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Loan Periods for Annual Fee Card Holders


This category includes employees of Wisconsin corporations and state residents not included in other categories. State residents must be able to prove residency by providing two forms of identification with address information. One form must have a current photo. A $40.00 annual fee is required for a library card (residents over 62 pay $20.00).

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Library Name Books Journals Government Documents Microform Video & DVD CD-ROMs & Software Audio
American Indian Studies Program Resource Center 28 days /
2 renewals
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Art Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
7 days /
no renewals
*see note
-- non -
circulating
non -
circulating
non -
circulating
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Astronomy Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
1 day /
1 renewal
-- 2 days /
1 renewal
14 days /
1 renewal
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Biology Library
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The Biology Library has closed.            
Business Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
non -
circulating
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Chemistry Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
non -
circulating
-- non -
circulating
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College Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
7 days /
no renewals
-- -- 28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals


Open Book Collection: Games: 14 days /
2 renewals
Music CDs :
28 days /
2 renewals
Open Book Collection:
3 days /
no renewals
Audio Books : 28 days /
2 renewals
Ebling Library (Health Sciences)
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28 days /
2 renewals
***see note
non-
circulating
Audiovisual:
14 days /
1 renewal
Print:
28 days /
1 renewal
28 days /
2 renewals
14 days /
1 renewal
14 days /
1 renewal
14 days /
1 renewal
Geography Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
7 days /
no renewals
* see note
28 days /
2 renewals
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
28 days /
2 renewals
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
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Geology Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
7 days /
1 renewal
*see note
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
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Historical Society Library
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28 days /
12 renewals
28 days /
12 renewals
* see note
28 days /
12 renewals
28 days /
12 renewals
28 days /
12 renewals
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
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Journalism Reading Room
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28 days /
2 renewals
3 days /
no renewals
* see note
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Law Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
non-
circulating
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
3 days /
no renewals
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
Math Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
2 hours /
no renewals
*see note
-- -- 7 days /
no renewals
-- --
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Memorial Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
7 days /
no renewals
**see note
-- varies /
ask library staff for assistance
14 days /
1 renewal
14 days /
1 renewal
14 days /
1 renewal
MERIT Library
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December 30
May 30 /
6 renewals
non-
circulating
-- 28 days /
2 renewals
14 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
Music Library
More Information
28 days /
6 renewals
non -
circulating
-- 2 hours /
no renewals, in-house use only
3 hours /
1 renewal
§see note
2 hours /
no renewals
§see note
2 hours /
no renewals
§see note
Physics Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
1 day /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
14 days /
1 renewal
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
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Primate Center Library
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28 days /
2 renewals
§§ see note
non -
circulating
-- -- 14 days /
2 renewals
-- 14 days /
2 renewals
Schwerdtfeger Library (Space Science)
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28 days /
no renewals
2 hours /
no renewals
28 days /
no renewals
-- -- 28 days /
no renewals
--
SLIS Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
non -
circulating
-- 28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
3 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
Social Science Reference Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
2 hours /
1 renewal
-- -- -- -- --
Social Work Library
blue arrow More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
non -
circulating
-- 28 days
no renewals
7 days /
no renewals
-- 7 days /
no renewals
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Steenbock Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
2 hours /
no renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
non -
circulating
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
UW-Madison Shelving Facility 28 days /
2 renewals
retrievable to any campus library for in-library use -- -- -- -- --
UW System Libraries
(¤ ¤ see note)
not eligible not eligible not eligible not eligible not eligible not eligible not eligible
Wendt Commons Library
More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
non -
circulating
28 days /
2 renewals
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
28 days /
2 renewals
varies /
ask library staff for assistance
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Wisconsin's Water Library
blue arrow More Information
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
¤ see note
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals
28 days /
2 renewals

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Exceptions for individual libraries' circulation policies:

* Art, Geology, Geography, Historical, Journalism, Math and Water Resources Libraries: Unbound journal issues do not circulate.

** Memorial Library: For journals with call numbers beginning with AP: Journals at least 10 years old circulate for 7 days with no renewals. Newer journals do not circulate.

*** Ebling Library: Books published before 1914 do not circulate.

§ Music Library: Non-print materials are for in-house use only. They do not circulate.

§§ Primate Center Library: Computer books in the stacks circulate for 14 days and have two renewals.

¤ Wisconsin's Water Library: Current journal issues do not circulate.

¤ ¤ UW System Libraries: Annual fee cardholders cannot borrow materials from UW System Libraries using their UW-Madison issued card. If you need to borrow a book or get an article from a UW System library, these requests must be placed through your local public library.


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Revised March 7, 2006. Contact Kerry Kresse, (608) 262-8696, for questions and comments.

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