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Close Zablocki Parking Lot Closed as of Monday, April 19, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Zablocki Branch will be closed for a construction project. The front entrance on Oklahoma Ave. will remain open and curbside service is available. Learn more.

Center Street Parking Lot Closed as of Wednesday, April 28, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Center Street Branch will be closed for a construction project.
Street parking is available on 28th Street. Learn more.

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Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

A treat for literature lovers, Poetry & Short Story Reference Center from EBSCO contains the full-text of more than 370,000 poems, 4,000 plays and 56,000 short stories, as well as analysis and criticism. As a special feature, the database includes 2,600 audio recordings of poets reading verses aloud and over 100 videos.  Provided as part of Wisconsin's BadgerLink program.

BadgerLink is Wisconsin's Online Library, providing all Wisconsin residents with licensed content not available through regular search engines.