Visitors to the Mudd Library are always welcome. Here are a few things you should know before you arrive:

Can I Check Out Items From the Seeley G. Mudd Library?

Residents of Northeast Wisconsin can check out some materials from the Seeley G. Mudd Library by first obtaining a courtesy card from a local public library.  Please be aware of the following before you visit the library:

  • Residents must obtain a FVLC or a NEWIL courtesy card from their local public or academic library prior to coming to the library.
  • The courtesy card will allow the check out of specific books, scores, and documents.
  • Courtesy card patrons are limited to a total of 5 items at a time and a new courtesy card must be obtained for each subsequent check out.
  • Library materials that may not be checked out include:
    • CDs, audiocassettes, and LPs
    • DVDs and videocassettes
    • Other audio/visual materials.
    • Periodicals
    • Reference materials
    • Special collection materials
    • Items on course reserves
  • New courtesy cards must be presented along with the item(s) if wishing to renew them.
  • All items are subject to recall if Lawrence students, faculty, or staff have need of these materials.
  • Interlibrary Loan services are reserved for Lawrence students, faculty, and staff only.

Can I Use the Computers at the Seeley G. Mudd Library?

Please see our computer use policy to learn about library computer access for local community members.