Finding Resources

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Contact Information

Reference Desk
Kraemer Family Library
refdesk@uccs.edu
719-255-3295

Reference Desk Hours

Finding Resources

Search Library Catalogs

Kraemer Library Catalog
Find books, movies, music, government documents and more in the Kraemer Family Library.

Prospector
Request books and more from other libraries in Colorado and Wyoming. Items typically take 3-5 business days to be delivered.

WorldCat
WorldCat is a shared international catalog UCCS students, staff and faculty can use to request items not available at UCCS or in Prospector. You need an Illiad account to request items in Worldcat. Items can take 2 weeks or more to be delivered.

Other Local and Regional Libraries
Lists additional libraries in the Colorado Springs and Colorado region.

Find Journal, Newspaper & Magazine Articles

Databases
Search for articles in over 100 databases organized by subject or name.

Journal Search
Search the Library's entire print and electronic journal holdings.

Citation Linker
Searches for full-text of articles from citation information. See Help Using Citation Linker.

Reference Collection

Encyclopedias & Almanacs
Lists recommended encyclopedias and almanacs.

Dictionaries & Thesauri
Lists of online dictionaries and thesauri.

Annual Reports
Contains online resources listing company annual reports.

Biographies
Online resources containing biographical information.

Citation Styles Guides
Lists online and print citation style help and manuals for APA, MLA, Chicago and more.

Demographics & Statistics
A list of demographic and statistic websites.

Directories
Listing of directories.

Freely Accessible Resources
Contains a listing of free research resources including open access journals, repositories and databases.

Government Information
A guide to finding government information in the Library and on the Web.

Researching Colorado Statutes
How to find Colorado state statutes in the Kraemer Family Library and on the web.

Web Search Engines
Suggested web search engines.