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Serving public libraries in Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Waushara and Winnebago counties.

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Winnefox

A federation of thirty independent member public libraries in five counties form the Winnefox Library System.

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What’s happening at Winnefox and our member libraries.

  • Help Make a Difference
    Markesan Public Library
    Help Make a Difference

  • Carter Memorial Library
    Stream content to your device with Hoopla!

    Stream content to your device with Hoopla! fraleigh Fri, 04/03/2020 - 10:47am...

  • The Book Spot - Episode 1: Brené Brown
    Ripon Public Library
    The Book Spot - Episode 1: Brené Brown

  • Introducing The Book Spot!
    Ripon Public Library
    Introducing The Book Spot!

    Welcome to The Book Spot! In this video series, hosted by Adult & Teen Services Librarian, Mandy Sprague, we'll talk books, podcasts, exciting author news, and fun reading prompts with which to challe...

  • How-to Video: Free e-book and audiobook access
    Ripon Public Library
    How-to Video: Free e-book and audiobook access

    Library staff walk you through the process of installing and using OverDrive, a free app that lets you access tens of thousands of free ebooks and audiobooks with your Kindle Fire tablet....

  • 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Head Start!
    Markesan Public Library
    1000 Books Before Kindergarten Head Start!

  • Tumble books now available
    Plainfield Public Library
    Tumble books now available

    Tumble Books! Todays featured book is also a favorite of mine, Tops & Bottoms!...

  • EASTER EGG HUNT CANCELLED FOR APRIL 11
    Poy Sippi Public Library
    EASTER EGG HUNT CANCELLED FOR APRIL 11

    The Easter Bunny has been forced to stay in his house for this year's Easter Egg Hunt, scheduled for Saturday, April 11.  I have been told that he plans to come out at a later date, once the "all cle...

  • Storytime - April 1, 2020
    Ripon Public Library
    Storytime - April 1, 2020

  • How-to Video: Free e-book and audiobook access
    Ripon Public Library
    How-to Video: Free e-book and audiobook access

    Library staff walk you through the process of installing and using Libby, a free app that lets you access tens of thousands of free ebooks and audiobooks with your compatible smartphone or tablet devi...

  • Carter Memorial Library
    Online Library Card Registration

    Online Library Card Registration fraleigh Tue, 03/31/2020 - 12:13pm...

  • Unemployment Claims
    Plainfield Public Library
    Unemployment Claims

    https://dwd.wisconsin.gov/uiben/apply/

  • 3/30/2020 Happy Monday
    Mill Pond Public Library
    3/30/2020 Happy Monday

    Happy Monday! Here are 2 pretty, painted bird houses for the "It's For the Birds" fundraiser. We still have a few unpainted houses if you are looking for something to do. Have a great day!...

  • Online Library Programs
    Menasha Public Library
    Online Library Programs

    10:00am Mondays - Story Time 1:30pm Wednesdays - Lego Building Challenge 10:00am Fridays - Baby Story Time...

  • What's Happening with Libraries Being Closed
    Poy Sippi Public Library
    What's Happening with Libraries Being Closed

    The library is still closed and may be until late April.  Because of this, All due dates have been extended to May 1st, All hold pickup dates have been extended to May 1st, All hold suspensions hav...

  • Online Resources for You
    Princeton Public Library
    Online Resources for You

    Our building might be closed, but we can still offer you lots of learning and entertainment opportunities! You may need a library card to access some of our resources. If you don't have one right now,...

  • Caestecker Public Library
    Resources for our extended stay at home during Stay-at-home measures

    Check back often for new resources and ways to keep occupied while the library is closed! Some links may take you to Facebook as that's the only place these resources are currently shown. You do not n...

  • Library Closed -Safer At Home Order
    Plainfield Public Library
    Library Closed -Safer At Home Order

    Emergency Order #12 Safer at Home Order

  • More Free Resources
    Plainfield Public Library
    More Free Resources

    Abdo online readers and activities now temporarily are free. there is something for all ages. Click on Reseach tab above, scroll down and to Reseach Tools A-Z and Click A-E...

