About the Physics Library

Facilities & Equipment


We have a color Scannx Bookedge Scanner which will allow you to scan to email, USB, Google docs or to your smart phone. You can also scan and send the document to our printer.


Printing is available from all of the public computers in the Physics Library. Printing costs 7 cents per page. We accept Wiscard or print/copy cards. A print/copy card vending machine is available in the Library.

Wireless printing

Printer from your laptop! Click here for details.

    • The username and password for the library queues is:
      • Username: printuser
      • Password: pr1nt.m3

        If the above does not work, try the fully qualified username:
        Username: libprint.library.wisc.edu\printuser
    • Our printer is
      • PHY_B&W

Wireless Access

Wireless access is available in the Physics Library.

Microforms Reader/Printers

The Physics Library has a microfilm reader and a microfiche reader. We do not have a printer for fiche or film. You may check out microforms and take them to another library.