In 2022, the work of User Services staff had a measurable impact on our University community. Here are some highlights from of our outstanding services, research expertise, and future-focused advocacy efforts from the past year.
Engagement and Outreach
Our dynamic spaces, novel programming, and meaningful community partnerships help make UWM a radically welcoming place.
350 Library goodie bags distributed for Welcome Week
Megaron Chamber Choir of Slovenia tour the Music Collection
Partnerships w/17Schools and Organizations
Services by the Numbers
User Services staff provide flexible and convenient services that support UWM community members near and far.
Information Literacy186Instruction Sessions
Students Reached by3,550Librarian Instruction
Research Consultations w/306User Services Librarians
Views of Online311,915Research Guides
User Services librarians and graduate student interns responded to and directed over 1000 virtual reference questions via our Ask a Librarian Service.
Advocacy and Expertise
User Services librarians apply their expertise in scholarly communications and Open and Affordable Educational Resources (OEAR) to create a more equitable academic environment for UWM students, researchers, and instructors.
Classes Using52Open and Affordable Educational Resources
Students Impacted by5,490Open and Affordable Educational Resources