Library Databases

Ancestry Library (available in-library only) — Discover your family history with access to over 7 billion genealogy records from around the world.

Auto Repair Reference Center — Contains repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.

AtoZdatabases: Search Jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists — The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business & executive profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more! (Brodhead Library Card Holders: Please call 608-897-4070 to request a password for off-site access [i.e. to use this database from outside of the library].)

Consumer Health Complete — Trusted health content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine.

EBSCOHost — Databases of general interest, academic and business magazine titles, health reference information, and much more. Many articles are available in full text.

Encyclopedia Britannica — Encyclopedias, dictionary, thesaurus, and related learning materials for students and teachers (K-12).

FlipsterA selection of digital magazines.   More Information, Help with Login Problems

HeritageQuest — Genealogy records and books, including census data, local histories, tax rolls, cemetery lists, and more.

LearningExpress Library — Practice tests and tutorial course series for students and adult learners.

Literature Resource Center — Detailed information about authors and their works.

LitFinder — Full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays; plus biographies, summaries, and more.

NewspaperARCHIVE — Searchable newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700's.

Novelist Plus — Looking for your next read?  Look here for book reviews, annotations, and lists for over 250,000 fiction and nonfiction titles.

Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site — A service of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, provides access to the daily and weekly newspapers in Wisconsin, starting in 2005 to the present, with an embargo delay of 60 days.

Wisconsin's Digital Library — Formerly known as "eBooks via Overdrive," this is a state-wide catalog of eBooks available (for free) through the library. Download e- and audiobooks to your eReader or smart phone!