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CALL: 608-262-2020
CALL: During open hours we’ll do our best to answer your questions on the phone (librarians are available during reference hours). Or, leave us a voice mail and we’ll return your call as soon as possible.
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From quick fact verification to lengthy searches, pose your question via email. Requests are checked daily, except holidays when the library is closed. We will reply to your request within 24 hours; however, some answers may require longer response times.
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2nd Floor Health Sciences Learning Center
We welcome UW affiliates and the public alike. Call ahead to verify that we’ll have what you need.