Automotive

AutoMate (provided by BadgerLink)

Authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles

Kelley Blue Book

Information on buying and selling cars, new car prices and reviews, used car values, insurance quotes and comparisons, loan calculators and recall reports.

Wisconsin DMV Practice Tests

These practice tests are good for the instruction permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test. Motorcycle and CDL options available.

Education

BadgerLink

Access to information resources, newspapers and magazines for Wisconsin residents in cooperation with the state's public, school, academic and special libraries and internet service providers. A project of the Wisconsin Dept. of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries, Technology and Community Learning.

edX Free Online Courses

edX is an online learning destination and MOOC (massive open online course) provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere.

Gale Courses

Interactive, instructor led online courses available on a wide variety of topics including language, computer applications, personal development, business & more!

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Resource paid for by the Winnefox Library System.

Learning Express Library (provided by BadgerLink)

LearningExpress Library is an EBSCO resource provided by BadgerLink to all Wisconsin residents. The Career Center includes information, e-books, tests and tutorials on over 20 career fields and occupational exams. LearningExpress Library includes seven different centers, providing different types of content to different user groups:

  • Adult Learning Center
  • Career Center
  • College Center
  • College Preparation Center
  • High School Equivalency Center
  • Recursos para Hispanohablantes (Resources for Spanish Speakers)
  • School Center

Business & investments

AtoZdatabases

Premier reference and marketing database that includes 30 million business profiles and 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives and more.

Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin

Review a Wisconsin business or charity. Complaints can be filed against companies, and companies can respond to complaints.

IGNITE! Business Success

IGNITE! provides integrated and comprehensive support to Fond du Lac County entrepreneurs and innovators in all industries and in all stages of development.

Regional Business News (provided by BadgerLink)

Comprehensive full text coverage for more than 80 regional business publications covering U.S. metro and rural areas.

Value Line

Information and advice on 1,700 stocks, more than 90 industries, the stock market and the economy.

Consumer information

AnnualCreditReport.com

Credit reports from three major credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian and TransUnion. Free to Wisconsin residents.

Consumer Reports Buying Guide

Product testing and consumer advisory. Products tested range from major purchases (automobiles and appliances) to everyday items (food and cleaning products). Search issues from January 1999 to the present.

Foreign language

Transparent Language Online

Transparent Language Online is a language-learning program that provides an effective and engaging experience for language learners of all levels. Combines courses with supplemental resources for over 80 languages.

Newspapers

BadgerLink Newspapers

Access to information resources, newspapers and magazines for Wisconsin residents in cooperation with the state's public, school, academic and special libraries and internet service providers. A project of the Wisconsin Dept. of Public Instruction, Division for Libraries, Technology and Community Learning.

US Newsstream via Proquest

US Newsstream enables users to search the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in active full-text format. Includes the Fond du Lac Reporter.

Wisconsin

Escape to Wisconsin

Website of the Wisconsin Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus: portal to Wisconsin's top destinations.

TravelWisconsin.com

TravelWisconsin.com is the official website of the Wisconsin Dept. of Tourism.

Wisconsin Circuit Court Access (CCAP)

This website provides access to certain public records of the circuit courts of Wisconsin. The information displayed is an exact copy of the case information entered into the Consolidated Court Automation Programs (CCAP) case management system by court staff in the counties where the case files are located. The court record summaries viewed here are all public records under Wisconsin open records law.