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

The new Super Search is here!


Now when you use the Super Search, you will use a more visually appealing interface, have more search options, and also search more BadgerLink resources!

Go to and start your search! Contact...

Prevent Summer Learning Loss

Training/Outreach, BadgerLink

It’s officially SUMMER! That means sunburns, mosquitoes, lemonade, and … summer learning loss?

Summer learning loss, sometimes called summer slide, is a very real phenomenon and can affect all children. Studies show that students who do...

Just a reminder...

Update, EBSCO

Just a reminder that after June 30th Searchasaurus, Kids Search, and Student Research Center will no longer be available.

Instead of using these student interfaces, you can use the 3 new Explora interfaces (Explora for Elementary Schools...

Library of the Month: Waupaca Area Public Library

Library of the Month, BadgerLink

The Library of the Month is a celebration of Wisconsin libraries compiled by the BadgerLink team.

The Waupaca Area Public Library provides innovative programs and activities for every chapter of your life!

Computers and Internet...

More BadgerLink Updates

Update, BadgerLink

We’ve been busy making our website better! Here’s what we’ve done.

Help Tab Changes

Our popular Training and Contact Us links are now available from any page – users will no longer find these pages buried under the Help menu. You can...

Get caught reading!

Training/Outreach, BadgerLink

Just in time for summer reading, we have re-stocked the popular “Get Caught Reading” BadgerLink bookmark!

Request bookmarks for your Wisconsin organization from the BadgerLink website. Bookmarks will be mailed or sent through library...

Super Search Makeover


BadgerLink’s Super Search will be getting a makeover later this month! BadgerLink’s Super Search allows you to search most of our resources simultaneously.

Updates will include: More visually appealing interface Additional search options...

Explora and Dissertations and Encyclopedia Britannica, oh my!

Update, BadgerLink, Britannica Education, EBSCO

BadgerLink has been busy this spring!


Try the new Explora interfaces today!  With three interfaces designed especially for different age groups, Explora offers topical browsing and traditional searching to help users find full-...

Learning at Home

Training/Outreach, BadgerLink

NBC 15 recently ran a story about the importance of children continuing to learn over the summer. There are some easy things you can do to prevent brain drain like participating in a summer library program, fun projects, and using BadgerLink for...

New Images in Science Reference Center

Update, EBSCO, Science & Technology

250,000 stunning, new images have been added to Science Reference Center's Science Image Collection. This brings the collection from just over 40,000 images to about 300,000 images of plants, animals, landscapes, fungi, geology, and other...