The library is open to UW-Stout students, faculty, and staff. Visitors who wish to use the library should complete the Vendor/Invited Guest Registration before coming to campus.
Building hours have resumed.
Masks are required to enter the building, and physical distancing measures should be observed.
Archives are open by appointment only. Please use link at the bottom of this page to contact Archives.
Library staff are available to assist you through phone calls, chat, text, and email. Use Ask a Librarian from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m, Monday - Friday for immediate assistance or schedule a consultation for in-depth research assistance at a time that is convenient to you.
Fall textbook returns:
Students should keep their books through finals of the fall 2020 term. The textbook due date has been extended to 01/29/21. Students can return their books when they return for the spring 2021 term.
Students graduating this fall should contact us at email@example.com to discuss return options.
Students remaining in the area can return their books in the bookdrop located near the main entrance of the University Library when they are no longer needed for the fall term. Do not return textbooks to 3rd floor, they must be quarantined after return.
WinTerm textbook pickup:
Students may pickup WinTerm textbooks now. Textbooks are open 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday.
Here are other ways to get your textbooks.
Accessing library materials and equipment:
Delivery of library items, see instructions.
UW Requests are now available. In Search@UW change the right drop-down to UW Books/Media to request items from other UW System libraries.
Interlibrary Loan of digital materials (articles and book chapters) is available https://wisconsin.hosts.atlas-sys.com/illiad/GZS/.
Return of textbooks, library materials, and equipment:
Textbooks and library books can be returned 24/7 to the library bookdrop on the east side of the glass entrance. Do not return textbooks to 3rd floor, they must be quarantined upon return.
Equipment must be returned in-person during library hours.
Textbooks and library items are due on January 29, 2021. However, the earlier return of items will help us be ready for spring semester.
UW-Stout Online Services:
Many research projects can be completed using our online resources, including: