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The primary library at UWL is Murphy Library, which also administers the Special Collections and Area Research Center and the Alice Hagar Curriculum Resource Center.

The following are additional libraries on campus:

Campus Climate

Location: 1120 Centennial Hall
Contact: Campus Climate -, 608.785.5094
Hours: Monday -Friday: 7:45a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Collection: The Campus Climate Resource Library is full of amazing, thought-provoking, intellectually-stimulating books and DVDs! Resources are organized into the following categories: Ethnic and Racial Studies, Gender Studies, Sexuality Studies, (dis)Ability Studies, Religious and Spirituality Studies, Socio-Economic Studies, Social Justice Advocacy, Criminal Justice, Politics/U.S. History, and Miscellaneous

Location: 2160 Centennial Hall
Contact: 608.785.8073
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Collection: The Counseling & Testing Lending Library has a wide variety of books focused on mental health and overall wellness.  Resources are organized into the following categories: ADHD, Anxiety, Depression & Mood, Disordered Eating & Body Image, Mindfulness, Relationships & Family, and Miscellaneous.

Marian D. Hammes Early Childhood Center

Location: 115 Morris Hall

Barbara Gander -, 608.785.6894
Ann Epstein Ph.D. -, 608.785.8145
Dr. Dawn Rouse -

Hours: Hours vary each semester. Anyone who wants access to the center can contact an Early Childhood Education faculty member.
Collection description: Contains a library of books, kits, activities, toys to use with young children, which are available for use not only by students but also Early Childhood Educators in the community.

Music Listening Lab

Location: Room 124 Center for the Arts Building
Contact: Open - , 608.785.8415
Hours: Monday - Thursday: 7:00a.m. - 7:00 p.m. & Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Collection description: Listening Lab collection contains anything from Classical, Jazz, to Modern Rock. We a have Multi-media collection that includes: Albums, Compact Disc, Cassettes, VHS tapes, DVD's, and Musical Scores.

Pride Center

Location: 2216 Student Union
Contact: Pride Center -
Hours: Monday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Thursday: 9:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m. Friday 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Women's Resource Center & WRC Collections

Location: 4301 Centennial Hall.
Books and journals are cataloged through Murphy Library. Books can be checked out in 4300 Centennial Hall (fill out the card and leave it at the front desk).
Contact: Deb Hoskins -, 608.785.8734
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to noon, Monday-Friday
Collection description: Contains a small circulating library of books and periodicals, plus information and brochures for services, jobs, careers, and graduate schools.