  • Carter Memorial Library
    Free ABDO Distance Learning Resources

    Free ABDO Distance Learning Resources fraleigh Thu, 03/26/2020 - 3:30pm...

  • Stay Healthy -get some exercise
    Plainfield Public Library
    Stay Healthy -get some exercise

  • Plainfield Public Library
    A Message From the Director

    We are facing many bumps in the road at the Plainfield Public Library. As you already know we will be closed until April 6th at this time.  This was a hard decision! Our Library Board and I felt it...

  • Montello Public Library
    Executive Order - Safer at Home - Update

    With the latest order from the Governor and the Department of Health Services, the library will remain closed until at least April 24, 2020, to try and help "flatten the curve" during the COVID-19 pan...

  • Plainfield Public Library
    Oldest Scorpion Fossil Found Near Waukesha

    "Scientists have revealed the oldest known scorpion—and arachnid—on Earth: a mysterious species more than 430 million years old uncovered near Waukesha, Wisconsin" https://www.sciencemag.org/...

  • ROMANCE NOVELS VIA TUMBEBOOK
    Ripon Public Library
    ROMANCE NOVELS VIA TUMBEBOOK

    DURING THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK, TUMBLEBOOKS IS GRACIOUSLY MAKING THE FOLLOWING DATABASE AVAILABLE FOR FREE!TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! You can read...

  • Winneconne Public Library Closed as of March 24, 2020
    Winneconne Public Library
    Winneconne Public Library Closed as of March 24, 2020

    Even though our library is physically closed, the library staff is actively working to bring unique and innovative resources and programming to all of our cherished patrons during these trying times....

  • FREE Tumblebook for kids and teens - READING, AUDIO, and MATH LIBRARIES
    Ripon Public Library
    FREE Tumblebook for kids and teens - READING, AUDIO, and MATH LIBRARIES

    DURING THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK, TUMBLEBOOKS IS GRACIOUSLY MAKING THE FOLLOWING DATABASES AVAILABLE FOR FREE!TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! You can read...

  • Markesan Public Library
    Great Online Resources

    During these times of social distancing and the state's safer at home order, the Markesan library is still here with a window to the world.  Online access to digital books, downloadable audiobooks....

  • Markesan Public Library
    Hornet Strong

    Are you Hornet Strong? If so, then join us in a show of community support, love, and care! Print out a Hornet, color it, decorate it any way you like, put it in your window.Show your thanks to all tho...

  • 3/23/2020 CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
    Mill Pond Public Library
    3/23/2020 CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    Gov. Evers has issued a new order (Safer at Home) closing all non-essential businesses and unfortunately the library is on his non-essential list. So as of tonite at 6pm we will be closed until furthe...

  • Need the Internet?
    Menasha Public Library
    Need the Internet?

    The library's WiFi is available in the library parking lot....

  • Carter Memorial Library
    Access Ancestry Library Edition from Home

    Access Ancestry Library Edition from Home fraleigh Mon, 03/23/2020 - 10:05am...

  • Plainfield Public Library
    Winchester Mystery House

    Take a virtual tour of the Winchester Mystery House. Download the ebook Ghostland to learn more about the house and other haunted places in the US. https://wplc.overdrive.com/wplc-winnefoxs...

  • COVID-19 Resources:
    Ripon Public Library
    COVID-19 Resources:

    This list will be upated as we find additional resources for you to enjoy.COVID-19 related Resources:What To Know About Wisconsin's Coronavirus 'Stay-At-Home' Order...

  • Mill Pond Public Library
    3/22/2020 NEW HOURS until further notice

    As of Monday, March 23, 2020 we will only be open Mondays and Thursdays from 1pm to 6pm. We will continue to monitor the Covid-19 virus and make changes as necessary. If you have been sick in the last...

  • Carter Memorial Library
    Welcome to TumbleBooks!

    Welcome to TumbleBooks! fraleigh Fri, 03/20/2020 - 2:14pm...

  • Oakfield Public Library
    Stuck at Home Resources

    Although staying inside is a good way to protect yourself and others from the coronavirus,  let’s be honest, it can get a little boring. Let the library help you stay entertained, and maybe even pr...

