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Walter Schroeder Library

The Schroeder Library underwent a recent makeover. Improvements included a new entrance atrium to the building, new carpet and paint, and creation of several specialized work zones. Virtually the entire print book collection was relocated to create a large collaboration area. For more information about this makeover please view the renovation page under "Library News" above!


Banquette Seating

Collaborative work zone featuring banquette style seating.

Booth Seating

New booth seating along the windows in the Library’s collaborative work zone.

Collaborative Seating

Library collaborative seating area including new artwork from the Grohmann Museum was installed. One of the highlighted pieces seen in the background is “The Walker’s Point Pan,” by Michael Newhall, a nine-panel panoramic view of Milwaukee, 42 feet in length.

Library Entrance Atrium

Part of the Library’s new entrance atrium.

Work Area and Conference Room

This student work area features moveable seating, a copier and a color printer, and basic trimming and binding equipment. The Schroeder Conference Meeting Room (top right) includes state-of-the-art instructional technology including video conferencing, lecture capture, presentation capture, and AirMedia connectivity.

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Raider Center for Academic Success (RCAS)

RCAS is located in the library and provides academic assistance through tutoring, writing help and study spaces to keep you on track academically.