University Archives and Records Management Services


  • University Archives Open House: Black Student Strike at the UW-Madison

    The University Archives invites all into our Reading Room the evening of February 6, 2019 from 6-7:30 pm to view and discuss documents and artifacts from the February-March 1969 UW Black Student Strike.

  • Grants to Scholars, Deadline December 31, 2018

    2019 Call for Proposals – Deadline December 31, 2018! The Friends of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries is pleased to offer grants intended to offset expenses for out-of-town scholars wishing to utilize the rich resources held by the UW-Madison General Library System.

  • Archives and Special Collections Account

    IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! Beginning in August 2018 the University Archives will be implementing a new system to help patrons request materials from the Archives as well as the Department of Special Collections, Mills Music Library, and the Wisconsin Historical Society Archives.

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  • Get out and vote today, Badgers. Wisconsin spring primary, February 18, 2020. Polls are open 7am - 8 pm. #GOTV. ⁠
For more information, visit and
"Voting booth," S07664⁠
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  • Let's keep all those poll workers busy tomorrow, friends. Wisconsin Spring Primary, tomorrow, February 18, 2020. Primary for Supreme Court justice and School Board member on ballot for Madison residents. Badgers #GOTV!⁠
Visit and for detailed information including what's on the ballot, where to vote, and what you need to register and to vote.⁠
"Campus elections," S08024⁠
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  • HAPPENING NOW!! Join us at Kohler Art Library for the Afrofuturism Zine-Making Workshop! There's Archives, there's art, there's music, there's Afrofuturism inspiration including art by our talented student artist facilitators Isha Camara and Adjua Nsoroma. We'll be here until 1pm!

  • #BeMyValentine⁠
"A kiss," ca. 1912, S08928⁠
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  • Got yer throwin' arms ready? #BattleForBascom

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  • Ready, set, go! #MondayMotivation⁠
"Ice Carnival skating race," 1916, 1711.dl/WHIMFXITQ6RKW9E⁠
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