  • Overdrive is a great way to download books and audiobooks
    Plainfield Public Library
    Overdrive is a great way to download books and audiobooks

  • LIBRARY CLOSED: COVID-19
    Ethel Everhard Memorial Library
    LIBRARY CLOSED: COVID-19

    To help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in our community, the library is closed to the public, effective Tuesday, March 17th. Please see our COVID-19 Updates page for details....

  • Employment Opportunity
    Ethel Everhard Memorial Library
    Employment Opportunity

    Position: Library Director (Full-Time) The Ethel Everhard Memorial Library Board of Trustees seeks a service-oriented and enthusiastic individual with strong leadership and managerial skills to dire...

  • Mill Pond Public Library
    3/19/2020 Winner of "Blind Date with a Book"!!!

    Congrats to Sue Johnson, the winner of our "Blind Date With a Book" contest. She won chocolates and a plant. And thanks to all who did the blind dates and entered the contest. Stay healthy!...

  • Plainfield Public Library
    Free Online Resources

    In addition to the free resources you can access from the Research tab above, I will be adding to this list as I find more. -XW Search the hashtag #OperationStoryTime on Facebook, Instagram, and YouT...

  • Coloma Public Library
    Covid-19 Closing Update

    Coloma Public Library Closing and Cancelling Curbside Service Due to the expected announcement by Gov Evers, for all non essential businesses to close, we will no longer be offering curbisde service....

  • Mill Pond Public Library
    3/18/2020 Reading App's Updates

    Do you love the Overdrive or the Libby app for reading eBooks?  There have been some recent changes to Libby that will make sure you’re able to read the books you want to read, when you want to rea...

  • Wautoma Public Library
    CLOSED

    Dear Wautoma Public Library community, For the health and well-being of our library staff and patrons, and to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community, the Wautoma Public Library is closed...

  • Mill Pond Public Library
    3/17/2020 Programs & Class Cancellation

    Gov. Evers issued an Emergency Order prohibiting mass gatherings of 10 people or more.  Due to this order we will be canceling all programs or classes until further notice.  No story hour, bridge cl...

  • Montello Public Library
    Library Closing! - 5pm Tuesday, March 17

    The Montello Public Library will be closed, effective at 5pm on Tuesday, March 17, to re-open April 6 if conditions have improved. There will be no programming or events during this time. By closing,...

  • What's all the Hoopla?
    Menasha Public Library
    What's all the Hoopla?

    Free ebooks, music, videos, comics, audiobooks . . . all immediately available....

  • Kids!  Stuck at home?
    Menasha Public Library
    Kids! Stuck at home?

    We have things for you to do. Virtual story times, online books, and family-friendly resources....

  • Free ONLINE TUTOR
    Menasha Public Library
    Free ONLINE TUTOR

    Available any day between noon and midnight. The tutors will help out parents, too!...

  • Ripon Public Library
    COVID-19 Closure Information

    COVID-19 ClosureAs recommended by the Wisconsin Library Association, and in the interest of the health of our patrons and staff, the Ripon Public Library has made the difficult decision to CLOSE to th...

  • Poy Sippi Public Library
    Poy Sippi Library Closed Until Further Notice Effective March 17, 2020

    In response to the COVID-19 Health Crisis, the Poy Sippi Library will be closed until further notice.  All April activities and programs have been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date....

  • Mill Pond Public Library
    3/16/2020 Due Date Information

    Due to recent events all due dates have been pushed to April 6 for materials already checked out.  If you have a book out and the original due date was tomorrow, the new due date is April 6th.  This...

  • Oakfield Public Library
    Oakfield Public Library Closed

    COVID-19 Response: The library is closed with plans to reopen no sooner than April 24, per the State of Wisconsin's Emergency Safer at Home Order. This is subject to change....

  • Hancock Public Library
    Covid-19 response - effective Monday, March 16, 2020

    The Library will be closing Wednesday March 18 and anticpate being open again April 6, 2020 Since van delivery has been halted, the library will not be receiving new materials, or materials from other...

  • Online Educational Resources for Children and Families
    Berlin Public Library
    Online Educational Resources for Children and Families

  • Wautoma Public Library
    Update

    As of Monday, March 16, 2020, all Winnefox deliveries have been halted until April 6th. This means there will be no holds fulfilled from other libraries....

