DML Summer Hours

May 3, 2018 by

The Dayton Memorial Library’s summer hours will be in place from May 5th – August 26th, 2018.

Library hours:
Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Research Help desk:
Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.*

Sunday, May 6th the Research Help desk will open at 12:30 p.m.

The library will be closed on Monday, May 28th (Memorial Day) and Wednesday, July 4th (Independence Day).

Meet our new librarian Amy Belotti

May 23, 2018 by

Amy joined our Digital Initiatives & Preservation Department in May as the Digital Content Librarian. She is originally from Poughkeepsie, NY and worked at libraries, museums and archives across New York State and in Chicago before joining the Regis University Library. In her free time Amy loves cooking, shooting 35mm photography, and checking out contemporary and outdoor art exhibits.

Issue submitting Prospector requests resolved

May 21, 2018 by

This issue is resolved.

Prospector requests are currently being denied. This issue has been reported by a number of other Alliance member libraries and is being investigated. We’ll update this post when the issues are resolved.

We Made This exhibit

May 4, 2018 by

Handcrafted bags and accessories by We Made This will be on display in the Dayton Memorial Library through the month of May.

We Made This is a social enterprise that provides psycho-social integration, skills training, and supplementary income for refugees living in Denver. The program is targeted specifically at refugees who face many barriers to integration into our Denver Community. Women that take part in the program are often pre-literate, do not drive, have faced situations of severe trauma, and have never had employment.

We Made This produces bags and accessories, with 55 percent of sales going to the person that made the product.

Visit to purchase products or donate to the program.

Meet our new librarian Cairie Riney

April 19, 2018 by

Cairie joined our Collections & Resource Management department in April as the Cataloging & Metadata librarian. She is originally from San Diego, CA and worked at Denver Public Library before joining the Regis University Library. In her off time she reads, hikes, weight lifts, and spends time with her dogs (Dr. Banner & Ripley) and bearded dragon (Azula). She loves listening to podcasts and playing D&D.

Meet our new librarian Melissa DeWitt

April 19, 2018 by

Melissa joined our Research and Instruction department in April as a Research & Instruction librarian. She was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She received a scholarship to play softball at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs and is currently finishing her Master’s in Library Science at the University of Denver. She previously worked as a Graduate Assistant at Auraria Library and is also finishing an internship with the National Park Service, and the Bureau of Land Management. In her spare time, Melissa skis, rock climbs, hikes, camps and watches the Food Network.

DML hours for finals week

April 17, 2018 by

The Dayton Memorial Library will have extended hours for finals week, April 29th – May 4th.

Sunday April 29th
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.

Monday – Thursday, April 30th – May 3rd
6:30 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.

Friday, May 4th
6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Spring 2018 Celebration of Faculty Publications

April 13, 2018 by

The Spring 2018 Celebration of Faculty Publications is Thursday, April 26th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the fireplace lounge of the Dayton Memorial Library. The event is sponsored by the Office of the Provost and is in honor of:

Library Fair April 11th

April 3, 2018 by

April 8 – 14 is National Library Week, an annual celebration of the life-changing work of libraries, librarians and library workers. The Dayton Memorial Library joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries lead their communities through the transformative services, programs and expertise they offer.

Join us in celebrating National Library Week with a Library Fair in front of the library. Come learn more about your library and other campus services while enjoying food, games and giveaways!

Wednesday, April 11th
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

ERIC database and Check for Full Text links – resolved

March 27, 2018 by

The vendor has restored the “check for full text” links in ERIC.

There is currently an issue within the ERIC database where there are no “check for full text” links displaying. We have a ticket open with our database vendor to resolve this issue and will post an update here once it is fixed.

If you need immediate assistance, please contact the Research Help desk at or 303.458.4031.