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BadgerLink Stories

Here's what BadgerLink users are saying about the resources. 

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Photo of Amy"She was thrilled when I explained she could view that issue online from her computer through the Archive of WI Newspapers in BadgerLink."

Amy, Librarian Read Amy's story

Chris"I told him that he could access this same database at home using his library card. He was incredulous!"

Chris, Adult Services Coordinator, Lester Public Library Read Chris's story

Photo of Dave"A librarian at the Milltown Public Library showed me the LearningExpress Library High School Equivalency Center. I believe in learning something every day and BadgerLink is a tremendous resource to do just that."

Dave, Tutor Read Dave's story

Photo of Diane"There is a wealth of knowledge that includes news stories, both current and historical, as well as medical, business and industry-specific articles."

Diane, Law Librarian Read Diane's story 

Photo of Julie"We consider Academic Search Premier the most important BadgerLink resource for the campuses."

- Julie, Library Program Director, UW System Administration Read Julie's story

Photo of Karen"During the school year, these resources are my go to when needing specific questions answered."

Karen, School Librarian & Reading Specialist Read Karen's story

WTCS logo"We're all about our students and it feels great to provide these resources to them. It's a value add for Wisconsin taxpayers."

- Katie, Education Director, Wisconsin Technical College System Read Katie's story

Photo of Kay“We use TeachingBooks for giving students background on authors in preparation for our virtual author visits.”

Kay, Director of Library Services, Elmbrook Schools Read Kay's story

Photo of Lisa"I've spent many many hours on BadgerLink looking up history and genealogy. So far my favorite resources are HeritageQuest Online and Access NewspaperARCHIVE."

Lisa, Genealogist Read Lisa's story

Photo of Margi"Choose my favorite BadgerLink resource? Impossible."

Margi, Library Media Specialist Read Margi's story

Martin"...they felt empowered to do minor repairs on their vehicle thanks to this resource."

Martin, Electronic Resources Librarian at Madison Public Library Read Martin's story

MATC logo"BadgerLink supports the academic curriculum on our campus."

Mernathan, Instructor & Campus Facilitator and Shelley, Librarian, MATC Read MATC's story

Neeyati"PROOF! Just call me Detective Colombo"

Neeyati, Electronic Resources Librarian at Madison Public Library Read Neeyati's story

Photo of Noreen"I love newspaper databases!" 

Noreen, former Adult Services Librarian Read Noreen's story

Photo of Renee“For research in the classroom, first Britannica School, then Explora.”

Renee, Library Media Curriculum Specialist, Milwaukee Public Schools Read Renee's story 

Photo of Rhonda"I have always found the access to newspapers valuable as a librarian in the business world. BadgerLink is not just for students."

Rhonda, Business Librarian & Records Manager Read Rhonda's story

Bay View High School students working together in front of computer"The most important thing about Badgerlink is that students can go home and share this resource with their families."

- Stephanie, Library Media Specialist, Bay View High School Read Stephanie's story

Photo of Zander"NoveList and LearningExpress Library are two things we reference to answer patron questions."

- Zander, Digital Strategies Librarian, Kenosha Public Library Read Zander's story