This guide will identify a variety of library resources that you can use to identify research to support your informative, persuasive and invitational speeches. If you need personal assistance do not hesitate to contact me.
“According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you're better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.” (Jerry Seinfeld)
When you are doing research from off-campus, you will be prompted to log in to electronic resources with your UCCS username and password. This is just like logging into Blackboard.
You will use many Kraemer Family Library resources while researching your assignments. Here are the first things you should know about the library:
Need Books? Use the Kraemer Library Catalog.
Need Articles? Select a database based on subject area and use it to start searching.
Need to request or renew books? Use 'My Library Account' to do this online.
Need help? A librarian is nearby! Send a chat, a text, an email, call, or visit the Research Assistance desk!