BadgerLink is Wisconsin's Online Library, providing Wisconsin residents with licensed content
not available through regular search engines.
See your students succeed
• lesson plans • primary sources
• activities & games • research & pd
Pass your class
• encyclopedias • articles
• multimedia • literary criticism
• science experiments
Find your roots
• newspapers • Census records
• Revolutionary War records
Live a healthier life
• medication guides • videos
• health fact sheets
Fix it yourself
• auto repair manuals • schematics
• wiring guides • maintenance intervals
Stand out from the crowd
• practice tests • software tutorials
• business writing courses
• industry profiles • SWOT analysis
• market research
• product reviews • magazines
Find your next read
• reviews • recomendations
• discussion guides • reading lists
BadgerLink works with the following providers so all Wisconsin residents can access quality information.
|Access NewspaperARCHIVE provides historic newspapers.||Digital Science Online provides science images, animations, and videos for K-12 students. Provided by Wisconsin Media Lab.|
|EBSCO provides articles and multimedia about virtually every subject.||Britannica Digital Learning provides 4 full-text encyclopedias and 2 encyclopedias in Spanish.|
|The Week in Rap provides hip-hop videos highlighting weekly news. Provided by Wisconsin Media Lab.||HeritageQuest Online provides access to census records, full-text family histories, and other genealogy materials.|
|LitFINDER provides full-text literature and literary criticism.||LearningExpress Library provides online skill building and test preparation.|
|Soundzabound provides copyright free music and sound effects. Provided by Wisconsin Media Lab.||TeachingBooks.net provides multimedia and classroom resources about K-12 books.|
|Wisconsin Media Lab provides multimedia for the K-12 classroom.||Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site provides access to Wisconsin newspapers starting in 2005 to 90 days ago.|
BadgerLink saves Wisconsin a lot of money
Annually, BadgerLink is supported by $2.2 million dollars from the Universal Service Fund and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Purchasing content on a statewide basis saves Wisconsin approximately $74 million dollars per year.
BadgerLink is managed by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries and Technology, Resources for Libraries & Lifelong Learning. Funding provided through the Universal Service Fund and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.