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To identify appropriate books on your topic, begin with the library catalog to find books in the University Libraries If you do not find the books you need or if you wish to locate additional resources, then search Prospector.
This is the library catalog for the University Libraries. Your search will help you locate materials owned by the University Libraries, including books, journals, videos, and other cataloged materials. You can begin with a keyword search, combining your topic words with an "and" (e.g., social welfare and history and united states). Once you find some relevant books on your topic, then you can identify the appropriate subject headings to use in more refined searches (e.g., Public welfare--United States--History...
A unified catalog of many Colorado area libraries. Books held by the libraries can be requested via Prospector and are delivered to the Main Library at the Anderson Academic Commons in 3 to 5 days.
World's largest bibliographic database presents bibliographic records for books, serials (journals), and all other formats. Use WorldCat to find materials not in the Library Catalog or Prospector.