User Services

Information and Services

Who We Are

The UWM Libraries User Services Division works to strengthen UWM’s pursuit of excellent teaching, learning, and research. Our mission is to foster student information literacy, strengthen UWM scholarly communication, provide outreach to diverse student populations, and support campus in building a top research environment.

Our Teams

Teaching & Learning (University Goal 1: Successful Students)

Research Services (University Goal 2: Research Excellence)

  • Deliver specialized research services
  • Connect campus researchers to library resources and services
  • Educate graduate students, faculty and campus researchers on standards, trends and emerging practices in academic research
  • Optimize research collections and e-resources to meet UWM’s research and curricular needs

User Experiences (University Goal 3: Community Engagement)

  • Strategically assess learning spaces, library services, and technologies that impact our users
  • Communicate library value to potential and enrolled students through recruitment and orientation events
  • Intentionally outreach to diverse underrepresented populations both externally and internally with the goal of fostering campus partnerships

Data Services (University Goal 4: Inclusive & Innovative culture)