The Mercer Library provides digital resources you can use from anywhere while you self-isolate.
- Check out a book or downloadable audiobook from Wisconsin’s Digital Library
- Take a free class with Gale Courses
- For a limited time, you can access Ancestry Library Edition from home. Visit www.northernwaters.org/ancestry-library-edition and use the password merlinancestry to log in, then click the link that says “Ancestry library edition.”
- Note: We’ve found this works best if you use an Incognito browser window and clear your browser cache and cookies. For more information, watch this video from Jackee at Northern Waters Library Service.
Don’t have a library card? No problem!
Right now, you can sign up for a digital card and get immediate access to Wisconsin’s Digital Library and Gale Courses. Click here for video instructions on how to sign up for a card, or go right to the self registration form on our Merlin library catalog.
If you need help getting your library card number of have any other questions, please email the library at firstname.lastname@example.org. Beginning March 24, the library will be closed and no staff will be working on-site, but we will still be using email to answer your questions. We are able to log in remotely and access your library card number for you, as well as help with other access problems.
Need more things to do?
Check out our list of online resources to use while you’re stuck at home!
Stay safe, everyone — we hope to see you again soon!