Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

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Contact: Anita Streich, Information and Community Services Librarian  |  920-887-4631 ext 108 |   astreich@beaverdamlibrary.org 


Research at your Library 24/7- Topics of Interest

Active Learning Consumer Reviews & Research Health & Wellness Jobs & Careers 
Language Learning Newspapers Repair Databases Travel Resources


Explore information and research in the library's databases. A complete list of library resources are listed below. Log-in with your Beaver Dam library card.

Alt HealthWatch by BadgerLink
Alternative and holistic approaches to health care and wellness

Ancestry Library Edition
Ancestry Library Edition is a genealogical data-base to research and preserve family history online. This resource is only available for in-library use.

AtoZdatabases- Residental & Business Phone Numbers
AtoZdatabases: Residential and Business Phone Numbers, search jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists

Auto Repair Source by BadgerLink
Authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles


Badgerlink-Wisconsin's Online Library
BadgerLink is Wisconsin's Online Library, providing Wisconsin residents with licensed content not available through regular search engines.

Britannica Library
Comprehensive reference and learning resource for children and adults. This resource is ideal for public library patrons and does not replace Britannica School.

Chilton Library
Chilton Library is a comprehensive resource for repair manuals for a variety of makes and models of vehicles, including such information as maintenance tables, bulletins and scheduled recalls.

Consumer Health Complete by BadgerLink
Consumer-oriented health content, from mainstream to holistic medicine.


Driver’s License & Permit Exams for Wisconsin
The Beaver Dam Community Library and Driving-Tests.org, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, have partnered to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons.

EBSCO Host Databases
EBSCOhost is a powerful online reference system accessible via the Internet. It offers the following proprietary full text databases, Consumer Health Complete, Small Engine Repair Ref Center, NoveList, Literary Reference Center, Explora Encyclopedias, Auto Repair Source and Core Collections Complete

GALE Resources
Gale Resources include these popular databases: ChiltonLibrary, Gale Courses, Gale LegalForms and Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale LegalForms
Provides a wide selection of Wisconsin (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

GenealogyBank
Genealogy Bank provides research access to obituaries, birth & marriage notices; pension records etc.

Heritage Quest by Badgerlink
HeritageQuest Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources--rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.

MasterFILE
Complete Popular full-text magazines, reference books and other sources from the world's leading publishers.

Newsbank-Beaver Dam, WI State, USA
Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes 45 Wisconsin newspapers. Read full-text edition of the Daily Citizen from 2004 to present.

NoveList- Reader's Advisory by BadgerLink
Fiction recommendation resource with read-alikes, discussion guides, reading lists, and more. For teens and adults.

Rocket Languages-Learn a new language!
Learn Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin (and more) anytime and anywhere with Rocket Languages.

WISCAT Interlibrary Loan
WISCAT is a combined union catalog for Wisconsin libraries; it contains 7 million titles and more than 32 million holdings from over 1200 contributing Wisconsin libraries; it contains material in all formats, including books, DVDs, audiobooks, sound recordings and other audiovisual formats

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