  • 3/16/2020 Bird Houses are here!
    Mill Pond Public Library
    3/16/2020 Bird Houses are here!

  • Montello Public Library
    Library Open - Please read statement that follows:

    Montello Public Library Statement on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)Libraries provide essential services for many people. Often, libraries are the only source of public computers/internet and meeting places fo...

  • OSHKOSH PUBLIC LIBRARY
    TumbleBooks

    Try our TumbleBook Library! Electronic picture books that kids can read or have read to them....

  • COVID-19 Update
    Ripon Public Library
    COVID-19 Update

    Library holds are suspended:You may still place holds, but we will be unable to fill those holds until the Winnefox System resumes its delivery service. If you received a notice that your hold is avai...

  • Check out your online library!
    Menasha Public Library
    Check out your online library!

    All free with your library card. Need a library card?  You can get one!...

  • To protect our patrons and staff during Covid 19
    Pine River Library Of Leon & Saxeville
    To protect our patrons and staff during Covid 19

    Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash The Library Board decided to close the Library effective immediately (3/16/20) until further notice....

  • Carter Memorial Library
    Check out Wisconsin's Digital Library!

    Check out Wisconsin's Digital Library! fraleigh Sun, 03/15/2020 - 9:06am...

  • Carter Memorial Library
    LIBRARY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. CURBSIDE SERVICE IS CANCELED.

    LIBRARY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. CURBSIDE SERVICE IS CANCELED. fraleigh Sun, 03/15/2020 - 8:14am...

  • Library Closed
    Princeton Public Library
    Library Closed

    For the health and safety of patrons and staff, the library is closed until further notice. This means that all programming is cancelled as well. We will be extending due dates on all currently...

  • Caestecker Public Library
    COVID-19 Measures, Caestecker Public Library is closed

    Based on recommendations from Governor Evers and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on implementing social distancing guidelines to minimize the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Ca...

  • All Library Programs & Activities Cancelled Through End of March
    Winneconne Public Library
    All Library Programs & Activities Cancelled Through End of March

  • Mill Pond Public Library
    3/14/2020 Library Statement on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    Mill Pond Public Library Statement on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Libraries provide essential services for many people. Often, libraries are the only source of public computers/in...

  • Berlin Public Library
    Services Offered during Closure

    Dear Patrons, Effective 3/25, our library is closed due to Governor Evers order of "Safer at Home". While closed, staff is still available to help our patrons in every way possible! - All holds are su...

  • Ripon Public Library
    Library Responds to COVID-19, Suspends Programming

    The health and safety of our patrons and employees is a priority to Ripon Public Library (RPL). Staff is working to stay on top of the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and will continue to follow the guidel...

  • Poy Sippi Public Library
    "Spring Into Spring" Workshops

    SPRING INTO SPRING AT THE POY SIPPI LIBRARY   - Programs Cancelled                                                    * WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2020 -...

  • September 2020
    OSHKOSH PUBLIC LIBRARY
    September 2020

  • Markesan Public Library
    Call for donated artistic creations for the Sixth Annual Garden Art Auction

    Your creative talents can help support children's events at the library! The Sixth Annual Markesan Library Garden/Home Art Auction is coming up in May. This is a great fund-raising event for children...

  • STEAM Activities are Canceled
    Hancock Public Library
    STEAM Activities are Canceled

  • Thank you!
    Wautoma Public Library
    Thank you!

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News & Newspapers

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Wisconsin's Digital Library

Wisconsin's Digital Library

OverDrive Blog has news updates for Wisconsin's Digital Library users.

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Wisconsin Library Association

WLA informs librarians about state advocacy and learning events.

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WI Libraries

WI Libraries

The Division for Libraries and Technology news and information for librarians.

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Web Junction

Web Junction

Resources to help librarians meet the needs of their local communities.

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Support Wisconsin Libraries

The Campaign was created to promote a wider understanding of the value and importance of Wisconsin…

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Library Journal

Library Journal

The latest news, views and book reviews of interest to the library community.

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American Library Association

American Library Association

The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world.

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American Libraries

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