A-Z Databases

Most Commonly Used : School Subscription Databases of Choice!

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Academic Search Premier

Current, academic articles on all topics; user convenience features include: citations, e-mailing, full text, read to you, and many other features. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Access NewspaperARCHIVE

NewspaperARCHIVE is the world's best resource for historical and genealogical information. Our unique archive spans more than 400 years of family history, small-town events, world news and more. Explore your family tree and discover your history at NewspaperARCHIVE.com, the world's largest online newspaper archive. Home access with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Adult Learning Center

Build your math, reading, grammar, and language skills. Home access available using your Wisconsin public library card.

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Alt HealthWatch

Health Information and news articles related to health topics. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Auto Repair Reference Center

Badgerlink's auto repair reference center. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Badgerlink

Wisconsin's online library Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition

Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition - short and full of information on many subjects. Home access requires using your public library card and following instructions as provided.

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Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition

Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition. Home access requires using your public library card and following instructions as provided.

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Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition

Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition. Home access requires using your public library card and following instructions as provided.

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Britannica Curriculum Standards

Curriculum Standards by state, subject, or grade including Common Core State Standards. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Britannica High School Atlas

Britannica High School Atlas. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Britannica Learning Zone

Fun, interactive learning for K - 3 grades! Home access available using your Wisconsin public library card.

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Britannica School Edition PreK-12 (Elementary , Middle & High) Encyclopedia

Britannica School Encyclopedias provides good general information on many subjects. Home access requires using your public library card and following instructions as provided.

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Britannica School Elementary Atlas

Britannica School Elementary Atlas - an interactive atlas linked to the encyclopedia for more information. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Britannica School Middle Atlas

Britannica School Middle Atlas. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier; features full text articles from around the world. Home access requires using your public library card and following instructions as provided.

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Career Center

Explore career options and what types of skills you need; including how to prepare for a career entrance exam. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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College Center

College skills builders in math, science, language arts, and more. Home access available using your Wisconsin public library card.

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College Preparation Center

Free college prep includes preparing for the ACT, SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, and AP exams. Home access available with Wisconsin public library card.

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Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Consumer Reports Magazine

All issues from 1985 to present of Consumer Reports. Home access available with Wisconsin public library card.

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Culture Grams

Culture Grams provides cultural information an world societies. For home use you need the username and password: please come to the library for this information.

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EBSCO Multimedia Search

EBSCO Multimedia Search provides a wide range of media. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Education Research Complete

Articles from leading magazines and other publications about education for research and learning. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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ERIC

Academic articles on all topics; excellent for school research. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Español

Access to all Badgerlink databases in Spanish. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Explora for Elementary Schools

Browse search and learn about all topics ranging from math to science to reading to arts! Home access available using your Wisconsin public library card.

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Explora for Everyone

Explora allows you to search and explore major subjects. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Explora Middle and High School

Explora Middle and High School allows exploring information on all subjects. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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Express Learning

Express Learning is free! Create your own account to practice, use lessons and study aids to do your best in school. Home Access to the database requires use of Wisconsin public library card; more information is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku.

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FactCite

Database areas covered: biographies, shapers of society, mythology, US history, and essential information. For home use you need the username and password provided in Haiku.

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Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia

An Encyclopedia for K - 12 with a full range of topics and resources. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Green File

Green File provides environmental articles and information from Badgerlink. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Health Source: Consumer Edition

Health information for the consumer. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Nursing and academic related articles and information. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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HeritageQuest Online

Discover your family history today; search census information, books, and much more. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card

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High School Equivalency Center

Prepare for the GED using the free resources from Badgerlink. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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History Reference Center

History Reference Center provides history of the world and countries at an in-depth view. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Humanities International Complete

Informational and educational articles and journals. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Issues and Controversies in American History

Issues and Controversies in American History - a interactive time lined look at US history. Home Access to the database is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku. Log-in for username and password.

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Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library - create your own free account. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

Library and technology research and information. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Literacy Connections

Connect to materials from TeachingsBook.net that support strategic literacy instruction. Includes: Balance Literacy, Thoughtful Reading, Text Complexity, Diverse Books, and Author's Purpose.

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Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center provides insights to classic and modern literature. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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LitFinder

LitFinder provides insights into all kinds of literature. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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MAS Ultra - School Edition

MAS Ultra - School Edition; find scholarly articles designed for middle and high school students. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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MasterFILE Premier

General database for research and information that searches current journals and magazines. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary

The largest, most comprehensive American dictionary. For students and educators.

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Middle Search Plus

Middle Search Plus - search for school topics and images. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Military & Government Collection

Military & Government Collection: A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Newspaper Source Plus

Newspaper Source Plus allows finding newspaper articles from around the world. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Newswires [previously News (AP, UP, etc.)]

The latest in news from around the world. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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NoveList

Use NoveList to locate reviews and recommendations to aid in book selection. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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NoveList K - 8

NoveList K - 8 Can't find something good to read? Check here! A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Popular Software Skills Center

Popular Software Skills Center. Become the master of the software on your computer. Free and easy to use. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Primary Search

Full text and peer reviewed articles for K - 12 students. Great for student research! Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Professional Development Collection

The "TeachingBooks.net Training and Guided Inquiry Professional Development Collection" for BadgerLink (Wisconsin) enables you to explore the power and potential of TeachingBooks.net while developing a customized professional development plan for infusing multimedia materials into your literacy work. Home access using Wisconsin public library card.

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Professional Development Module

Create your own literacy implementation plan through a five-phase self-guided training module.

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Regional Business News

News by region. Home access with Wisconsin public library card.

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School Center

Personalize learning for K - 12. Home access available using Wisconsin public library card.

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Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center - all things science! A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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SIRS Discoverer

SIRS Discoverer a great general resource on many topics. Home Access to SIRS is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku. Log-in for username and password.

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SIRS Issues Researcher / Knowledge Source

SIRS Issues Researcher gives both sides of the issue and related materials to support varying points of view. Home Access to SIRS Researcher is found on the Database Log-in Information unit of our virtual library in Haiku. Log-in for username and password.

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Soundzabound™

Royalty-free music and sound effects for students and educators.

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Teaching Books

Meet authors and illustrators—anytime—in TeachingBooks.net original movies that illuminate the creative process, inspiration, and stories behind award-winning books. A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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Text Complexity Rubric

Inform instructional decisions using this interactive, crowdsourced rubric.

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Week in Rap

Week in Rap - todays sounds and information! A product in Badgerlink and available for anyone with a Wisconsin public library card.

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WI Career Pathways

Explore career options: learn about the career, what it takes to have that career, and what type of income you might have, plus much more information.

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Wisconsin Historical Society Family History Records

Powered by the Wisconsin Historical Society and Ancestry.

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Wisconsin Media Lab (Browse by Subject)

Multimedia formats for education. Educational videos, images, sound files, and animations spanning all curricular areas. For elementary, middle, and high school students and educators.

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Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site

Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site Powered by Wisconsin Newspaper Association for student and adult researchers; Full-text daily and weekly Wisconsin newspapers.