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Meet Our Librarian Coaches & Staff: Libraries

Meet Our Librarian Coaches

Libraries Remote Services Overview

Are you a Navigate user?  
Self-scheduling appointments are available from 9:30 am - 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday in Navigate. Perfect for help with technology like Blackboard, your Student Account as well as research, citations, connecting to a PAL and more.

Ways to Connect with Us 

* Chat with Us!  via the On-Call tab (right side) for any College need.
Book-A-Librarian Coach  Free 30-minute customized session for help.
Call Us!  608-246-6640  We ALWAYS answer the phone for you.

Book-A-TechXpert  Free 30-minute help with most student technology.
Call Us!  608-243-4444  Let's talk all things technology. We'll be there.
* Text Us! 608-554-4659  Best used for quick questions only.
* Email Us Ask us anything.  We get back to you quickly.

* Remote Learning Guide  S
elf-directed support using our web guide.
se habla espanolSpanish speaking support available most days.  

What To Expect When Coming to the Library

We are happy to offer walk-in support to our currently enrolled students and Madison College staff only.   Full remote services are still available as well as our Book-A-Librarian and Book-A-TechXpert appointments if you are unable to or don't feel comfortable coming to, or working from, campus.  We can serve you really well either way.  

You will now be able to individually study in the library, use the computers, browse our collections, check items out--including reserve items, return items, print, scan and receive technology and research support from librarian coaches.  Study Rooms are now available for groups up to 6 on an hourly basis.  The Quiet Study Room is now open.

We still need to take some precautions because our spaces can have many individuals in them at any one time. We are asking for your cooperation to keep us all safe and healthy as much as we can.


  1. Continue to keep a distance from each other whenever possible.
  2. Masks are recommended during high transmission rate periods.
  3. Use hand sanitizer when entering and exiting our space.  
  4. Cough or sneeze into your elbow or a tissue.
  5. We are open for individual or small group (1-6) study only.  
  6. You can book a study room for up to 6 people on an hourly basis.
  7. Community members and children are not allowed at this time.
  8. Covered drinks and light snacks are ok.  Just clean up after yourself please.
  9. Please do not move the furniture so proper distance can be maintained.
  10. Do not go into unrestricted areas or use stored items.
  11. Staff will be maintaining distance and may be wearing a mask while serving you.
  12. Please clean up after yourself and be sure to take all of your belongings.

District-wide Library Hours

  Interim 2022 Hours 
  August 15 -August 19

Remote Services for All Campuses

Mon-Fri  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sat-Sun Closed

On-Site Services

Truax Library (A3000)
Mon-Fri  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Sat-Sun  Closed

Goodman South Library

Mon-Fri  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Sat-Sun Closed
Fort Atkinson and Watertown Libraries

Check with us for hours.
Portage and Reedsburg Libraries
Check with us for hours.

Fall 2022 Semester Hours
Fall Semester Hours Begin August 22

Remote Services for All Campuses

Mon-Thu  7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Fri-Sun 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Truax Library
Mon-Thu 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Fri and Sun  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sat   Closed

Goodman South Library
Mon-Thu 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Fri and Sat  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sun   Closed

Regional Hours Coming Soon

Truax Library

Truax Library

Portage Library

Portage Library

Reedsburg Library

Reedsburg Library

Goodman South Library

South Library

Holiday Schedule - All Campuses

  • Closed Martin Luther King Day
  • Closed Memorial Day weekend
  • Closed Fourth of July
  • Closed Labor Day weekend
  • Closed Thanksgiving Weekend
  • Closed Winter Holiday Break