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Computer Lab & Wi-fi

The library's computer lab consists of 15 PCs (Windows OS) and 1 Mac, and is the only open lab on campus. The lab is available to students, faculty, staff, and community members. There are a number of programs available including Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite, and printing is available at varying costs depending on the type of patron.  The library also has unlimited wi-fi access throughout the building.


Books circulate for 4 weeks, periodicals for 1 week. CDs and DVDs circulate for 2 weeks. Renewals are generally permitted and encouraged as necessary. For more information, see the Circulation link in sub-menu.

Interlibrary Loan

Materials not held by the library may be borrowed from other UW libraries through interlibrary loan. Materials usually arrive within one week. Loan periods vary depending on the owning library. Please ask if you need any help placing a request.

Library Lounge

The Library Lounge (LIB 511) is open and available to all patrons. Please make use of our refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and pizza oven. Tables and chairs are provided as well as a comfy couch, magazines, board games, and a TV/DVD player. It's a great place to eat lunch and hang out!