Location & Directions

  • Location

    DISC is located on the 3rd floor of the Sewell Social Science Building, Room 3325. When entering the building on the 6th floor, you can take the stairs or the elevator next to the wall mosaic down to the 3rd floor.

  • Directions

    The Sewell Social Science Building is located at the northeast corner of Observatory Drive and Charter Street.

    Deliveries: To get to the Sewell Social Science Building from University Avenue going west, turn north on Charter Street. Continue up the hill and cross Observatory Drive, at which point you will be in a parking lot/turnaround. The loading dock for the Sewell Social Science building is on the right.

    Public: The Sewell Social Science Building does not have any nearby public parking. The nearest public parking is in the Lake Street parking ramp, on Lake Street just north of University Avenue. Exit the ramp to the west, walk west through Library Mall (a pedestrian walkway), and then climb Bascom Hill. At the top of Bascom Hill, continue west along Observatory Avenue (at the north side of the hill). The Sewell Social Science Building is at the northeast corner of Observatory Drive and Charter Street, across the street from Ingraham Hall.

  • Map

    Map of the UW-Madison campus near DISC

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