Featured Events

Menomonie Reads

Monica Berrier, Professor of Philosophy at UW Stout, talks about Michael Perry, Montaigne, and Intersectionality with hosts Chuck Backus and Ted Stark.  Monica is honorary scholar for Menomonie Reads Montaigne in Barn Boots, Wisconsin author Michael Perry’s new collection of essays.  Join Monica on February 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the library for more discussion on Montaigne and Perry’s new book.  Menomonie Reads is made possible by financial support from the Friends of the Library.

Your favorite magazines on your favorite device

If you haven’t found our free digital magazine service Flipster yet you should give it a try.  We have a nice selection of current magazine titles like People, Midwest Living, Entertainment Weekly, Food Network, Vogue, Cooking Light, Popular Science, Rolling Stone, Do...

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Michael Perry to Speak

Join us for an evening of homegrown wit and wisdom with best-selling author Michael Perry on February 15 at 7:00 pm in the UW Stout Memorial Student Union Ballroom.  Wisconsin author Michael Perry visits Menomonie to talk about his new...

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Red Cedar Reader

Subscribe to our seasonal newsletter to stay informed of upcoming events and programs Menomonie Reads, our annual community-wide read, kicks off in January.  This year we’re reading Wisconsin author Michael Perry’s new collection of essays Montaigne in Barn Boots:  An...

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Tuesday: 9am – 9pm
Wednesday: 9am – 9pm
Thursday: 9am – 9pm
Friday: 9am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 1pm – 5pm

Menomonie Public Library
600 Wolske Bay Road
Menomonie, WI 54751


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Telephone: 715.232.2164
Information Desk: Extension 210
Circulation Desk: Extension 212

Red Cedar Reader January 2018

Red Cedar Reader January 2018

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Library Podcast

The wife between us

Just Arrived Fiction

New fiction releases recently added to our collections

Book Sizzle

Weekly news on books and publishing, new and notable books, books being talked about on television and radio, special features, author profiles.

Library Reads

Top Ten Reads

The top ten books published this month that librarians across the country love.

Made You Up
My Name Is Resolute
The Lost Hero
The Liar
The War that Saved My Life
Big Little Lies
The Library at Mount Char
Pawleys Island

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Wisconsin’s Digital Library is brought to you by the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium and is funded by the public libraries and public library systems in the state, with generous support from Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds awarded to the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services….and by donations from patrons like you!

Freading eBook Service

Freading eBook Service

Freading offers tens of thousands of ebooks which are available anytime, anywhere.  There is no download manager, and users have simultaneous access to all titles.  Apple and Android apps are available.



Browse digital versions of the latest issues of popular magazines.


Local papers are just a click away

Online access to full-text of the Dunn County News, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram, Chippewa Herald, Pioneer Press, Star Tribune, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Capital Times, Wisconsin State Journal and more.  Current and past news content; including local news stories, sports, letters to the editor, editorials, obituaries, real estate info, and special sections.


eBooks for eKids

Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love.

Rocket Languages

Rocket Languages

Start speaking and understanding a new language today – on your own terms and in your own time! Rocket Languages focuses on a conversational learning approach – our dynamic online language courses have you speaking the language right from the very first lesson.

The Library will close at 5:00 p.m. today, February 19 due to winter storm