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Hours & Location


Full listing of Archives hours for 2021-2022.  (PDF Archives Hours


If you would like to make a research appointment, you can book an appointment here. Appointments need to be made at least four days in advance to ensure staff availability.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

For the health and safety of our community, masks will be required during the entire duration of your research visit. We also ask that you maintain at least three feet of distance from staff members and other researchers. We appreciate your patience and flexibility during this time.

Location & Directions

The UW-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center is located in room 705 of the David A. Cofrin Library, which is in the center of the UW-Green Bay Campus, directly across from the Weidner Center. You can get directions to campus or use the following address for GPS: 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, WI 54311.

Where to Park

  • Enter campus at Main Entrance Drive, which is the 2nd entrance off Nicolet Drive.
  • There is very limited 15-minute parking at the Circle Entrance, which is right in front of the Library.
  • The closest parking is in the Weidner Center lots. Follow Theater Drive past the Circle Entrance to the lot on the north and west sides of the Weidner Center.
  • If you have exceeded your free visit limit for parking, you will need to continue down Theater Drive, go right, park in the Studio Arts lot, and use the ParkMobile app to pay for parking.

Accessing the Archives and Area Research Center

  • At the Circle Entrance (street level), you have the option to walk up the slight hill to the plaza entrance of the Library (2nd floor) or walk down the slight hill into the Circle Entrance at the concourse level (1st floor).
  • From the concourse level (1st floor), walk straight down the wood-paneled hallway and follow the brown tiles in the floor to the elevators (down a short hallway on the right). Take elevator #3 to the 7th floor of the Library.
  • From the plaza level (2nd floor), the entrance to the Library will be on your right as you enter the building. Take elevator #3 to the 7th floor of the Library.
  • The Archives Department is just off the lobby doors.
  • The Archives Department is not accessible via the stairs.