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Plan Your Visit

The UWM Archives is currently open by appointment only.  To make an appointment, please visit our re-opening page for further details.



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 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 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:

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries            University of Wisconsin-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) 229-6979 Records Management Assistance
(414) 229-6980 Archives Department Head

FAX:                                    E-MAIL:

(414) 229-3605                   Ask an Archivist