Staff Picks!

Be a Library Explorer with the NWLN Passport Program!

Calling all library explorers! Join the Northern Waters Library Passport Program and you could win a prize! Stop by any library in the Northern Waters Library Network and ask for a passport. As you explore northern Wisconsin this summer, visit libraries along the way …

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Boost Your Brain Workshop | April 15 – May 20

Boost Your Brain and Memory is a 6-week program that meets on Mondays from April 15 through May 20 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. and offers a holistic approach to improving brain health in older adults. Participants will learn new habits to maintain cognitive …

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Join the Smokey Bear Reading Challenge!

Happy 80th birthday to Smokey the Bear! In honor of this milestone birthday, you’re invited to participate in Superior Public Library’s Smokey Bear Reading Challenge during the months of April and May! Start by taking Smokey’s Pledge, then read 3 books on wildfire prevention or the …

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Community Resource Connection | Mondays & Wednesdays

Do you or someone you know need help connecting with local resources offering food, housing, services for older adults, or employment assistance? Starting in January, our social work consultant will be available twice a week for drop-in visits to provide help to community members looking …

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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

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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BadgerLink

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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