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About the University Archives/Area Research Center

The Area Research Center at the University of Wisconsin-Stout is a cooperative project of the State Historical Society and UW-Stout. The Area Research Center maintains historic materials related to Barron, Dunn and Pepin counties and provides public research hours for its collections. 

The University Archives preserves the  historical records of the University of Wisconsin-Stout and its predecessors. The collection of the University Archives consists of historically valuable records from campus departments, faculty, students, alumni, and  organizations. Search University Archives via online databases and the catalog search box below.

Research Assistance

  • Email with general questions or to request research services
  • Request records, newspaper articles, and research assistance

Search Stout Archival Resources

Library Blocks

Archives Hours

View our calendar for current public hours.

We strongly encourage you to make an appointment, so that our staff can prepare your research materials in advance.

Contact Information

Heather Stecklein
Archivist/ARC Director

Robin Sweeny
Archives Assistant

Julie Hatfield
Archives Assistant


Located in the University Library in the Robert S. Swanson Learning Center
Room 321 RSSLC
315 Tenth Ave. East
Menomonie, WI 54751 Library on Google Maps