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Online Resources

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Consumer Reports Online

Get information and advice on consumer products and services in this PDF version of the magazine. Browse 1991- the current issue.

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CR Buying Guide Online

Your one-stop source for making informed, money-saving purchases. Browse issues from 1999- the present. Only available digitally.


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Transparent Language Online

Learn a new language anywhere, anytime with Transparent Language Online and your library card. There are over 100 languages (and growing!) available. You can even customize your learning path.


Ancestry Library Edition

Search billions of records and discover your family’s story. *Available for use only while using library wifi or public computers.

heritage quest online

Heritage Quest Online

Access genealogical research: all U.S. Federal Census records, family and local histories, and access to PERSI PERiodical Source Index.

Find a Good Book

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find a good book! We’re here for you! Just fill out this form with your preferences (it’s quick & easy!) and we’ll email you back a reading list…made just for YOU! 



Goodreads calls themselves “the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Their mission is to help people find and share books they love. GO!

NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus

Need help finding your next great read? NoveList Plus is at your service with reader’s advisory recommendations, author biographies, articles and lists for fiction and nonfiction books.



BookPage is a guide to the best new books published every month. Stop in to the library to get your free copy, courtesy of the Menomonie Public Library Foundation.

MPL's lists

Our Lists

We’ve curated some reading lists just for you. Explore the lists and discover something new!


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