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UWM at Waukesha Library: General Information

Frequently asked questions at the UWM at Waukesha Library

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Academic Year Library Hours
Mon-Thurs.    7:30am - 7:00pm
Friday             7:30am - 4:00pm
Closed Weekends

Winterim and Intersessions
Mon-Fri.     8:00am - 4:30 pm
Closed Weekends

Summer Terms
Mon-Thurs.    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Closed Fridays and Weekends


The library is located in Northview Hall on the UWM at Waukesha campus.

UWM at Waukesha Library
1500 N. University Dr.
Waukesha, WI  53188

Driving directions Google Maps.

Archive Information

The majority of the UWM at Waukesha campus archives are now located on the UWM Main Campus, at the Golda Meir Library. The Archives is open to all UWM faculty, staff, and students, as well as the general public. No special permission or letters of reference are required. 

To find out more, head to the UWM Archives webpage.

Who may use the library?

The library is open to students registered at the UWM at Waukesha campus along with those registered at the UWM main campus.

The library is also open to the community, but they must become a Community Borrower to check out books.

How do I check out materials?

You need a student ID to check materials out of the library. The library is also the place to get your Panther Card, just upload a selfie using this link. Then come to the Library Information Desk between 8 am and 4:30 pm M-F and we will print it out for you. Panther Cards can be printed in advance for evening-only students upon request (email us at

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