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News and updates on BadgerLink including resource highlights, user stories, and training opportunities.

"" Library Edition - World Collection now available

Ancestry, Resource Highlight, Update, Genealogy, History, ProQuest

The BadgerLink Team is pleased to announce the availability of Library Edition - World Collection!

Wisconsin residents now have access to historical newspapers from the 1700s - 2000s. contains thousands of...


Want to share how you research with EBSCO?

Resource Highlight, EBSCO, Science & Technology

Do you use EBSCOhost resources and want to give them feedback on their databases?

Then EBSCObeta is the tool for you! EBSCObeta allows EBSCO to gain greater knowledge about how users search, and how they interact with content and tools....

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U.S. Newsstream Now Available!

Resource Highlight, Update, Genealogy, History, ProQuest

U.S. Newsstream contains current and archival United States news coverage dating back to the 1980s. This new-to-BadgerLink resource features key national and regional sources including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los...

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EBSCO User ID Password Expirations Beginning Soon

Update, EBSCO

In a move to enhance privacy and security standards for all customers, EBSCO is requiring the use of strong passwords for all accounts using User ID/Password for authentication. Passwords will now have expiration dates and may be as soon as...

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New Britannica and EBSCO Resources Now Available!

Update, Britannica Education, EBSCO

Drum roll, please: new resources are now available in BadgerLink! We appreciate your patience as we rolled out these new resources after completing the BadgerLink Request for Bid procurement process over the summer. Without further ado:


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New Britannica, EBSCO and ProQuest Resources Coming Soon!

Update, Britannica Education, EBSCO, ProQuest

As part of the recent BadgerLink Request for Bid process, a few exciting changes are in the works. These new resources are not yet available, but will be soon!

Britannica Digital Learning has added Britannica Library, a comprehensive...

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Statewide Electronic Resource Contract Options


The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) recently completed a Request for Bid (RFB) procurement process working through the Wisconsin Department of Administration as statutorily required. The process was designed to maximize...

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LitFinder & Transparent Languages Online Update


The Department of Public Instruction is signing contracts for BadgerLink resources selected through the Request for Bid (RFB) led by the Department of Administration. DPI is eager to update and enhance BadgerLink resources, and plans to release...

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Access to Genealogy & Historic Newspapers Will Continue in BadgerLink

Update, Genealogy, History, ProQuest

We’ve heard from a number of libraries and genealogists who are concerned they may be losing access to resources they value and want to reassure Wisconsin libraries and patrons that BadgerLink will continue to provide access to historic...


Access NewspaperARCHIVE Update

Update, Genealogy

The BadgerLink Team would like to announce that Access NewspaperARCHIVE is no longer available. This resource had been a part of the BadgerLink contracts that ran through 6/30/2018, and was not awarded for Collection 4: Historic Newspapers during...