Woodman Astronomical Library

Web http://astronomy.library.wisc.edu/

Email


Phone
(608) 262-1320** -- Astronomy Library (Katie McKenna)
(608) 262-8696 -- Kerry Kresse (Physics and Astronomy Librarian) 
(608) 262-9500 -- Physics Library (in case they need assistance after office hours)
**listed as general number

Hours
Semester Hours
Monday-Friday 10 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED
Closed for summer session.

Address
6515 Sterling Hall
475 N. Charter Street
Madison, WI 53706

The library has a large collection of astronomy books and subscriptions to 40 journals. Also maintains a large collection of observatory publications.

Serves as a source of astronomy information for the UW, as well as the State of Wisconsin, as the library is open to the general public.

If assistance is needed when the Astronomy library is closed, please contact the Physics Library at (608) 262-9500.

Directions

Sterling Hall is located on N. Charter Street, just north of Chamberlin Hall. The Woodman Astronomical Library is located on the 6th floor of Sterling Hall.

    • From Charter Street: Enter Sterling Hall and turn right. Follow the hallway around the corner and down a long corridor. As you pass into the newer part of the building you will go through a set of double doors. The elevator on your left. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
    • From the east entrance of Sterling Hall (facing Birge Hall): Enter Sterling Hall. Follow the hallway until you see an elevator on your right. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
    • From the courtyard between Sterling and Chamberlin Hall: Enter Sterling Hall and turn right. As you pass into the newer part of the building the elevator will be on your left. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
    • From Van Vleck: Take the bridge between Sterling and Van Vleck (in the B200 floor.) Turn left upon entering Sterling Hall. The elevator will be on your left. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.



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