Borrowing Policies

Select a category below to see information on library privileges and loan periods. Not sure of your category? See this detailed list.

If you have questions, please contact the UW-Madison Libraries Circulation Office in Memorial Library by calling (608) 263-7360, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday – Friday, or by email.


UW System

Friends of the UW-Madison Library

Other Wisconsin Connections

  • Courtesy Card Holders
    Beloit College, Madison College (previously known as Madison Area Technical College) and Edgewood faculty, staff & students, some Visiting Scholars, City/County/State employees, Spouse/Domestic Partner/Child of UW-Madison Faculty, Staff or Student, etc.
  • Annual Fee Card Holders
    Wisconsin residents (not covered elsewhere)

Patrons of Other Libraries