Room of Ones Own Bookstore


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(608) 257-7888 -- Bookstore Desk

Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

315 W. Gorham St.
Madison, WI 53703

A Room of Ones Own is a bookstore with non-sexist books, periodicals, posters, mail order, referral service, reading room, and music.

Carries texts for UW Women's Studies courses. Has a lesbian and gay book section and a multicultural children's literature section. Has informal information about housing opportunities for women and a bulletin board listing job opportunities, workshops and events going on in Madison. Also sells jewelry, t-shirts, and various gift items.

Offers a variety of textbooks for UW-Madison and Madison College courses.

They are proud to be a central part of Madison's women's community, and provide a meeting place, event forum, and safe space. 

The store is happy to host community events. If your book or discussion group would like to use the community room to meet, call ahead to check availability.

Please call to check stock. The website does not reflect in-store inventory.