Oral History Program

Information for Visitors

photo from 1963 of a bus headed for the March on WashingtonThe Oral History Program is located at Steenbock Library, along with the UW-Madison Archives.

Directions and Parking

The meters at the parking ramp behind the Library (Lot 36) offer convenient parking. Public parking is also available in Lot 43 across from the Gym/Natatorium. Campus bus 80 offers service from the Park Street entrance of the Memorial Union to Steenbock Library, which is located at the corner of Babcock and Observatory Drives.

Hours and Contact Information

Interview tapes, indexes, and extant transcripts may be accessed by appointment only at the Oral History Program, a division of the University Archives & Records Management Service, at 425 Steenbock Memorial Library from 8:00-4:30, Monday through Friday, excluding mandated holidays. Please note that some of the interviews are restricted. To consult these, you must first obtain the interviewee's written permission.

Please contact us with any inquiries, using the contact information below.

UW-Madison Oral History Program
430 Steenbock Library
550 Babcock Drive
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 890-1899
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