Skip to Main Content

Building Status

Jim Dan Hill Library's response to COVID-19

What to Know

Please be aware that the Jim Dan Hill Library physical building is open. However, materials and services are also available online, through inter-campus mail, curb-side pickup or via snail mail delivery. Go to to request materials, get help with research, or to request instructional support by appointment.

Students, staff, and faculty can continue to access the library’s resources online, as well as pick up materials from the library via curbside. Librarians are available for questions by email and e-appointment.

Fines are suspended. Items may be returned via the book drop outside the library's main entrance. For questions regarding fines from the Jim Dan Hill Library, or items borrowed from other University of Wisconsin libraries, please email Jade Jensen. Our Inter-Library Loan (ILL) manager is working with other libraries to extend due dates on ILL materials. Please email Natalie Shepard, with any questions.

Please return ALL items prior to departure if you are leaving the country.

Off-campus access: Articles, streaming videos, online books, etc. When searching databases or clicking on resources in Search Catalog, you will be prompted for your campus username and password. Once you log in once, you should have permission for the length of your session.

Your Library Account: To check your saved items, renew items you have checked out, or see your requests, login via Login Tab.

Reference help is available through email and telephone or Zoom (online) for assistance during the following times:

Monday through Friday 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. by appointment.

Library Instruction Faculty and instructional staff are welcome to contact us with the Schedule Library Instruction form to make alternative plans for library instruction, including creating library guides, short videos, or other online content.

Instructional Design and Teaching Technology Please contact the Canvas Team for support.