Resources by population

Distance Learners

The Resources for Distance Learners page provides a collection of helpful information for students studying off campus.

Emeritus Faculty

Murphy Library extends to emeritus faculty the use of computers within the library, Resource Sharing/Interlibrary Loan of materials from other institutions, and the searching of licensed e-resource databases and online journals. For information on how to access resources, please use the instructions provided.

Graduate Students

Not sure where to start? Try our Resources for Graduate Students page.

Faculty & Staff

A collection of resources and helpful information can be found on the Resources for Faculty and Academic Staff library guide.


Alumni of UWL have two options for borrowing materials from Murphy Library. If you are a member of the Alumni Association, bring your Alumni Card to the Circulation Desk for a free library account. You may also sign up for a library account as a community member (see below).

Community Members

Members of the community who are not affiliated with UWL may still borrow materials from Murphy Library. See our Lending Policies for more details.