Tours

Tour of UW-Madison Special Collections

Founded in the late 1940s, the UW-Madison’s Department of Special Collections’ holdings include rare books, manuscripts and archives, printed ephemera, pictorial materials, and a significant reference collection. Among the collection strengths are English and American literature, history of science, history of the book, European collections, and philosophy and theology.

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Tour of the Wisconsin State Archives Preservation Facility (SAPF)

The State Archive Preservation Facility is a state of the art preservation facility for all formats of historical resources: library materials, archival collections, fine art, motion pictures, archeological collections, and three-dimensional (or artifact) collections—from the Wisconsin Historical Society, the State Capitol and Executive Residence, the Wisconsin Veterans Museum, and the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research at the UW-Madison.