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Acting 5 Theatre 570: Scene Work in Pre-Modern Texts: General Library Stuff

Finding what an actor might need to prepare to perform

Checking Out Materials

Your UWM ID is your Library Card. You will need it if you come in to the Library to check things out in person. You will need your student ID number if you want to get materials through InterLibrary Loan or UW System Loan. See "Off-Campus Access" for more details.


Circulation Policies for Materials - a few basics

  • Books (& scores) - 28 days for undergraduates, end of term for grad and faculty - 3 renewals, barring recall
  • Media - 2 weeks for all - one renewal




Citation Tool


RefWorks - Build your bibliography automatically through export/import. Web based product accessible from anywhere. Find it on the Resources A to Z page. You'll need to set up your own account.


Amenities at the Library

UWM Libraries has many amenities to make your student-life easier:

-- The Daniel M Soref Learning Commons now includes a large number of computers, several group study rooms that can be signed up for in advance, reference services, and much more

-- The Grind coffee bar (1st floor, west wing): a great place to meet with peers

-- Free day-use lockers throughout the building

-- Quiet study floor (2nd floor, east wing)

-- Wireless Internet access in most spaces in the library (register with your ePanther ID)

--Free digital scanning - scanners for print material located in the Media Library (current periodicals) and the Learning Commons: you can turn books, articles or microfilm into PDFs!  Scanners for microformat material are available in the Media Library (lower level, west wing)

-Printers and photocopiers available throughout the building.

Check out more of the amenities the UWM Libraries has to offer!

Audio/Visual Aids

The UWM Libraries Media Library has an extensive collection of equipment that you can check out (with your ePanther ID).

For example


Music, Theatre, & Dance Librarian

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Anna Grau Schmidt
Golda Meir Library, User Services
(414) 251-7510