Databases

Rice Lake patrons have access to numerous online research databases, all of which are accessible through the MORE website.

OVERDRIVE

Access to the most content: Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your public library - anywhere, anytime. All you need is a library card.

We’re very excited to offer this indexed archive of digitized microfilm from our local newspaper. Some of the microfilm used in this process was damaged, so please be aware that not all articles are as legible as we may wish.

ANCESTRY

(In-Library use only)

A public library version of the popular Ancestry.com that contains more than 4,000 databases, which include census data, passenger lists, and birth, marriage and death records.

BADGERLINK

Articles from the years 1920 to 2011 are available on microfilm at the Rice Lake Public Library. We hope to continue to digitize this collection for your convenience, but only those years with an expired copyright will be placed on our website.

NOVELIST PLUS

An extensive database of fiction and nonfiction for adults, teens and children, offering enhanced subject access and full-text reviews, author read-alikes, awards, theme-oriented book lists, book discussion guides, book talks, and feature articles for a wide range of reading interests.

CONSUMER REPORTS

(In-Library use only)

This journal is full text searchable online through MasterFILE Premier. Doing research takes time. Choosing the wrong product wastes money. Access our comprehensive archive of expert, unbiased reviews and make the right decision every time.

TRANSPARENT LANGUAGE

Transparent Language is an online language learning program that allows our patrons to learn 80 different languages. Simply create your account to get started!

LEARNING EXPRESS LIBRARY

Learning Express Library is the leading source of test preparation materials and interactive practice exams, based on official tests, that will help you improve your scores on academic, civil service, military, and professional licensing and certification exams.

FREADING

Download eBooks using a token system (replenished monthly). Titles you see on the site are available for immediate download and are available through Rice Lake Public Library. Requires Adobe Digital Editions.

AUTO REPAIR SOURCE

Auto repair, installation of automotive parts, wiring diagrams, maintenance and care information covering most import and domestic automobiles. Step-by-step procedures intended for “do-it-yourselfers” and professionals.

WISCAT

BadgerLink also connects users to WISCAT (the online catalog of Wisconsin library holdings), OCLC WorldCat (an international database of library holdings), directories of libraries, digitized library collections, and other information.

BUSINESS SOURCE PREMIER

Business Source Premier provides full text for nearly 8,350 scholarly business journals, covering virtually all areas related to business.