NOTE that this is information from the 2016 UW Book Madness Tournament. The 2017 Tournament information will be released in the next few weeks. Please stay tuned!
Welcome to the 2016 UW-Madison Libraries’ Book Madness! Each year, our librarians select 64 books and pit them against each other in a bracket breakout. Vote for your favorites to win each round and ultimately the 2016 UW Book Madness title.
Students, campus staff, faculty, library staff, and community members can fill out and submit brackets ahead of time. Winners with the bracket that most closely guesses the outcomes of the book match-ups will win a gift card.
First, Fill out your own bracket!
- Fill out a bracket! The most accurate bracket wins a gift card!
- Brackets can be picked up at participating libraries starting Wednesday March 2, or downloaded and printed, but they must be turned in at a participating location.
- Brackets must be turned in by March 15.
- Complete rules here.
- Turn in your completed brackets:
Then, Vote for your favorite books!
Starting March 17, return here to vote for which book in each pairing advances in the tournament.
Finally, Win a prize!
The bracket turned in that scores highest against the actually results will win a gift card.