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Locally-Subscribed Resources


Individual libraries may have additional databases available to their customers, so check those websites if you need additional assistance or information.

The following resources can be accessed from:

  • Within any of the subscribing libraries.
  • Check with the subscribing library for remote access information. Remote access may be restricted to patrons with a valid library card who have designated a subscribing library as their home library.

    Ancestry Library(Available in-library only.)
    Genealogy information, including census data, passenger lists, and more.
    Subscribing Libraries: Adams County, Albany, Amherst, Arpin, Baraboo, Belleville, Black Earth, Brodhead, Cambria, Cambridge, Columbus, Cross Plains, Deerfield, DeForest, Fitchburg, LaValle, Lodi, Madison, Marshall, Marshfield, Mazomanie, McFarland, Middleton, Monona, Monroe, Monticello, Mount Horeb, Nekoosa, New Glarus, North Freedom, Oregon, Pardeeville, Pittsville, Plain, Portage, Poynette, Prairie du Sac, Reedsburg, Rio, Rock Springs, Rome, Sauk City, Spring Green, Portage County, Stoughton, Sun Prairie, Verona, Vesper, Waunakee, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin Rapids, Wyocena

    AtoZdatabases(connect through subscribing library)
    Search millions of business and resident listings in the United States with this powerful, easy-to-use directory.  Download records in Excel or other formats for easy business marketing or personal address lists. (watch Database Demo webinar from March 15, 2013)
    Subscribing Libraries: Black Earth Public Library, Columbus Public Library, Middleton Public Library, Portage County Public Library (Stevens Point), Verona Public Library

    Byki(see Transparent Language Online)

    Chilton Library
    Automotive repair information for popular and specialty vehicles of the past 30-50 years.
    Subscribing Libraries: Belleville, Black Earth, Cambridge, Columbus, Cross Plains, Lodi, Marshfield, Mazomanie, Mount Horeb, Nekoosa, Wisconsin Dells

    CLIO III(connect through subscribing library)
    Electronic bookshelf of more than 1,370 state and county history books.
    Subscribing Libraries:Marshfield Public Library(available in-library only)

    Consumer Reports(connect through subscribing library)
    Product reviews and ratings on cars, appliances, electronics and more from Consumer Reports. (watch Database Demo webinar from April 18, 2013)
    Subscribing Libraries: Baraboo, Belleville, Black Earth, Cambridge, Columbus, Cross Plains, Fitchburg, Madison, Marshall, McFarland, Middleton, Monona, Monroe, Mount Horeb, New Glarus, Oregon, Prairie du Sac, Reedsburg, Sauk City, Spring Green, Portage County (Stevens Point), Stoughton, Sun Prairie, Verona, Wisconsin Rapids, Waunakee

    Core Collections(connect through subscribing library)
    The Collections include books that are published or distributed in the United States and Canada and in print when the current H.W. Wilson Core Collection volume went to press. Original paperback editions and paperback reprints of some essential titles unavailable in hardcover are included. The following Core Collection products are available: Public Library Core Collection: Nonfiction, Graphic Novels Core Collection, Fiction Core Collection, and Children's Core Collection.
    Subscribing Libraries: Madison Public Library

    Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970(connect through subscribing library)
    Property and land-use maps of everyday life from 1867-1970. Large scale map views of 12,000+ U.S. towns and cities.
    Subscribing Libraries: Monroe Public Library

    Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library Online Genealogy Index(Access is not restricted.)
    Index to vital records as printed in Marshfield newspapers.

    Flipster
    A selection of digital magazines.
    Subscribing Libraries:
    Amherst, Baraboo, Belleville, Black Earth, Cambria, Cambridge, Columbus, Cross Plains, Deerfield, DeForest, LaValle, Lodi, Madison, Marshall, Marshfield, Mazomanie, McFarland, Middleton, Monona, Monroe, Monticello, Nekoosa, New Glarus, North Freedom, Oregon, Pardeeville, Pittsville, Plain, Portage, Poynette, Prairie du Sac, Reedsburg, Rio, Rock Springs, Rome, Sauk City, Spring Green, Stoughton, Sun Prairie, Verona, Waunakee, Wisconsin Dells

    Fold3 Library Edition (connect through subscribing library)
    Access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
    Subscribing Libraries: Marshfield Public Library

    Gale Virtual Reference Library(Available to all SCLS library card-holders)
    Eleven titles of popular multi-volume reference sets: Encyclopedia of Education; Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia; Dictionary of American History; Encyclopedia of Food and Culture; Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law; Reference Guide to World Literature; Encyclopedia of Science and Religion; Space Sciences; Encyclopedia of Aging; Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice, Business Plans Handbook (Vols. 1-34).
    Access Provided by: Madison Public Library

    Global Road Warrior(connect through subscribing library)
    Travel questions answered for 175 countries.
    Subscribing Libraries: Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library

    Hoopla
    Hoopla is an easy-to-use digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, phone – and even your TV! There is never a waiting list; titles can be streamed immediately or downloaded.
    Subscribing Libraries: Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library, Sauk City Public Library, Sun Prairie Public Library

