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University Archives and Area Research Center

The University Archives and Area Research Center preserves and maintains local resources.  Locate these local resources by searching:

Additional local resources:

  • Wisconsin Sites Information resources for UW-Stout, Menomonie, Dunn County, and Wisconsin

University Archives

The collection of the University Archives consists of:

  • historically valuable records from campus departments and offices,
  • personal papers of Stout faculty, students, and alumni,
  • records of Stout organizations, and
  • many of the university's publications. 

University Archives materials are searchable via the Stout Library Catalog and online databases created by the Archives.

Area Research Center

The Area Research Center maintains historic materials related to Barron, Dunn and Pepin counties and provides public research hours for its collections.  Collection materials include:

  • public county, township, and city records;
  • letters;
  • diaries;
  • local histories;
  • maps; and
  • photographs.