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Library News and Announcements:
Transportation Survey – now through February 13!
We would like to know what transportation methods you use to visit the library. Please take a moment to complete this survey. Thank you!
Internet Speed Test
How good is your internet access?
Take this speed test to find out. The more speed test data we can collect, the better we can identify areas in Wisconsin where internet access is slow.
Visit the Department of Public Instruction’s web site for more information.
Introducing Gale LegalForms
Gale LegalForms’ authentic, fill-in-the-blank legal forms can help you with your legal needs. Selling a house? Making a will? Signing a lease? Let LegalForms be your authoritative, legal resource! Visit our Research and Reference Resources page for instructional guides and video tutorials.
TumbleBooks are back!
The TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of e-books for children that you can access from home. TumbleBooks are a great way to encourage tech-savvy kids to enjoy reading! It’s unlimited, and it’s FREE!
We are excited to announce, for your convenience, that you can select the Central Library Pickup Window as the location to pick up your holds – no need to schedule a time – just drive (or walk) up during our Pickup Window hours once you are notified your holds are ready. Visit our Contactless Pickup page for step-by-step instructions.
Instantly stream or download movies from major Hollywood studios, music albums, audiobooks, eBook comics, and TV shows. Borrow up to six titles per month – all free and no waiting! Get started.
Print from your own device! Follow the setup instructions the first time, print to a library printer again and again! Get started.
The library is open for limited public service.
Visit these pages for information on available services and how the library is responding to COVID-19.
Library Services & COVID-19 – lists the available library services currently offered including computer use, printing, photocopying, applying for a library card and more.
Library Reopening – describes the current chapter of the library’s reopening plan including measures taken to provide a safe library experience for all.
Contactless Pickup – learn about using our contactless pickup service – includes FAQs.
Back to School – information about using the library and library services for teachers, students, parents, and guardians.
Face Coverings – required when visiting Brown County Library
Governor Evers extended Wisconsin’s face mask mandate until March 20. This requires people over age 5 to wear a face covering whenever indoors or in an enclosed space, other than a private residence, and when other people are present in the same room or space.
The library offers virtual programs for all ages. Access them at your convenience on social media and on our YouTube Channel. Hit the subscribe button and never miss a new video!
Topics to Discuss: Current Events
Follow these links for booklists on the the following topics:
Books for Kids in Stressful Times Includes resources for parents and caregivers and eBooks about the Coronavirus.
Discussing Difficult Topics: Race and Racism (for Children and Young Adults)
Racism (for Adults)