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Services for Community Patrons

Community Borrower Cards are available for Wisconsin residents 18 years or older,  at the Andersen Library Circulation Desk. Patrons must present either a valid Wisconsin driver's license or Wisconsin photo ID.  The fee for a Community Borrower Card is $10 for one year or $25 for three years.  There is a $3 replacement fee if the card is lost. 

Community Borrowers may borrow items from the Main, Children's and Government Documents Collections for four weeks and items from the Music and Video collections for two week. Items from the Browsing Collection may be borrowed for four weeks. Community patron are limited to five items at a time, and all items may be renewed once.  Community patrons may not borrow laptops, equipment, video games, or items on course reserve nor may they place interlibrary loan requests. 

Community Borrower Cards are not available to current UWW students, faculty, or staff. 

High school teachers and students, including homeschoolers who are interested in taking advantage of Andersen Library resources, should visit the Area High School Visits: Library Instruction & Usage page for information regarding available resources, instruction services, and related policies.


Andersen Library
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Contact the Library

Circulation Desk: 262-472-5511
Reference Desk: 262-472-1032