Get Library Materials Electronically
Journals & Articles
Find e-Journals -- Search for the journal title, subject category or by an article citation. Remember to check coverage dates. Electronic access to journal articles is restricted to the Mines Computing Network/VPN only.
ScienceDirect -- Our largest supplier of electronic journals in applied science and engineering.
Directory of Open Access Journals -- List of freely accessible journals published under the open access model.
Google Scholar -- get full-text through the "Find it @ Mines" link when on a campus network connection or signed in through the VPN
Many electronic journal articles can be delivered to your desktop in 24 hours or less. See our Interlibrary Loan page for more information or to make a request.
Fee-based Document Delivery Services
Knovel -- Chemistry, materials science, petroleum, and engineering texts.
Google Books -- Full text of out-of-copyright works. Snippets for copyrighted works. Great for older texts in mining, geology, and metallurgy.
Project Gutenberg -- Source for free classic literature and more.
Images, Theses, and More
Directory of Open Access Repositories -- List of international and national repositories which include nearly everything from images to dissertations.
Mines Digital Theses & Dissertations -- Includes theses and dissertations completed at Mines since September 2012
Digital Collections of Colorado -- Digital CSM dissertations and theses; images and more.