Wisconsin Library Heritage Center

The Wisconsin Library Heritage Center is a program of the Wisconsin Library Association Foundation promoting understanding and appreciation of the history of libraries and librarianship in Wisconsin.


Web Sites - General

Wisconsin Library Heritage Center

Wisconsin Library Bulletin (1905-1984) digital copies on Hathi Trust website

Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians (WAAL)

Wisconsin's Carnegie Libraries

Wisconsin Public Library Photographs - Wisconsin Historical Society

Wisconsin's Traveling Libraries

Reader services in libraries : a day in honor of Margaret E. Monroe

Wisconsin Library Postcards from the Collection of Sharon McQueen & Richard Douglass

The Library Postcard site of Judy Aulik This is a great library postcard site which has postcards of Wisconsin libraries.

Web Sites - Digital Collections

Recollection Wisconsin 
This is a collaborative project involving multiple cultural organizations in Wisconsin.  A number of the digital collections which can be accessed through this portal have images and documents related to libraries.

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections

Wisconsin Historical Society Image Collection

Among the thousands of digitized images in the collection of the Wisconsin Historical Society are many that relate to libraries.  Some search terms to use: library (129 records), Stearns, Frank A. Hutchins, and James Stout.

Wisconsin Magazine of History Archives (A State Historical Society Site)

Wisconsin Local History & Biography Articles (A State Historical Society Site)

The State of Wisconsin Collection The State of Wisconsin Collection of the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections

Public Documents of the State of Wisconsin

Libraries and Schools in Marathon and Lincoln Counties (On the UW Digital Collections Site)

Web Sites - Individual Libraries (listed alphabetically by community)

Appleton Public Library

Vaughn Public Library, Ashland

Beaver Dam Public Library/ Williams Free Library

Berlin Public Library

Cudahy Family Library

DeForest Area Public Library

L. E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire

Eager Free Public Library, Evansville

Madison Public Library

The University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Library and Information Studies

Wisconsin Historical Society Library, Madison


Menasha Public Library

T. B. Scott Free Library, Merrill, WI

Milwaukee Public Library

Oshkosh Public Library

Angie W. Cox Public Library, Pardeeville

Ripon Public Library

Mead Public Library, Sheboygan

Watertown Public Library

Waupun Public Library

McMillan Memorial Library, Wisconsin Rapids


Popular Tags

Wisconsin Free Library Commission Appleton Public Library 22 library legislation caly film Beloit Public Library Carnegie libraries Marjorie Sornson Malmberg Ice Storm Special libraries hall of Hall of Fame 2014 Orrilla Blackshear Brown Deer Public Library Katharine MacDonald Jones Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries campaign Dorothea M. Krause 10 Wisconsin State Law Library Kimberly-Little Chute Public Library Brown County Library WLA 125 Hartford Public Library Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Pewaukee Public Library Hall of Fame 2008 Hall fo Fame 2012 John Miller Chancellor Hall of Fame 2009 Amer Uncategorized UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies Wayne A. Wiegand Eager Free Public Library American Library Association Hall of Fame 2010 14 Parcel post Events School libraries Hall of Fame 2012 Larry T. Nix Governor's Conference on Library and Information Services COLAND Eratus Swift Wilcox Centennial WHCLIS Library Artifacts Wisconsin Library Association Hall of Fame 2016 Library people Postcards Ruth Ann Montgomery cam Library e Wisconsin Literary Travel Guide Matthew S. Dudgeon background ca WAAL Cam Historical Register Public library systems Library Buildings Postcards Library Buidlings Wisconsin Rapids Ripon Public Library Exhibits trav CCBC bed and breakfast White House Conference on Library and Information Services WLA 125 buil archives Library Systems Gilbert H. Doane Milwaukee Public Library Hall of Fame 2015 McMillan Memorial Library 23 Campaing for Wisconsin Libraries Library History Cooperative Children's Book Center National Library Week Jane K. Billings WLA 125 caly film Superior Carnegie Libraries Wisconsin Library Bulletin Campaign Sarah Janice Kee Peter G. Hamon Zona Gale UW-Madison school of library and information studies Hall of Fame 2015 Wisconsin Library Trustees and Friends Cornelia Marving Pierce Meter mail slogans James Duane Doty Council on Library and Network Development Hall of Fame 2011 Gertrude Thurow library exhibit Clinton Public Library World War I Madison Public Library Events & Meetings Dianne McAfee Hopkins 21 J. D. Witter State Law Library William J. Wilson Suring Area Public Library Manitowoc Public Library Beaver Dam Public Library Hall of Fame 2015 traveling libraries Increase A. Lapham Postcards Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries S. Janice Kee WWI Library War Service Delia Ovitz Wisconsin Library Heritage Center Charles Bunge anniversaries Hall of Fame 2012 library education Library People Wisconsin Association of Academic Librarians Black River Falls Lutie Stearns People Library Trustees Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Portage Public Library Wisconsin State Normal School-Milwaukee Soughton Public Library state historical society Public libraries 27 28 Campaign Anniversaries Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Free Library Commission Nolan I. Neds Rusk County Community Library UW-Milwaukee Libraries Anniversaries Irene W. Newman campaign Library celebrations campaign Academic Libraries Public libraries Tower Hill Wisconsin Elroy Public Library Richard E. Krug Bookmobiles 11 Edward Asahel Birge DeForest Area Public Library Library people Hall of Fame 2013 20 Campaign for Wisconsin Libraries Academic Librarians Bernard Schwab Oshkosh Public Library Hall of Fame 2012 Association of Library Trustees Advocates and Friends Publications campa Pinback buttons Milwaukee Art Museum bookworm T. B. Scott Free Public Library National Bookmobile Day Inform Wisconsin caly film WLA 125 Clarence Brown Lester Hall American Library Association Library War Service Carl Spitzweg Campaign 24 Hall of Fame 2015 Lutie Eugenia Stearns presentations Events & Meetings Klaus Linderfelt library memorabilia Evansville Wisconsin Woman's Congress I Love Libraries Hall of Fame 2015 Gerald A. Somers Buttons Digital Collections books-by-mail School of Library and Information Studies Brown Deer Public Library Postcards James Huff Stout Frank Avery Hutchins Middleton Public Library membership libraries Black River Falls Public Library Marketing-Publicity Capitol Fire 1904 Wilbur Lyle Eberhart Jerome P. Daniels Milwaukee Public Library

Wisconsin Library Association Foundation Logo