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Immediate online access to print issues of Consumer Reports Magazine as well as special online-only content. Important information about choosing the best products and services available.
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Literary Reference Center
A full-text database combining information from many sources in one unique location. Plot summaries, articles, author biographies, book reviews, novels, literary journals, short stories, poems, and much more.
Literature Resource Center
Search the Literature Resource Center to find information about authors and their works. The Literature Resource Center covers more than 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers.
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NoveList K-8 meets all the fictional reading needs of kids (0-18) and includes picture books, chapter books, and young adult titles.
May 1st and 2nd is HeroCon at the Central Library!
HeroCon is an all-ages celebration of comics, games, and geek culture. Running in conjunction with Free Comic Book Day (with
Posted by Tina - Central on
April 22, 2015
Wisconsin Book Festival Events Series
We're hosting some amazing local and national authors this spring and summer as part of our Wisconsin Book Festival Event Series. Events are happening in our libraries
Posted by Sean - Central on
April 21, 2015
A Day in a Kid's Life
What makes Madison "home" to our youngest residents? We're teaming up with the Madison Children's Museum to document the stories of Madison's youth in a 24-hour online
Posted by Tana on
April 21, 2015
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