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Student in the lab Wisconsin Historical Society Family History Records
Family History-related government records from the Wisconsin Historical Society’s collections made available for free to Wisconsinites through the Ancestry / Wisconsin Historical Society partnership. These records include:

  • Wisconsin, State Censuses, 1895 and 1905,
  • Wisconsin, Birth Index, 1820-1907
  • Wisconsin, Deaths, 1820-1907
  • Wisconsin, Marriage Index, 1820-1907
  • Wisconsin, Wills and Probate Records, 1800-1987

Want to learn more? Be sure to read the "HOW TO USE THIS SITE" section in the right hand column on the search page or view the Badgerlink webinar on this new resource.

Resource provided through Badgerlink.

Trick-or-Treat at the Library!


Another fun opportunity to wear your Halloween costume!

Families, come to the library in your costumes anytime on Monday, October 31st to receive a free sweet treat!

Incredible Bats!


Families, join the Peterson's on Saturday, November 5th at 10am, as they share lots of fascinating facts about the creatures of the night. This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with a friendly bat, and you might even get a chance to hold one!

Friends of the Berlin Library - Looking for New Board Members

The Friends of the Berlin Public Library are looking for individuals interested in becoming members of our board!

Do you enjoy helping others? Looking to become more involved in the community? Do you believe that the public library is one of our city's greatest resources?

The Friends of the Berlin Public Library Board meet once a month, organize book sales 2-3 times a year, sponsor fundraising events, and provide extra funds to the library.

Individuals interested in joining the Friends of the Berlin Public Library Board should join us at our next board meeting November 21, 2016 at 6pm in the Kay Swan Room located upstairs in the Berlin Public Library.

Hope to see you then. Friends make the difference!

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