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Find and Request Materials

Adams State Materials

To find books and videos

Start with the library catalog to find materials at Adams State. You can also use our main library search; it contains the same materials, plus articles from many of our databases.

Get help using our library catalog.

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To find articles

Use the article search to find magazine, newspaper and scholarly articles, both on and off campus. You can also see a full list of databases on our Databases A-Z guide.

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Materials from Other Libraries

When you’re not able to find or access what you need from Adams State, you can request what you need using the following services.


Faculty and on-campus students can search Prospector to find and place requests for books directly from Colorado and Wyoming libraries. You need to know your 900 number to use this service.

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Interlibrary Loan - ClioWeb

Faculty, on-campus, and distance students may search and place requests directly from our main search or many database searches; click on the “Request item from ILL” and the ClioWeb form will be pre-filled with your article’s information.

Alternatively, you can go directly to the interlibrary loan form and request items directly.

Community patrons will need to request to create an Interlibrary Loan account before ordering materials not available in Prospector.  

Get help using ClioWeb.

Please see our full Interlibrary Loan policies for more information.

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Extra Tools

You can access Nielsen Library resources through the LibX browser extension. Works on Chrome and Firefox.

Suggest a Purchase

For faculty

The library strives to honor all purchase requests from faculty for their subject areas. To request the library purchase a book, please contact your subject liaison.

For students, community, and staff

If you would like to recommend a book or video for purchase, please fill suggest something in our Comments form.

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