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Your local library and the Winnefox Library System have made it possible for you to access library resources from home or work! To access some of these research tools you may need to have your library card number and PIN handy. If you don't know your library card number or PIN, please contact your library.

Library Catalogs

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Catalog of materials owned by 29 Winnefox Library System libraries in 5 counties.

WorldCat.org
Catalog of materials owned by more than 9,000 worldwide member libraries.

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NEW Ancestry Library Edition
Available in-library only.
Genealogy, family trees and family history records online.
Paid for by the Carter Memorial Library.


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HeritageQuest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content.

Need help using this resource? Check out these YouTube training videos from Proquest!

Resource Provided by Badgerlink.


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Overdrive
Downloadable audiobooks, electronic books, music and video for your PC, Mac or compatible portable device.
Be sure to sign in to see additional copies of popular titles purchased just for Winnefox patrons!
Help: Overdrive Help
Funded by the Winnefox Library System and the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium.

Local Vital Records Index
Marriage announcements, anniversary notices and obituaries published in local newspapers 1865 - January 1916, 1977 - 1985 and 2002-current. Indexing of newspapers published 1986 - 2001 is in progress.
Joint project of the Winnefox Library System, libraries in Green Lake County, Wisconsin (Berlin, Green Lake, Kingston, Markesan and Princeton) and Carter Memorial Library in Omro.

NewspaperARCHIVE
Millions of searchable newspaper pages dating back as far as the 1700s presented in original format/context.
Help: usage tips
Resource provided by Badgerlink.

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Digitized letters, diaries, reminiscences, speeches, photographs, oral history tapes, manuscripts and maps.
Collections of local interest:
- Oshkosh, Omro, and Winnebago County, Wisconsin - Atlases and Histories

Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site
Access to Wisconsin Newspaper Association's daily and weekly member-newspapers from 2005 to present (with a 90 day embargo).
Includes access to the Omro Herald. Resource provided by Badgerlink.

 

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