Location & Directions

Location

Woodman Astronomical Library
6515 Sterling Hall
475 N. Charter St
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-1320

Directions

Sterling Hall is located on N. Charter Street, just north of Chamberlin Hall. The Woodman Astronomical Library is located on the 6th floor of Sterling Hall.

  • From Charter Street: Enter Sterling Hall and turn right. Follow the hallway around the corner and down a long corridor. As you pass into the newer part of the building you will go through a set of double doors. The elevator on your left. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
  • From the east entrance of Sterling Hall (facing Birge Hall): Enter Sterling Hall. Follow the hallway until you see an elevator on your right. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
  • From the courtyard between Sterling and Chamberlin Hall: Enter Sterling Hall and turn right. As you pass into the newer part of the building the elevator will be on your left. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
  • From Van Vleck: Take the bridge between Sterling and Van Vleck (in the B200 floor.) Turn left upon entering Sterling Hall. The elevator will be on your left. Take it to the 6th floor. The Astronomy Library is located at the end of the hallway.
  • Parking information: The closest public parking is located at Grainger Hall as seen in the interactive map below. Hourly parking can also be found at the City of Madison State St Campus Ramp, which is accessible from 430 N. Frances St. & 415 N Lake St. Please note! More information on campus parking and campus buses.

Map

Map of the UW-Madison campus near Physics Library

Click map to go to an interactive campus map.

A map of this and other campus libraries can be found at the campus libraries map page.