrade. The affected services include, but are not limited to:

Outage Begins: 4:30am, Wednesday, June 25, 2014 
Outage Ends: 5:00 am, Wednesday, June 25, 2014 

If you experience any issues after these outages, please contact us.

 
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Alert! Scheduled Network Outage on Friday, June 20 7pm-8pm

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We apologize in advance for any inconvenience, and we thank you for your patience!

Scheduled Network Services Outage: Friday, June 20, 2014 from 7pm to 8pm.

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) will be making necessary modification to our core network infrastructure. As a result, ALL MAJOR NETWORK SERVICES WILL NOT Be Available during this upgrade. The affected services include, but are not limited to:

Outage Begins: 7:00 pm, Friday, June 20, 2014
Outage Ends: 8:00 pm, Friday, June 20, 2014

Need the access to online resources when our network is down? Please visit our Alternative Resources Guide for more information.

If you experience any issues after these outages, please contact us.

 
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