For more information and resources visit the MORE Research page.
Jobs & Skills
Workforce events: Find job fairs, career expos, recruitment sessions, and other events to help job seekers make connections with employers
Labor Market Info: Read reports, projections, and trends in Wisconsin’s job market.
Training & Education: Find information about apprenticeships, training programs, Wisconsin colleges and universities, financial aid, and more.
Skill Finder: Connect to employment opportunities based on your skills rather than on job titles.
Job Seeker: Search the services offered in Wisconsin Job Center locations around the state. Or, choose from one of the five topic headings listed. To begin or complete a job search, return to the secure logon page.
IFLS Library System: IFLS offers many useful and relevant resources for job seekers. Find resources that will help you gain and improve technology and job skills, and access job-seeker services and job search websites.
Local and Regional Resources
Prescott Area Historical Society – Meets quarterly at the Welcome & Heritage Center. For information call 715-262-4043.
Pierce County Historical Association Publishes a quarterly newsletter that is available at the library.
- 130 N. Chestnut St., P.O. Box 148, Ellsworth, WI 54011Tel.: 715-273-6611
- Website: www.piercecountyhistorical.org
- Email: email@example.com
- P.O. Box 396, River Falls, WI 54022
- Email: ThePipost@gmail.com
- Publishes a quarterly newsletter that is available at the library.
ADRC: Aging and Disability Resource Center of Pierce County.
Genealogy and History
Resources available through MORE system:
You may need to provide your library barcode number to use these resources.
HeritageQuest – a package of 6 resources, including 1790-1930 census images, the PERSI index of over 2.3 million articles and more.
Access Newspaper Archive – over 1 billion newspaper articles from historical newspapers all over the U.S., including the Prescott Paraclete (1855), the Prescott Transcript (1855-1861) and the Prescott Patriot (1871). Click on the Badgerlink icon to access this amazing database.
Recollection Wisconsin – over 75,000 digitized photographs, diaries, letters, articles, books and more from Wisconsin libraries, museums, historical societies and archives.
Ellis Island/Port of New York Records – Immigration history center with genealogy research and recording tools.
Internet Public Library Genealogy topic list – links to dozens of genealogy resources on the Internet, including free and fee-based resources.