Academic Search Premier
Peer-reviewed articles from journals and magazines on a variety of academic topics. Available to residents of Wisconsin via BadgerLink.
Explore more than 400 years of historical newspapers. Find family history, local events and world news. Accessible to all in-library. Home use is paid for and available to city of La Crosse residents.
Find your ancestors in census and other historical records. Available only in the library.
The La Crosse Public Library Archives is full of resources for anyone interested in the history of the La Crosse area, as well as anyone researching their ancestors. Archives staff are available to assist with any questions you may have.
Auto Repair Source
Service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. Available to residents of Wisconsin via BadgerLink.
BadgerLink is Wisconsin’s online library which provides access to licensed content such as magazines, newspapers, scholarly articles, videos, images, and music.
Business Source Premier
Search leading business and commerce publications like the Harvard Business Review and Investors Business Daily. Available to residents of Wisconsin via BadgerLink.
Community Organization Directory
Search for La Crosse-area social, professional, and philanthropic organizations, including meeting times and contact information.
Consumer Health Complete
Find reference books, articles, books and pamphlets on diseases and conditions or look up dosages and interactions for drugs and herbs. Available to residents of Wisconsin via BadgerLink.
This is an enhanced version of Consumer Reports, with full articles, buying guide content, and pricing information. Accessible to all in-library. Home use is paid for and available to city of La Crosse residents.
Keep your mind active and your hands engaged with Creativebug craft classes and workshops. Available from home to anyone in the Winding Rivers Library System with a library card.
Data Axle Reference Solutions
Reference Solutions, the #1 source of information on businesses and people for small business owners, marketing professionals, researchers and job seekers.
Digital Public Library of America
The Digital Public Library of America empowers people to learn, grow, and contribute to a diverse and better-functioning society by maximizing access to our shared history, culture, and knowledge.
Fast Facts is a database created by the La Crosse Public Library containing a wide variety of information, referrals, and trivia. Inclusion does not imply endorsement by the library.
Federal Government Information
The United States Government is the largest publisher in the world. The Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) was established by Congress to ensure that the American public has access to its Government's information.
Foundation Directory by Candid
The Winding Rivers Library System libraries offer a wide range of highly interactive, instructor-led courses that you can take online through Gale Courses. As a library card holder in good standing, you have access to these courses at no cost.
Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints
Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints simplifies your search by bringing together thousands of resources to provide authoritative articles, research reports, videos, and statistics.