Online Databases

 

AccessNewspaper ARCHIVE (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

This database contains tens of millions of searchable newspaper pages, dating back to the 1700s. Pages are presented in PDF format, presenting the news as it originally appeared in print.

AltHealth Watch (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
This database offers full text for more than 180 international journals and reports in the field of complementary and alternative medicine. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts. It features indexing back to 1984, and full text back to 1990.

Auto Repair Reference Center (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Step-by-step auto repair and upkeep directions for the do-it-yourselfer, covering more than 23,000 domestic and imported vehicles.

BadgerLink (Your Library Card May Be Needed)
BadgerLink is a project of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI), Division for Libraries, Technology, and Community Learning. Its goal is to provide access to quality online information resources for Wisconsin residents in cooperation with the state’s public, school, academic, and special libraries and Internet Service Providers. BadgerLink resources are available through this site and through links on many library web pages. Most libraries also provide access to BadgerLink from public access computers within the library.

Business Source Premier (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Business Source Premier is the industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles.

Consumer Health Complete (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Medical encyclopedias, magazine articles, videos, and diagrams for the everyday consumer of health care information.

Encylopedia Britannica School Edition PreK-12 (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Articles from books, dictionaries, atlases, encyclopedias and magazines.

Encyclopedia Britannica Spanish Reference Center (Juvenil & Enciclopedia Universal en Español) (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Se puede navigar alfabéticamente o por tema. También se puede buscar videos o materiales de apendizaje. Spanish language edition of Britannica Online.

GreenFILE (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

History Reference Center (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Heritage Quest (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
U.S. Census records from 1790 to 1920 and other genealogical materials.

Humanities International Complete (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Kids Search (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Useful resources for homework and personal exploration, with a search engine designed specifically for elementary and middle school students.

Literary Reference Center (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card Maybe Needed)
Information about authors’ lives, works, and related resources. Includes a guide to researching and writing research papers. Great for school reports, book clubs, and readers.

MasterFilePremier (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Military & Government Collection (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content. It provides full text for nearly 300 periodicals and indexing for more than 400 titles.

Morningstar Stock, Mutual Fund, Bond, ETF Investment Research (Outside the Library) Click here if you are using this from within the library.(Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Newspaper Source Plus (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Newspaper Source Plus includes more than 700 full-text newspapers, providing nearly than 31 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 677,000 television and radio news transcripts.

Novelist (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Over 155,000 fiction titles with plot summaries – for readers of all ages.

Novelist K-8 (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Powerspeak Languages (Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Through these online tutorials you can learn Spanish, French, Mandarin, German and ESL Spanish.

Primary Search (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Professional Development Collection (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Designed for professional educators, this database provides access to nearly 550 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.

Reference USA (Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Detailed information on more than 14 million US businesses – plus a U.S. residential search that acts like a nation-wide phone book.

Regional Business News (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Regional Business News provides full text for regional business publications, incorporating coverage of more than 80 publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Science Reference Center (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)

Searchasaurus (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Useful resources for elementary and middle school students with a point-and-click interface that is easy for younger users.

Student Research Center (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Useful information for high school students gathered from magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, video, and other sources.

TeachingBooks.net (Provided by BadgerLink. Your Library Card May Be Needed)
Mulitmedia collection of resources about K-12 books, authors and illustrators.

Zinio (Provided by Lakeshores Library System. Your Library Card May Be Needed) This a mobile reading application that delivers digital editions of magazines. It provides the same reading material plus exclusive video, audio and and web links. To sign up all you need is a library card and and email address.