Services for UCCS Students

students using a group study room

Contact Information

Reference Desk
Kraemer Family Library

Reference Desk Hours

Services for UCCS Students

Research Support

Research Resources

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 UCCS only
    WorldCat is a shared international catalog that UCCS students, staff and faculty may 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.

Databases & Journals

  • Databases
    Search for articles in over 100 databases organized by subject or name.
  • Journal Search
    Search the Library's print and electronic journal collection. Note: This search is at the journal level, not at the individual journal article level.
  • Citation Linker
    Searches for full-text of articles from citation information. See Help Using Citation Linker.

Most online resources like databases, electronic journals, and eBooks can be accessed off campus by using your UCCS username and password. If you are off campus and having difficultly accessing an electronic resource, please contact the Reference Desk at 719-255-3295 or

Interlibrary Loan

If you can't find an item here in the Library or through Prospector, you can request it on interlibrary loan. To use interlibrary loan you need an Illiad account. See Interlibrary Loan for more information.

Study Rooms

There are 33 group study rooms in the Library, available for students who need to do group work. While group study rooms are open to all, actual groups of students have priority. See Group Study Room Policy.

Current UCCS students, staff, and faculty can reserve a group study room online.

Printing and Copying

PawPrints (Pay for Print)
The University has insituted pay for printing throughout the campus. This is a PawPrints guide to help answer your questions.

The Library has copiers, microfiche reader/printer, and scanners.