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  • Badgerlink
    BadgerLink is Wisconsin’s online library which provides access to licensed content such as magazines, newspapers, scholarly articles, videos, images, and music. These resources are provided exclusively for use by all Wisconsin residents and are materials that are not available through regular search engines such as Google.
  • Biography in Context
    Biography in Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information.
  • CQ Researcher
    CQ Press Library - the place to search or browse resources on American government, current affairs, history, politics, public policy, and data analysis for the social sciences.
    Search our catalog online for materials in the media center.
  • eLibrary
    Through eLibrary, users can find images, video, eBooks, and 100% full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals. They can also find maps, transcripts, audio files, graphics, interactives, dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, almanacs, atlases, timelines, slideshows, editorially created research pages, and hand-selected websites. Publications are updated promptly, and thousands of new images are added every day.
  • Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia/Scholastic GO!
    ScholasticGo! is a resource that will help with your research projects. This site will also help with how to cite your resources.

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to violent video games. Opposing Viewpoints in Context is cross-curricular and supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes.
  • PowerKnowledge Science
    PowerKnowledge Science is a site that will help you find topics in the disciplines: Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth Science.
  • Culture Grams
    The CultureGrams Online Database combines affordability, unlimited printing rights, and anytime access to the World, Kids, States, and Provinces editions, photo and slideshow galleries, videos, interviews, recipes, famous people biographies, and graphs and tables. The engaging, colorful interface is fun and easy to navigate, whether users are reading reports, exploring maps and flags, or using the convenient search feature.
  • Renaissance Learning
    Today Renaissance Learning is a world leader in cloud-based assessment, teaching, and learning solutions with over 950 employees and customers in over one-third of U.S. schools and more than 60 countries worldwide. Hellman & Friedman acquired the company in 2014. And while many things have changed over the years, our mission of accelerating learning for all still burns ever so brightly.
  • Student Resources in Context
    Student Resources In Context offers cross-curricular content aligned to Common Core State Standards, and presents that material in the way most useful for students.
  • TeachingBooks
    A great resource for finding more information about books, authors. You can peruse videos, author interviews and book trailers!
  • TrueFlix
    This link will help you to find information on many nonfiction topics for your research topics. (Will work only when at school)

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  • Homework Rescue
    Winnefox Library System has created a collection of resources that can help you accomplish almost any homework task.
  • Online Practice Tests
    Research Tools and Resources to help you prepare for exams.
  • EasyBib
    This website will help you to site your resources for your research papers.


  • Literary Travel Guide, Wisconsin
    Experience the diversity of Wisconsin authors and their works at the same time that you experience the diversity of Wisconsin places. The Literary Travel Guide is arranged alphabetically by place, coded to match the grid of the official Wisconsin state map. Authors are listed under the places where they lived.

    The original print publication was dedicated to the late Orrilla Blackshear of Madison, librarian and lover of books, a reader generous in her sharing of knowledge about Wisconsin literature.

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