Ancestry will continue to be available from home through June 30, 2021 Ancestry Library Edition is a comprehensive online source of information for conducting genealogical and local history research.
Search magazine articles via EBSCO and newspaper articles via ProQuest. Many articles are full-text. Paid for by the state’s Department of Public Instruction.
When confronted with critical decisions about the products and services that matter most, consumers are bombarded with an onslaught of marketing, advertising, opinions, and options. That’s why for nearly 80 years, Consumer Reports has empowered consumers with the knowledge they need to make better and more informed choices—and has battled in the public and private sectors for safer products and fair market practices.
The online resume builder that lets you create professional-quality resumes in three quick and simple steps.
Explora for Everyone is a new interface for the general public that simultaneously searches 20 EBSCO databases for an easy one stop search.
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Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device.
Free one-to-one live homework help online from qualified tutors for grades 3-12. Live assistance available every day; experts also review and respond to submitted questions and papers.
The Bridges Library System libraries offer a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online through Gale Courses, also known as ed2go. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.
On April 1, 2020, Bridges Library System and member libraries launched a trial of hoopla media service for patrons. This limited-time trial will offer patrons 4 media downloads a month per cardholder. Users will have access to all available media on hoopla, including ebooks, digital audiobooks, movies, music, comic books, and TV shows.
Use Morningstar Investment Research Center to find stocks or mutual funds, research current or prospective holdings.
Reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction, for all ages.
Wisconsin Digital Library
Check out titles on a Waterloo library card. The same pin number that you use to access the CAFE catalog is used with Wisconsin Digital Library/ Libby. Hundreds of fiction and non-fiction titles for adults, teens and children are available. They are listed in the CAFE catalog as an electronic resource or are accessible on the Wisconsin Digital Library/ Libby website. A patron may check out a combination of audiobooks, ebooks, music and videos. The subscription to Wisconsin Digital Library/ Libby is provided by the Bridges Library System.
WISCAT is a statewide database of library resources, an integral part of the State’s Inter-library Loan Service. Do not search for an item in WISCAT unless you have determined that it is not available in the Bridges Library System. You are now able to search for items in WISCAT and place your own requests!