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MORE -- LogoMORE Online Libary Catalog

An online catalog of materials in the MORE system, such as books and movies, that may be reserved at anytime to be picked up at your library. You can also review what you have checked out, renew materials and so much more!

For more information ask a librarian.

WISCAT:

Search library catalogs throughout Wisconsin. When you find what you want, print the information and take it to your local librarian for processing.

  Wisconsin's Digital Library:

In addition to everything in our libraries, we also offer the convenience of downloads like eBooks and eAudiobooks.

All you need is your library card and a compatible device. 

A step by step guide for using Overdrive is available here.


INTRODUCING: Wisconsin's Digital Library -For KIDS and TEENS

 

    Freading:

Freading, a service provided by the library, allows users to transfer e-books to a variety of portable devices by using a personal computer or by dowloading an app to a tablet such as an iPad or a Kindle Fire. One difference between Freading and  OverDrive is that Freading titles are always available--no waiting lists.

Some FAQs from the L.E Phillips Memorial Library. pdf.

   Freegal music:

 Freegal is a free downloadable music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and some libraries utilize a PIN. Freegal offers access to about 3 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 10,000 labels with music that originates in over 60 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is limited to patrons of MORE libraries.

Some FAQs from the L.E Phillips Memorial Library. pdf.

Learning Express Library

 Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.

Badger Link

Users can search approximately 20,000 full-text magazines, journals, newspapers, reference materials and other specialized information sources. Included are over 8,000 full text magazines and journals, over 1,500 newspapers and newswires, and approximately 6,800 full text books. Full text articles are taken from 2,900 historical newspaper titles.

*If you need help with any of these resources, ask your librarian.