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Resources Available From Home

Get access to the Library's online resources with your library card. Don't have one yet? Apply for a card online!

Wisconsin Digital Library

Access to eBooks, audiobooks, and movies through OverDrive or Libby app.

Online Resources for Kids + Families

Virtual storytimes, art projects, maker kits and more for kids and families to access from home.

Racial Equity Resources

Madison Pubic Library has compiled racial equity resources for individuals, educators and families

Bubbler in Your Bubble

Connect with artists and get free downloadable resources from former Bubbler Artist-in-Residences.


Access to numerous newspapers from Wisconsin and around the world.

Flipster - Online Magazines

Access magazines just as you would on paper in this magazine database. All you need is your library card.

Online Language Learning

Learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, etc. from one of our language databases.


A collection of animated talking picture books, read-alongs, quizzes, lesson plans, and educational games.

New York Times Digital Access

Find out how to access the New York Times online through the library.

All Library Databases

We've got resources on everything from genealogy and entrepreneurship to local history and consumer products.

Book Lists

Recommended reads from your favorite genres

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