    Literature Resource Center 
    Information about authors and their works (from Gale).
    Subscribing Libraries: Belleville, Brodhead, Cambridge, Cross Plains, Deerfield, LaValle, Lodi, Marshfield, New Glarus, Rock Springs, Wisconsin Dells

    Lynda.com
    Access thousands of video tutorial courses for business, software, technology and creative skills, taught by recognized industry experts.
    Subscribing Libraries: Middleton Public Library

    Magill's Medical Guide(connect through subscribing library)
    Magill’s Medical Guide is an authoritative reference source that helps bridge the gap between medical encyclopedias for professionals and popular self-help guides. It is a compendium of medical information suitable for student research as well as use by general readers, including patients and caregivers.
    Subscribing Libraries: Madison Public Library

    Mango(connect through subscribing library)
    An online language-learning system for help learning languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian and Russian and more.
    Subscribing Libraries: Deforest Public Library, Madison Public Library, Middleton Public Library, Oregon Public Library, Waunakee Public Library

    Mergent InvestorEdge(connect through subscribing library)
    Financial documents and corporate information for investment research.
    Subscribing Library: McMillan Memorial Library (Wisconsin Rapids)

    Morningstar Investment Research Center(connect through subscribing library)
    Financial information on over 30,000 stocks, mutual funds and ETFs.
    Subscribing Libraries: Madison Public Library, Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library, Middleton Public Library, Oregon Public Library, Sun Prairie Public Library, Verona Public Library

    NewsBank(connect through subscribing library)
    Electronic editions of Wisconsin State Journal, The Capital Times, and Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel.
    Subscribing Libraries: Middleton Public Library

    NewspaperARCHIVE (connect through subscribing library)
    Searchable Wisconsin newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700s.
    Subscribing Libraries: Madison Public Library

    Novelist Plus, NoveList Plus Mobile
    Book reviews, annotations, etc., for over 250,000 fiction and nonfiction titles.
    Subscribing Libraries: Arpin, Belleville, Black Earth, Brodhead, Cambria, Cambridge, Cross Plains, Dane County Library Service, Deerfield, Fitchburg, LaValle, Lodi, Marshfield, McFarland, Middleton, Monona, Monroe, Monticello, Mount Horeb, New Glarus, North Freedom, Oregon, Pardeeville, Plain, Portage, Prairie du Sac, Reedsburg, Rio, Rock Springs, Sauk City, Spring Green, Portage County, Stoughton, Sun Prairie, Verona, Waunakee, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin Rapids

    ReferenceUSA Business
    A premier source of information on businesses and people for small business owners, marketing professionals, researchers and job seekers.
    Subscribing Libraries: Belleville, Columbus, Cross Plains, Dane County, Fitchburg, Lodi, Madison, Marshfield, McFarland, Oregon, Prairie du Sac, Reedsburg, Spring Green, Sun Prairie, Waunakee, Wisconsin Rapids

    Safari Books Online(connect through subscribing library)
    A Custom Safari Books Online Library that contains a specially-tailored subset of 200 titles from the Safari Basic Tech Library.
    Subscribing Libraries: Madison Public Library

    Sesame Street eBooks(connect through subscribing library)
    Children's educational eBooks.
    Subscribing Libraries:DeForest Public Library

    Transparent Language Online
    Transparent Language Online is a language-learning system including over 70 languages.
    Subscribing Libraries: Adams County, Belleville, Black Earth, Brodhead, Cambria, Cambridge, Cross Plains, Deerfield, DeForest, Fitchburg, Lodi, Madison, Marshfield, Mazomanie, McFarland, Middleton, Monroe, Monticello, New Glarus, Oregon, Portage County, Poynette, Reedsburg, Spring Green, Sauk City, Stoughton, Verona, Waunakee, Wisconsin Dells

    TumbleBookCloud Junior(connect through subscribing library)
    A collection of videos and chapter books in categories which include: Ebooks, Read-Alongs, Graphic Novels, Videos (from National Geographic), and Audio Books suitable for elementary grades.
    Subscribing Libraries: Belleville Public Library

    TumbleBooksLibrary(connect through subscribing library)
    A collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), Ebooks which may be viewed online, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.
    Subscribing Libraries: Belleville Public Library

    Tutor.com(connect through subscribing library)
    Online tutoring and homework help for K-12 and adult learners.
    Subscribing Libraries: Jane Morgan Memorial Library (Cambria), Columbus Public Library, Hutchinson Memorial Library (Randolph), Lodi Woman's Club Public Library, Angie W. Cox Public Library (Pardeeville), Portage Public Library, Poynette Area Public Library, Rio Community Library, Kilbourn Public Library (Wisconsin Dells), Wyocena Public Library

    Value Line(connect through subscribing library)
    Stock reports and rankings, as well as news, commentary, and investment planning tools.
    Subscribing Libraries: Fitchburg, Madison Public Library, Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library, Middleton, Oregon, Verona, Waunakee

    World Religions Online(connect through subscribing library)
    An unbiased, comprehensive guide to the world's major religions and spiritual traditions.
    Subscribing Library: Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library

    Zinio(connect through subscribing library)
    A selection of digital magazines.
    Subscribing Library: Middleton Public Library

     

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