The internet is full of fascinating stuff. Here are some of the Mercer Library staff favorites for research and for fun. Warning: These links will take you away from the Mercer Public Library website and out into the 'wild, wild, web.' Proceed with caution. :)
The following is a selection of resources about the Mercer area, including state and local government, schools, attractions, maps, and more.
The Mercer Public Library, as a member of the Northern Waters Library Service and the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium, offers all kinds of digital resources to our card holders.
There's no question that genealogy research has been greatly improved by the advent of online databases and resources for family history researchers. The following is a list of sites provided by your library as well as some excellent sources freely available on the web.
Although the world wide web can be a good source for finding health information, you must be careful to evaluate the resources you find. It is all too easy to find poorly-researched, inaccurate and just plain misleading medical information on the internet.
The following resources have been selected by reference librarians at the Northern Waters Library Service, and are known to be good sources for anyone researching medical information.