Online Resources & Databases
Ancestry – With more than 1.5 billion names in over 4,000 databases, Ancestry Library edition includes records from the United States Census; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; passenger lists and more! Provided through the West Bend Community Library as part of the resource library contract with Washington County Library Services.
Access to this database is available for IN LIBRARY USE ONLY
Libby by Overdrive App
Download ebooks and audiobooks to your smartphone or tablet. Use Libby, by Overdrive app. Connect to Wisconsin’s Digital Library here
Did you know that you can download magazines to your phone or tablet with RBdigital magazines? RBdigital Magazines, the world’s largest newsstand, offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on mobile devices, and apps. Your library’s collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits. Get access to rbDigital here
AtoZdatabases: Search Businesses, People, Mailing Lists and Sales Leads, Jobs, and more. Description: AtoZdatabases is the premier Reference, Research, Marketing, Mailing Lists/Sales Leads, and Job-Search Database. The database includes 30 million business & executive profiles, over 220 million residents with interests, hobbies and lifestyles information, over 7 million real-time job listings, 2 Million new businesses, over 12 million healthcare professionals, over 12 million new movers, 2 million new homeowners, and much more. The databases are ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, background searches, finding friends, relatives and a whole lot of other possibilities.
Gale Courses provides more than 365, six-week long online programs taught by college instructors who are experts in their field.Instruction is available anytime, anywhere, and through a variety of devices—perfect for busy lifestyles and different learning styles. Gale Courses is well-suited for people who want a self-paced learning environment and engagement with fellow students and their instructor. Lessons are assigned twice a week and often feature text, video, interactive games, and images. New courses begin each month.
|Pronunciator – Learn 80 languages in 50 languages at your own pace. |
ESL training is also available in 50 non-english speaking languages.
Online access is available in a browser on a computer and
mobile devices. Checkout the user manual for detailed instructions on
how to move through the courses. To gain access, you need your
Kewaskum Public Library card number.
If you are looking for Citizenship Preparatory Courses, You can access
this is here through ProCitizen