Library Hours

 

 

Catalogs


MORE Regional Libraries

 

Wiscat - Catalogs of Wisconsin libraries outside of MORE

 

WorldCat - Catalogs of libraries worldwide

 

 

 

Downloadables


Overdrive - Download audiobooks and ebooks to a compatible device.

Freading - Download ebooks.

 

 

 

Genealogy


Ancestry Library - Includes the United States census; military, court, land, probate, marriage, and church records; passenger lists; and more. Available on library computers only.

 

HeritageQuest Online - Includes  the United States census, digitized family and local history books, PERiodical Source Index (PERSI) of genealogy and local history periodicals, Revolutionary War and Freedman's Bank (African Americans) records, and more.

 

Newspapers Archive - Access newspaper articles from throughout the United States and the world, with a focus on historical newspapers for research and genealogy. All are full page and fully searchable. Available on library computers only.

 

 

Job Search Tools


Wisconsin Job Site – A database which includes regional, Wisconsin, and national job search tools.

 

Job Center of Wisconsin  

 

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development

 

Polk County Workforce Resources

 

Wisconsin Newspapers

 

 

Lifelong Learning


Biography Resource Center - Includes biographical information on thousands of people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.

 

Wisconsin Historical Society - Electronic Library of Wisconsin history. Search ELM for magazine, newspaper, and journal articles, ebooks, and information from reference sources.

 

EbscoHost - Access to EBSCO databases, including full-text journal articles, and a large assortment of research tools.

Guide to Online Schools

 

Performing Arts Encyclopedia - From the Library of Congress! Explore music, theater, art and dance!

 

Test Preparation (LearningExpressLibrary) - Take practice tests for the ASVAB, GED, SAT, U.S. citizenship, and more. To take the tests, sign in as a New User and enter a username and password of your choice.

 

Scholarship Resources - A free internet resource to all libraries in Wisconsin. The website represents 24 years of scholarship research that has produced the largest source of scholarships in the world. 

 

 

Magazine & Newspaper Articles


EBSCO - Full text or citations for popular magazines and scholarly journals in all subject areas. Includes reference books, book reviews, biographies, primary source documents, and images.

 

InfoTrac - Magazines and reference sources for K-12 students, educators, librarians, and also a Spanish language collection.

 

ProQuest - Full text for the Star Tribune, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Barron's, USA Today, and hundreds of other newspapers.

 

Newspapers--Internet Public Library
Database of newspapers across the United States and around the world.