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Plan Your Visit

Please use this request form to request an appointment so that we can have your materials ready for your arrival. Consult the COVID-19 protocols for UWM Libraries Distinctive Collections prior to your visit.

Register to use our collections.


The UWM Archives is located in the Golda Meir Library in Suite W250.  To reach the second floor, visitors may either use the main library elevator, located to the right in the Libraries coffee shop area, or the main library stairs, located to the left behind the Libraries Welcome Desk.


Hours of service are:

Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Holidays Closed

Materials must be requested no later than 15 minutes prior to closing.

CAMPUS MAP AND PARKING: A campus map is located on UWM’s Website; the PDF version includes directions and parking locations. Patrons are advised to use public parking facilities, as on-street parking is extremely limited and difficult to find. Please contact UWM Transportation Services at (414) 229-4000 for more information about parking at UWM.

STREET ADDRESS:                                                MAILING ADDRESS:

UW-Milwaukee Libraries                                           UW-Milwaukee Libraries
Archives Dept.                                                           Archives Dept.
2311 East Hartford Avenue                                       P.O. Box 604
Milwaukee, WI 532113175                                      Milwaukee, WI 53201-0604


(414) 229-5402 Main Line
(414) 229-6980 Archives Department Head

FAX:                                    E-MAIL:

(414) 229-3605                   Ask an Archivist