About Our Online Databases

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South Central Library System Online Resources

As a Monticello Public Library user, you have access to South Central Library System’s online collection of dozens of searchable databases.

You can access most of the databases from any internet-connected computer using your Monticello Public Library card number.

A few must be accessed from one of our library stations.

Complete List of All Online Databases


Featured Databases

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Ancestry Library

  • Explore census data, military records, family trees and more!
  • Available in-library only.

Indie Wisconsin - Biblioboard

  • Supports self-published ebooks and content from across the US including local Wisconsin authors.
  • Access content and eBooks for free with no waiting.
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Novelist Plus

  • Search fiction & non-fiction titles, recommendations, series and topics.
  • Find read-alikes and similar authors.
  • Access may require your library card number.
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Transparent Language

  • Transparent Language Online is a language-learning system for over 70 languages.
  • Access may require your library card number.

Wisconsin's Digital Library

  • Access to the state-wide digital library of ebooks, audiobooks, and more!
  • Access may require your library card number.
  • Look for the mobile app Libby in the app store for mobile access.

Teaching Books

  • Over 200,000 titles for kids and teens
  • Features interviews with authors and illustrators
  • Complete video readings from authors
  • Includes lesson plans for how to use the book in the classroom