Robert Butterfield

Robert Butterfield

Instructional Resources Service Director

Phone 715/232-5474
Office 308-A Robert S. Swanson Library and Learning Center

His background includes over twenty years of experience in management, acquisitions and operations in fields ranging from the retail industry and public relations to military investigations.  Bob is a proud veteran of both the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force Reserve.


As Director of the Instructional Resources Service, Bob leads a crack team of professionals who work to meet the textbook needs of UW-Stout’s students and faculty in the most cost-effective manner while adapting to keep pace with technical advances in academic material delivery.


Bob enjoys hunting, fishing and gardening.  He is an avid reader and book collector.  Bob also enjoys community-theater and has participated in several productions with the Menomonie Theater Guild.  Bob, his wife, son, and daughter live in Durand.

Last Revised: 08/31/2011    Last Updated: 10/31/2016