Digital Library

Digital Public Library of America
A portal for discovery, featuring millions of items from collections from across the country, and containing materials from around the world.

Gale Courses (online classes)
Take a six-week online class. Some are just for fun, some have certifications that will help you in your career or a new career.  More information.

Hoopla 
Instantly borrow comics, movies, music, ebooks, and more.   More information

Magazines
     Flipster: read current magazines on your device anywhere, anytime.  More information.
     Read Book Page -- the popular magazine for readers that you may also pick up and keep from the library each month.

Menasha History Collection

Wisconsin's Digital Library
(aka Overdrive)  Download ebooks and audiobooks.    More information.       Adults          Teens          Children


Other online library resources by subject:

Technology resources available at the library:

  • Computers with Internet access/office software
    • You are guaranteed an hour/day, and more time if no one else is waiting
    • Black & white (10¢/sheet) and color (25¢/sheet) printing 
    • Document scanning (free, use your own thumb drive--or purchase one at the Reference Desk for $5 courtesy of the Friends of the Menasha Library)
       
  • Faxing
    • The cost is $2.00 to send a fax of any number of pages
    • Receive a fax at 920.967.5159 (10¢/sheet)
       
  • iPads:  check these out at the Children's Desk to explore apps for children inside the library
     
  • Kindles:  ask at the Reference Desk--check one out to take home, read bestselling ebooks, watch videos
     
  • Laptops:  check these out at the Reference Desk for use inside the library
     
  • Launchpads:  ask at a service desk--check them out to take home for learning and fun
     
  • Microfilm reader (print screens or save them to a flash drive)
     
  • Photocopier
    • Black & white (10¢/sheet) and color (25¢/sheet) 
    • Enlarge, reduce an image
    • Print from home or your own laptop
    • Document scanning (free, use your own thumb drive--available for $5 at the Reference Desk courtesy of the Friends of the Menasha Library)
       
  • Projector
     
  • Rokus:  ask at the Reference Desk--check one out to take home
    • Wireless Internet access is required (see WiFi Hotspots below)
    • Choose from hundreds of films & TV series
    • Listen to music
       
  • WiFi Hotspots to take on vacation or use at home to connect to the Internet  (Coverage Map)
     
  • WiFi is available throughout the library.

Need help getting started?  Arrange a time for one-on-one instruction with a librarian:
stop at the Reference Desk 
or call us 920.967.3690 
or send us an email message