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Staff Picks - Recycling plastics

Plastics are ubiquitous in today's world. They are everywhere and many processes have been developed to reduce, reuse and recycle them. Yet there are doubts about the economic viability of recycling plastics.

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100+ Free Streaming Movies from Blockbuster Films to Arthouse Classics

Researcher Support Services 10.18.2021

Swank Digital Campus is the Library's premiere digital video streaming resource. It has everything from blockbuster feature films to arthouse classics.

This New Tool Sheds Light on Human Rights Violations and Terrible Crimes Worldwide

Researcher Support Services 10.06.2021

Human Rights Studies Online provides documentation, analysis, and interpretation of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide from 1900 to 2010.

Auraria Library COVID-19 Updates

Auraria Library 08.06.2021

The health and safety of our users continue to be our top priorities as we offer limited services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please refer to this page often, as it is regularly updated to align with the latest guidance from all Auraria Campus…

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