Brillion Public Library


Online Resources

Access Newspaper Archive

Discover online historical and genealogical newspaper articles, obituaries, local and archives of selected Wisconsin newspaper archives. Archives span more than 400 years of family history, death notices, news articles and more.

Ancestry: Library Edition

Ancestry is a comprehensive online source of information for genealogical and historical research. This resource is only accessible at the library.

Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers

This resource provides full-text daily and weekly Wisconsin newspapers from 2005 to 90 days ago. In addition, selected newspapers from the 1800s and 1900s are available.

Auto Repair Source

Authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousand of vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes service and repair procedures, wiring diagrams, maintenance schedules and much more!


BadgerLink is a collection of online resources available statewide, some of which are featured on this list.

Consumer Reports

Search for articles from 1991 to the present.


Sign in with your library card to this resource created by and nurture your creative side with 1000+ video classes in painting, knitting, crafting, sewing, and more!

Data Axle (formerly Reference USA)

This resource is a phone and address directory and more! Find current residential and business phone numbers and addresses. Includes information on health care providers, job searching resources, and more.


This resource may help you find your next favorite book! Find book reviews and information on authors, books, and series, including “read-a-like” recommendations.

NoveList K-8

This resource may help kids through grade 8 find their next favorite books! Find book reviews and information on authors, books, and series, including “read-a-like” recommendations.

Newspaper Source Plus

Full text coverage of today’s major newspapers.

Popular Magazines Available Through Badgerlink

RB Digital

RB digital offers full-color, interactive digital magazines. You can browse from your library’s collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. A collection of audiobook titles is available too!

Reference USA (now called Data Axle)

Transparent Languages Online

This resource combines robust courses, supplemental vocabulary, extensive grammar resources, & mobile apps to be a leading language-learning resource. With over 100 languages to choose from, there is something for every learner. Users must come to the library to set up their account. Once an account is established it can be accessed anywhere with an internet connection.