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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University of Wisconsin-Madison Archives on Instagram

  • Hockey season is upon us! Who wants to bring back these striped uniforms!? (S17168, 1929). #uwbadgers #hockey #uwathletics #uwmadison #uwmadarchives #archivesofinstagram
  • Most recent donation: UW-Madison International Club scrapbook from the late 1930s-early 1940s. We are digging the cover "Above All Nations is Humanity." Stop by and see it for yourself! #uwmadison #archives #scrapbook #studentorganization
  • It was a wonderful evening celebrating the LGBTQ+ Archive receiving the 2018 Governor’s Archives Award for Archival Advocacy. Thank you to the Wisconsin Historical Records Advisory Board (WHRAB), the Wisconsin Historical Society, David Pavelich for the nomination, and most of all the community who are the drivers behind this archive and give it the most meaning.
  • Friends, say hello to Student Historian in Residence for the 2019/2020 academic year, Mario Carrillo. Head on over to our Tumblr page to read Mario's introduction. ⏩⏪ [link also in bio]
  • Things are busy busy in Archives! We can tell because our cart corral is full and carts are everywhere. It's so nice to be able to assist people and contribute to research through our collections. #uwmadison #archivesofinstagram #archives #readingroom #research #primarysources
  • Hurrah!!! #Repost @madisonlgbtq
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The Madison LGBTQ+ Archive has received the Governor’s Archives Award for Archival Advocacy!
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