Research Assistance & Resources
Chinook: The Library Catalog
Search the Libraries’ holdings for books, journals, videos, microfilm, government documents, databases and more. Chinook Plus or Chinook Classic...which should I use?
Course Reserves / E-Reserves
Find course reserve items selected by instructors to supplement class lectures.
CU Digital Library
Access digitized resources from the University of Colorado System and institutions of the Auraria Higher Education Campus.
Locate online journals.
Articles & More
Locate article abstracts, full-text articles, and electronic reference sources. Formerly known as eResources.
How do I ...?
Find articles, connect to library databases from off-campus, get help with research, choose an article database ... and more?
Learn how to create footnotes and bibliographies.
Obtain materials not available on campus.
Licensing e-Resources FAQ
Find out about our license agreements with our publishers and vendors.
View your record, reserve books, set preferred searches, modify your PIN.
Find out what databases the library has acquired.
Off-campus Access / VPN
Learn how to connect to our databases from off-campus.
Information literacy instruction
Search the unified catalog of academic, public and special libraries in Colorado and Wyoming. Identify and request materials not owned by the University of Colorado at Boulder.
& Subject Guides
Use these guides to identify research resources, both print and electronic, by subject.
Research Tutorial --
Use this tutorial to learn about the library research process.
RIOT -- Research Instruction Online Tutorial
Use this tutorial if you are enrolled in WRTG 1100, 1150, or 1250.
Create change in the system of scholarly communication in the best interest of the community of scholars here at UCB and beyond.
Find out what databases the library is thinking of acquiring.