Microform/Media Center (MMC) – (443)

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Hours: 

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00 am-7:00 pm
  • Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturday/Sunday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm.

Phone: (608) 262-0583

Types of Materials: The Microform/Media Center houses all materials in non-print format which fall under the same subject areas as the books and periodicals held in Memorial Library’s general stacks. Approximately 800,000 titles are housed here.

  • Microfilm, microfiche, and micro-opaque.
  • DVD’s
  • Video cassettes
  • Sound cassettes
  • CD-ROMs
  • CD audio, phonodisks
  • Slide formats
  • Books and periodicals which are accompanied by non-print parts or supplements.

Using Materials:

  • Microforms/Media holdings are kept in closed stacks. Materials will be paged for the user.
  • Material may be used in-house or checked out. Some restrictions on use apply. Reference materials, i.e. guides and indexes to sets of materials, do not circulate.
  • Assistance in the use of equipment is given as needed.
  • There are a number of reading stations for microfilm and microfiche formats.
  • Scanner are available for microfilm, microfiche & Micro-opaque (scanning is free)
  • Also available are photocopying stations for microfilm and microfiche formats. Copies are made using debit-card only.
  • Microfiche formats can be duplicated. Copies are made using debit-card only.
  • DVD’s can be viewed using an All-region Blu-Ray & DVD player.

Equipment Information