Get Excited for the Summer Reading Program!

Jun 1 2017 10:00 am

This year's theme is "Reading by Design". Reading over the summer encourages lifelong reading and can help keep your mind sharp. The summer reading program is for all ages. Register for your chance to win incredible prizes!

On registration day you will receive your reading log as well as a goody bag. Scoopie will visit in the morning to hand out Culver's custard tokens.

Prizes

Children
Magic Waters Tickets, Discovery Center Passes, Anna's Pizza Coupons, Volcano Falls Gift Certificates, Cherry Bowl Voucher, Burpee Museum Family Passes, Culver's Custard Tokens

Teen

Holiday-Memorial Day- Library Closed

May 29 2017 10:00 am
May 29 2017 8:00 pm

In observance of Memorial Day we will be closed. Have a great holiday!

Gale

Introducing the Winnebago Public Library’s newest online database: Gale! Gale is a virtual reference library. It is great for research whether you are writing a paper or simply want to know more on a subject. The database provides thousands of full text eBooks covering numerous topics including: law, medicine, education, history, and much more. With this database, you are able to use the search function within publications making research easy.
For more information on using the database, simply watch this online video: http://solutions.cengage.com/gale-training/video/gvrl/#video-12884922639

Discontinuing Zinio/Digital Magazines

NOTICE
The Winnebago Public Library will be discontinuing its use of Zinio/digital magazines. Zinio/digital magazines will no longer be available after July 1, 2017.

April Friends of Library Minutes

Friends of the Winnebago Public Library
Business Meeting Minutes
April 25, 2017

Mission Statement: Our association aspires to help stimulate the child, motivate the adolescent, educate the adult and sustain the elderly in our community within the world of books and ever-changing information technology.

The April 25th business meeting, with an attendance of 10 members, the library director, and 1 Board Member was called to order by Norma at 6:35pm.

EBSCO MasterFile Database

Check out our newest database, EBSCO MasterFile! MasterFile is an excellent research database. It contains full text journals, magazines, and trade publications. It covers topics such as business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

Access the database using this link: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=cpid&custid=s9069437&pro...

Use your library card number as your patron ID when accessing the database.

ComicsPlus

Introducing ComicsPlus! ComicsPlus is an online comics database. Now available online through our library. Access thousands of different comics and graphic novels.

To access ComicsPlus simply click the link below. You will need to use your library card to create an account to login from.
https://www.rbdigital.com/winnebagoil/service/comicsplus

HeritageQuest

Discover your ancestry with our new database, HeritageQuest. HeritageQuest is an online database that allows you to search and find more information about your ancestors. The database utilizes census data, maps, books, as well as many other archived materials. Look at original handwritten documents!

To access HeritageQuest simply click the link below and you will be taken to a login screen that will ask you to enter a barcode. Enter your library card number as the barcode and click connect. This should take you directly to the database.

Donations to WPL

The Winnebago Public Library District welcomes material and monetary donations that further the mission and goals of the library district.

All donations to the library district, material or monetary, are tax deductible to the full extent of current tax law.

All donations are acknowledged in the library district’s Gifts or Memorials registers. Donors may request that their name remain anonymous.

The library district maintains a Wish List (please see attached) with a range of suggestions for material and monetary donations for those interested in making a donation.

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