Resources for Students
Did your professor put materials on reserve for your class? Check out items at the Front Desk.
More than Just Books...
Space & Study
The Library has a variety of spaces -- Explore and find your perfect spot.
- Quiet -- Floor 3.
- Don't mind noise? Need a table for 4? -- Floors 2 & 2M.
- Great view, comfy chairs -- The Reading Room with a View (Floor 2) is just for you.
- Study rooms (walk-in or reservation) -- Floors 1M, 2, 2M and 3.
- Team work? Configure your own space? Moveable furniture and whiteboards? -- Research/Study and Boettcher rooms (Floor 2).
- Outdoors -- Tables with campus wireless network (Mines community only) and power outlets.
Using Your Laptop
- Campus wireless network -- Available in most areas.
- Electrical outlets -- Scattered around the building (most in the Research/Study Room).
- Extension cords -- Check out at the Front Desk.
- Print from your laptop.
- Temporary storage and a free charge -- Laptop lockers adjacent to the campus computer lab (Floor 2).
- Throughout the Library (most on Floor 2). Move the wheeled boards where you want.
- Dry-erase marker kits -- Check out at the Front Desk.
Need a study break?
- Book & Brew Coffee Shop -- Caffeine and sugar.
- New Fiction & Non-Fiction Books -- Reading Room with a View (Floor 2).
- Jigsaw Puzzle of the Week -- Adjacent to the campus computer lab (Floor 2).
CASA tutoring -- Research/Study Room (Floor 2).
NHV & EPICS -- Need help with research for your NHV papers or EPICS project?
Space & Study -- Study Rooms 320B and 320D for graduate students ONLY (walk-in or reservation).
In-Depth Assistance -- We'll meet with you one-on-one or as a group to help you with research in your field, tailored to your needs. See a librarian at the Front Desk or Ask a Librarian.
Manage Your Citations
- Mines Thesis Writer's Guide
- Check the Library Catalog for books on writing a thesis or dissertation
- Ready to submit? Electronic Theses/Dissertations (ETDs)
- Your published thesis in Digital Collections of Colorado
The Library is one of the largest employers of students on campus. Most positions require Work Study money, but other positions are available. DiggerNet.