Welcome to Friends of the Library

The Friends of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries exist to support the operations of the UW-Madison campus libraries, particularly in maintaining, expanding, and preserving the Libraries’ collections. These collections, spread among more than 30 campus libraries, are a gathering point for students and scholars from around the state and around the world. Now more than ever, support is necessary in order to maintain a world-class library system.

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Summer Ice Cream Social & Native Plant Garden Tour at the UW Arboretum Thursday, July 23, 2015 (rain or shine) 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. UW–Madison Arboretum, Visitor Center 1207 Seminole Hwy.   […]


The largest used book sale in Wisconsin will be held Wednesday, October 21 through Saturday, October 24, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Memorial Library in room 116. The sale includes […]