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The following resources are available to individuals who live in the South Central Library System service area and have a library card issued by a South Central Library System member library. Individual libraries may provide additional resources.

Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers1
Daily and weekly newspapers in Wisconsin, starting in 2005 to the present, with an embargo delay of 60 days. Formerly Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site.
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Literary Reference Center1
Information about authors and their works (from EBSCOhost).
Auto Repair Reference Center1
Repair information for many vehicles, domestic and imported, from 1945 to present.
Full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays; plus biographies, summaries, etc.
Business Source Premier1
Business journals and reports on marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, finance, etc.
Index to librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, etc.
Consumer Health Complete1
Health and wellness reference books, encyclopedias, reports and fact sheets.
Searchable newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700s.
eBooks on EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary)
Ebooks for use with computers and ebook readers.
Newspaper Source Plus1
Full-text newspapers and articles, plus television and radio news transcripts, videos & podcasts.
Article databases on general, business, health topics and more.
NoveList1, Novelist K-81, NoveList Plus*, Novelist Plus Mobile*
Book reviews, annotations, etc., for over 200,000 titles. *For access to Novelist Plus, please see the list of subscribing libraries.
Encyclopedia Britannica1 and Britannica Escolar Online1
Encyclopedias, dictionary, thesaurus, and related learning materials for students and teachers (K-12).
OverDrive - Wisconsin's Digital Library 
Digital audio books and ebooks for use with computers, MP3 players, and ebook readers.
A selection of digital magazines.
Music and sound effects that are copyright compliant, content safe and royalty free for K-12 school use.
Scholarly, government and general-interest titles on the human impact on the environment.
Multimedia resources for exploring children's and young adult books and their authors.
Genealogy records and books, including census data, local histories, tax rolls, cemetery lists, etc.
Wisconsin Media Lab1 (Browse by Title or Subject)
Video programs for Wisconsin's K-12 students and teachers, available via streaming or download.
LearningExpress Library1
Practice tests and tutorial course series for students and adult learners.
Records describing books and other library materials from around the world. Find items you are unable to find in LINKcat.

1 Access to this resource is provided as part of the BadgerLink project.

* For access to Novelist Plus, please see the list of subscribing libraries.

Online resources are supported by funding from South Central Library System, its member libraries, and LSTA grants made available through the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

Additional Resources

Individual libraries may provide additional locally-subscribed resources.