The Cofrin Library is ready to welcome students, faculty and staff back!

Libraries staff is happy to welcome UW-Green Bay students, faculty and staff. The reopening of the UWGB Libraries will be done in a phased plan, which will change each month for the next three months. Please be sure to watch for updates and check the website for current details.

For July, the third floor only of the Cofrin Library on the Green Bay campus will be open.
Hours for July are:

  • Monday- Thursday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday CLOSED

The three additional campus library locations will remain closed at this time.

Research assistance, for all campus locations, will be available online through email, chat, and phone the following hours:

  • Monday- Thursday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Weekends & evenings by online appointment only

Access to the Cofrin Library physical book collection will be available starting July 1 through a pick-up service only. You will not be allowed to browse the collections. Consider this concierge library service! Staff members will retrieve any item you wish to borrow. Simply request your books online and schedule a time to pick them up. Please note you must have a valid UWGB ID to request and pick-up library materials. Full instructions can be found here: https://libguides.uwgb.edu/holdpickup

Computers, printing and photocopying will be available to UWGB students, faculty and staff on the 3rd floor of the Cofrin Library during our open hours.

We encourage you to return materials to our second floor indoor and outdoor book drops. Equipment should be returned to the third-floor desk during open hours.

University Archives will continue to offer research assistance via email, phone and online request forms. Additionally, research services in Archives will be available by appointment only during the hours of 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Researchers will be required to wear masks and gloves (provided by Archives). For more information and to make an appointment, contact the Archives Department via email (archives@uwgb.edu) or phone 920-465-2539.

“The safety and health of our patrons and staff is our priority. Thank you for following the guidelines set in place by UWGB, which include wearing a mask and keeping a 6-foot distance. We appreciate your patience and flexibility as we move through this time together.”