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Access The New York Times!

Enjoy The New York Times and discover original, quality journalism that helps you make sense of this moment — and make everyday life better. Start exploring today. Click here to get started.

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Get a FREE Wisconsin state park pass at the library!

Starting June 1, library cardholders can visit Superior Public Library and request a free day pass for any Wisconsin state park! Passes are valid for free single day admission for one vehicle at any state park, forest or recreation area where admission is required. …

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Free Movie, “Women Talking” | June 5

On June 5, join us for “Women Talking,” the Oscar-winning film about a group of women living in a secluded religious community who experience a series of domestic and sexual abuse incidents and must decide how to respond. This movie is rated PG-13 and starts …

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FREE Gearbox Lab workshops for students & educators! | June 8 & 9

Sign up for a FREE workshop and learn engineering, electronics, and coding using Arduino! The student workshop will be held Thursday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the educator workshop will be held Friday, June 9 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Library Catalog

Click here to access the Northern Waters Library Network catalog. With a library card you can directly request, renew, and can check the status of items either checked out or on hold.

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Digital Library

Download FREE e-books, music, & videos with your library card! Download the Libby app, select Northern Waters Library System, then enter in your library barcode number.

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NewsBank offers a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S., including the Superior Telegram and the Duluth News Tribune. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.

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The BadgerLink* database portal offers Wisconsin residents access to businesshealth,   literaturemagazine and newspaper resources, many available in full-text.

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Hoopla Digital!

Hoopla is a web and mobile streaming platform for audiobooks, comics, e-books, magazines, movies, music, and TV that can be used on mobile devices, desktop computers, and "smart" TVs! **Access to this resource is limited to Superior & Douglas County residents only**

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