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Library Assistant, Walter E. Olson Memorial Library, Eagle River, Wi. The Library Assistant serves as a member of the Library team to provide day-to-day services to all Library users.  They work to...

Trustee Training

  The Library Services Team at DPI believes that trustee education is a key component of public library and system success, and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is close to...

2023 Meeting Schedule

Director's Meeting January 19 Agenda |  Link to join Network Meetings: January 26  March 16 May 18 July 20 September 21 November 16    

WLA 2023

October 24 - 27, 2023 Madison Marriott West - Middleton, WI Look for conference updates here    

Observing Juneteenth June 19, 2023

Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans. It is also often observed for celebrating African-American culture. Originating in...


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Novelist is a recommendation resource with read-alikes, discussion guides, reading lists, and more.


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Northern Waters Library Service
3200 Lakeshore Dr E
Ashland, WI 54806

+1 (715) 682 2365
+1 (800) 228 5684