University Archives and Area Research Center

Access digital archives, indexes and area history
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  • At UW-Stout, our top priority is the health and safety of our students, employees and visitors. To address the challenges posed by the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, we are open by appointment only. 
  • All campus visitors must complete a Guest Registration form to secure their appointments in the UW-Stout Archives and Area Research Center. Masks and social distancing are required for all in-person researchers.

Make your research appointment here:

Our staff are also available to assist you remotely.

Please contact us at or (715) 232-2300



Digital Collections

Search photographs, yearbooks, newsletters and other digital artifacts.
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Collection Indexes

Search databases of our archived collections.
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Area Research Center

County Records for Barron, Dunn and Pepin Counties
Search Area Records