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Goodwill Community Foundation’s site for free
tutorials learning about computers,
reading and math.
Academic Library Access (CONNECT)
CARLI Digital Collections was established in 2006 as a
repository for digital content created by member
libraries of the Consortium of Academic and Research
Libraries in Illinois (CARLI) or purchased by the
consortium for use by its members. CARLI Digital
Collections uses the CONTENTdm digital asset
management tool to describe and deliver digital
representations of myriad special collections
including printed and manuscript materials, images,
and sound recordings. It also guarantees researchers
access to cross-institution and cross-collection
searches integrating previously disparate and possibly
remote special collections.
CARLI Digital Collections is a growing image and
special collections research resource for faculty, staff,
students, and the public. By combining digital
collections from a number of CARLI member
institutions into a seamless environment, researchers
are guaranteed richer search results on a variety of
A Winnebago Public Library card number and Personal Identification Number (PIN),
which is your last name in lowercase, are required for access to most of the library’s e-
resources. Free software may also need to be downloaded to your computer or
e-reader. E-Resource services are free to Winnebago Public Library District card
Genealogy Online Information
Illinios State Archives Databases (connect)
Illinois Digital Archive (connect)
The USGenWeb Project (connect)
US Board on Geographic Names (connect)
Nationwide Gravesite Locator (connect)
DAR Genealogical Research System (connect)
Atlas of Historical County Boundaries (connect)
General Land Office Records (connect)
Enriching. Empowering. Evolving.
Instantly borrow free ebooks and audiobooks to read on your device or
Kindle. Compatible with all smart phones, tablets, computers, and
Attention, OverDrive app users! OverDrive is discontinuing the legacy
OverDrive app in early 2023 and transitioning users to the Libby app.
Libby is OverDrive’s newer app for browsing and enjoying digital content
from our library.
It’s time to give Libby a try! All your loans, holds, and wish list items will be
waiting for you in Libby when you add your library card.
Libby also comes with new features we know you’ll love, like:
Tags to categorize books however you’d like—you can even sync
your OverDrive wish list into a tag!
A central bookshelf for all loans and holds
Customizable notifications for ready holds
Compatibility with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Sonos speakers
Easy access to OverDrive support staff