Research Resources

Search Engines


Search for individuals, business listing and more.  Available in-library or from home with your library card.

Ancestry Library
(Available in-library only.)
Genealogy information, including census data, passenger lists, and more.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Repair information for many vehicles, domestic and imported, from 1945 to present.  
Provided by BadgerLink.
Business Source Premier
Business journals and reports on marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, finance, etc.
Provided by BadgerLink.
Consumer Health Complete
Find health and wellness reference books, encyclopedias, reports and fact sheets. Provided by BadgerLink.

Consumer Reports
Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports.

eBooks on EBSCOhost - Search the full-text of over 6,000 books online. 
(Formerly Netlibrary)
EBSCOhost and EBSCOhost Mobile
Full-text popular magazine, scholarly journal, newspaper, and unique interest articles. Provided by BadgerLink.
ECB VideoLink
Video programs for Wisconsin's K-12 students and teachers,
available via streaming or download. Provided by BadgerLink.
Encyclopedia Britannica
Encyclopedias, dictionary, thesaurus, and related learning materials for students and teachers (K-12). Provided by BadgerLink.
Enciclopedia Juvenil
Spanish Language Dictionary and Encyclopedia for kids.
Provided by BadgerLink.
Scholarly, government and general-interest titles on the human impact on the environment. Provided by BadgerLink.
Genealogy resources including census data, local histories,
tax rolls, cemetery lists, etc.
History Reference Center Provided by BadgerLink.
LearningExpress Library
Practice tests and study resources for real estate exams, civil service,
ACT, SAT, GRE, MCAT, LSAT, GMAT, GED, Nursing, etc. 
It also provides guided training for computer skills, job search and workplace skills, U.S. citizenship and Spanish language resources.
Literary Reference Center
Information about authors and their works (from EBSCOhost). Provided by BadgerLink
Full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays; plus author biographies, summaries, etc. Provided by BadgerLink
Searchable newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700s. Provided by BadgerLink
Novelist K-8
Book recommendations, reviews, booktalks,
book discussion guides, etc., for kids (0-18).
Book reviews, annotations, etc., for over 200,000 titles.
NoveList Plus
Book recommendations, reviews, book discussion guides,
etc., for over 200,000 titles.
Free downloadable audio books, music, and videos for use
with computers & mobile devices.
Science Reference Center Provided by BadgerLink.
  Serials Solutions 
Browse or search to see if we have a magazine or
newspaper in electronic format.
  Songbook Database
A free search tool used to locate printed music from the Resources for
Libraries and Lifelong Learning’s collection of songbooks. Provided by BadgerLink.
Multimedia resources for exploring children's and
young adult books and their authors. Provided by BadgerLink.
  Wisconsin Newspapers
Digital Research Site
Find library materials worldwide. 
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