Online Resources for Homework Help
Use of these resources requires a valid library card
if you are using them outside a Madison Public Library. For more online homework help, see also:
A public library version of the popular Ancestry.com that contains census data, passenger lists, and birth, marriage and death records. Search by name, by where a person lived or browse by region or states.
EBSCOhost includes thousands of indexed magazines, many full-text, for over fifteen years. Magazine coverage ranges from the popular to the academic.
A Spanish elementary encyclopedia, containing images, Spanish-language videos, and learning materials specifically designed for younger students.
HeritageQuest provides access to genealogy records and books, including census data, local histories, tax rolls, cemetery lists, military rosters, and more.
Civil service, high school and college prep & citizenship tests, computer training, and other information for career training. Create an account to test and track your progress. Includes TOEFL and some materials in Spanish.
Includes thousands of full-text poems, short stories, essays, speeches and plays. Also includes biographies, work summaries, photos, and a glossary.
NoveList K-8 meets all the fictional reading needs of kids (0-18) and includes picture books, chapter books, and young adult titles.
News for Kids and Families
Featured Kids Events: December 1 - 7
Stay warm at the Library with these family events! Cookie Fun "Run, run, as fast as you can. You can't catch me, I'm the gingerbread man!" Catch stories, games and more at this
Posted by Krissy on
November 30, 2013
Unlikely Holiday Movies
Pinney Branch Library invites you to say "bah-humbug" while watching some unlikely holiday movies with us in December.
First Friday Flicks
Batman Returns (It's the holidays
Posted by Jaime on
November 30, 2013
Pumpkin pie is a vegetable, right?
Because there's no such thing as too much pie....
Pick up a pie (or several) at the annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale, sponsored by the Friends of the Meadowridge Branch Library. Pies
Posted by KathyW on
November 24, 2013
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