UW-Madison has over 30 Libraries located across campus which "consistently rank at the top among peer institutions with respect to supplementing local collections in order to meet the teaching and research needs of the UW-Madison community." Library resources and services include MadCat, UW's online catalog, and interlibrary loan.
The Writing Center is a service offered to both undergraduate and graduate students in all areas of study to assist with writing papers.
UW Madison is home to two Union locations, Memorial Union which includes a beautiful terrace on the shore of Lake Mendota, and Union South which was opened in 2011 and is located near Camp Randall Stadium. The Unions provide multiple restaurant options, educational and cultural events, study spaces and social opportunities for those on campus to enjoy.