Badgerlink is a project of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries, Technology, and Community Learning. A great online resource for Wisconsin residents and students looking for books, magazine or newspaper articles, genealogy, and so much more!

NoveList and NoveList K-8 are fiction recommendation resources with read-alikes, discussion guides, reading lists, and more. (powered by EBSCO)

  • Search for books by keyword and reading level (Lexile)
  • Includes book recommendations created by book experts
  • Search by terms of appeal like style and mood


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Wisconsin Media Lab curates cost-free K-12 multimedia educational content. The award-winning classroom resources align to academic standards and span all curricular areas. hosts a collection of 170+ self-paced courses in the subjects of: Computer Basics, Microsoft, Social Media, Work & Money, Life Skills and Math, Email, Mobile Devices, and Google Drive and Docs. No subscription or registration is required, and it is completely FREE!!! is a free educational website that teaches older adults and others with basic computer skills how to use popular websites and apps. is a collection of self-directed tutorials for end-users to increase their digital literacy. Feedback from public library staff directed the Public Library Association (PLA) to develop courses on the most basic skills, such as using a computer, navigating a web site, and searching.

Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language.

Combining robust courses, supplemental vocabulary, extensive grammar resources, and mobile apps, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system. With over 100 languages to choose from, including English for speakers of over 26 languages, there is something for every learner. Best of all, with enhanced support for Android ™ tablets and iPads, learners can enjoy the freedom to learn at home, in the library, or on the go.

Universal Class : Over 500 online courses with CEUs on almost any subject including: Computer Training, Personal Finance, How-To, Writing Skills, Pet and Animal Care, Professional Development, Health, Arts & Crafts, and so much more!