Hoopla now available for Black Earth Library card holders

Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by the Black Earth Public Library that allows library card holders to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on... more

Get Your Virtual Library Card Here!

Because many resources are available to you digitally with a library card, if you did not previously have a library card, you may not have access.  But you can apply for a virtual library card now... more

Black Earth Public Library Stays the Course with Safer at Home

On May 13, 2020, the WI Supreme Court announced their ruling to overturn the Governor's Safer at Home order set to expire on 5/26 effective immediately. However, simultaneously, Dane County put into... more

Learn a new language with Transparent Language with your library card

Now would be an excellent time to learn a new language! Just go to https://www.blackearthlibrary.org/resources with your valid library card and click on Transparent Language! There are over 100 languages... more

Kirsten's Recommendations for Kids

Classroom Instruction: Scholastic Learn at Home https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/…/learnathome.html Distance Learning through Abdo Books (free through June)  https://abdobooks.com... more

Ancestry.com now available at home for library patrons

Through May, the ancestry.com subscription which we normally have "in-library only" use is now available at home with your valid Black Earth or Mazomanie library card.  Log in here: Online... more

Miles's Picks

Bitmoji Miles

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2019
  • Hometown: Wood Lake, MN
  • Favorite Book: Never Grow Up by Jackie Chan

Podcasts Listening To: Joe Rogan Experience

TV Shows/Movies enjoyed:  Trailer Park Boys

Now Reading:  The Shining by Stephen King

Now Listening to:  Money Master: the game by Tony Robbins

Previously read...

Kirsten's Picks

Bitmoji Kirsten

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2010
  • Hometown: Madison
  • Favorite New Picture Book: Drawn Together by Minh Le


Now Reading:  My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter by Aja Monet

Now Listening to: Dumplin' by Julie Murphy

Previously read...

Michelle's Picks

Bitmoji Michelle

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2014
  • Hometown: Middleton
  • Favorite Recent Release: Two by Two by Nicholas Sparks
  • Michelle is the keeper of the Recipes, too!

Now Listening To: The Rise of Magicks by Nora Roberts

Previously read...

Donna's Picks

  • At Black Earth Public Library since 2014
  • Hometown: Madison
  • Favorite book of Favorite Author: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
  • Check out Donna's column, the Book Nook, in the Star News!
  • Check out Donna's Suggestions, too!

Now Reading: The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie R. King; Transcription by Kate Atkinson; Funny, You Don't Look Autistic by Michael McCreary

Now Listening:  Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil de Grasse Tyson

Previously read...