Trustee Training Week 2019

Registration is now open for Trustee Training Week. There is a program line-up this year including covering topics ranging from going fine-free to recruiting and retaining library directors. Arrowhead Library System helps sponsor this event meaning our public library boards, friends, and trustees are invited to view these high-quality webinars at no cost. Be sure to register!

CE Survey for WI Libraries

2019 WI Public Libraries CE Survey Here is your opportunity to tell your library system's continuing education planners what you would like to learn in the areas of administration, general skills, inclusivity and social justice, leadership and management, and library services and skills as well as how you would like to receive these opportunities.  Your responses will help shape and develop the offerings in your region and the state. Click here...

BiblioBoard 101 Webinar

BiblioBoard 101:  March 8, 1:00 Are you looking to provide tools to support your local authors while also growing your readers' access to digital resources - all available for free and with no waiting? In the last year, the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium (WPLC) introduced new resources for Wisconsin writers and readers, in partnership with BiblioBoard and with funding from IMLS. For creators, those resources include Pressbooks, SELF-e, and...

100+ Languages Are At Your Fingertips

Transparent Language Online Now Available FREE at Rock County Libraries! Planning a trip to Italy to celebrate your anniversary? Collaborating with your Chinese counterparts in your company’s Beijing branch? Just want to brush up that language you studied for four years in school, but somehow can’t seem to remember at all? We’ve got you covered. We are excited to announce that we now offer Transparent Language Online free to all library card...

Total Circulations in May 2019

  • Traditional (94,699 Items) 87.2% 87.2%
  • OverDrive/Libby (10,592 Items) 9.8% 9.8%
  • Hoopla Digital (3,163 Items) 3% 3%


Search our catalog for books, music, movies, kits, eBooks, eAudiobooks, eComics, music, & streaming video/tv.



OverDrive & Libby Apps and Websites

OverDrive and Libby (powered by OverDrive) offer access to Wisconsin’s Digital Library with two apps,, and Instantly check out available materials and place holds on materials currently in use.

  • eBooks
  • eAudiobooks
  • Movies (OverDrive Only)

Learn more about Libby/Overdrive.

Hoopla Digital App and Website

Hoopla’s on-demand checkout means never having to place a hold. Use the Hoopla digital app or

  • eBooks
  • eAudiobooks
  • eComic books
  • TV shows, Movies
  • Music albums

Learn more about Hoopla.

BiblioBoard Library App and Website

BiblioBoard features independent, self-published ebooks with no account needed, no checkout due dates, and no waiting. Use the BiblioBoard Library app or

  • eBooks
  • Independent, self-published content
  • Content to watch, read, & listen

Learn more about BiblioBoard Library.


Gale Courses

Choose from over 365 free, 6-week, online classes, led by professional instructors.

  • Professional Development
  • Technology Skills
  • Personal Enrichment
  • Test Preparation

Learn more about Gale Courses. App and Website

View thousands of professionally produced video tutorials taught by industry experts anytime, anywhere.

  • Software Training
  • Creative Fields
  • Business Skills

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Transparent Language Online

Combining extensive courses and supplemental resources for language learning, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system.

  • Great for Kids, Students, & Adults
  • Over 100 Languages, Including English
  • 25 Foreign Languages taught for Non-English Speakers
  • Learn Vocabulary, Grammar, Listening, & Pronunciation

Learn more about Transparent Language Online.

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