Materials with a 28-day loan period may be renewed twice, if the items have not been requested by someone else. UW faculty/staff receive a semester loan on most materials with 3 renewals.

Items on reserve cannot be renewed.

External hard drives can be renewed once for 14 days.

Renewals may be made:

  • Online
    Via your Library Catalog Account. You must supply your netID on the Login screen.
  • By phone
    Call 608-263-4439.
  • In person
    Bring the charge receipts from the materials (or the materials themselves) plus your valid UW-Madison ID or borrower’s card to College Library’s Circulation desk or Computer & Media Center desk.