What CCU's physical/print collection available in Lakewood, CO How If item is located in the Whitefield Center, write down the Call Number and locate it within the library. If Off-campus, click on right side of item, enter name and ID number to process the hold When Access to Available items is immediate, Unavailable items have to be returned and the next person on the hold cue will be notified via email that the item is ready for them to checkout. Off-campus items will be available within 24 hours (Monday - Friday).
eBooks through CCU catalog What Online Books, AudioBooks, Music, and Video How Click and login with your CCU account (Same as Blackboard) When Instantly with 2 exceptions
1. Items through Overdrive (renamed Libby) require one to check them out online. They can be read on a computer or the Libby App.
2. Single use eBooks will display in which you will have to come back and try again later.
Prospector What Consortia of libraries in the state of Colorado and University of Wyoming. How Click on right side of item, choose CCU OR choose your local public library, enter name and ID number When 3-5 days if not currently checked out by another patron
Mobius What Group of libraries, including some seminaries in the state of Missouri How Click on right side of item, choose CCU OR choose your local public library, enter name and ID number When 2 weeks if item is not checked out by another patron
University of Colorado – Colorado Springs (UCCS) What For finding academic materials when you live in Colorado Springs HowIf you are not a UCCS alumni or current student/staff/faculty you can use the Colorado Library Card method. This would require you to bring your current public library card to this library to sign up. When Travel to this library
What Utilize Prospector to request CCU and other library materials when you live in Grand Junction or Northern Colorado! How Access Prospector from one of these library’s website, click request on right side of item, choose the library you want to pick up your item from, enter name and ID number When 3-5 Days
What Books and other physical items that are not available from our standard sources. These items are mailed from other libraries.
How Email email@example.com with the complete citation of the item along with your name, email and student ID number.
Note: ILL books are only for those individuals who can come to the main Lakewood Campus to pick up their items. We are not able to ship books due to differing loan periods and processing times from the lending libraries.
When 2-3 weeks
What CCU will pay to ship to your address, you would pay to ship back to CCU How Request an item through CCU, when you get an email that it is ready for pickup, contact the library to have it shipped. We do not ship ILL books. When 3-5 Days (typical USPS mailing speeds)