Things YOU can do
Attend a class or event
Classes and events are available for all ages throughout the year. Check out what is on the calendar just for you.
Suggest a class or event
Do you have a suggestion for an adult or children's class? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
24 hour WIFI nework for use both inside and outside the library walls. No login required.
WIFI Hotspots availabe for checkout with service through T-Mobile.
Computers in the Library
2 Early Learning Computers
Early childhood educational games, targeting kids from 2 - 8, made possible through a grant from Bosch.
Hatch WePlaySmart® Table
Multi-touch table designed to promote social-emotional development for kids, made possible through a grant from Bosch.
10 Public Internet Computers
Microsoft Office products installed.
Equipment for Checkout
Equipment cannot be requested through the MORE system. Call 715.243.0431 to schedule a time for use. Items must be picked up and returned to Friday Memorial Library.
Epson MovieMate Projector with DVD player. $100 deposit required
Epson PowerLite LCD Projector with DVD player combo. $100 deposit required
Brain Games for adults
Projection Screen (2 available)
Watts Up? Energy Meter (2 available)
Print, Copy, Scan and Fax
For use in the library:
|black/white 8 1/2" x 11"||10¢ per page/side|
|black/white 8 1/2" x 14"||10¢ per page/side|
|black/white 11" x 14"||20¢ per page/side|
|color 8 1/2" x 11"||50¢ per page/side|
|color 8 1/2" x 11"||50¢ per page/side|
|color 11" x 14"||$1.00 per page/side|
|View of Copy Machine Policy Statement|
|scan to an email or flash drive:||Free|
Library Fax Number: 715.246.2691
|*Prices are the same for faxes sent or received. Pay at the front desk with cash or check. Debit/Credit cards are not accepted.|
Local and Long Distance Faxes
50¢ for each page to the same number
$2.00 for the first page
$1.00 for each additional page to the same number
Genealogy & Local History Research
MICROFILM IS NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME. PLEASE FILL OUT A RESEARCH REQUEST INSTEAD.
Friday Memorial Library maintains a local history collection which includes books, microfilm of the New Richmond News, selected plat maps, print and digital copies of the New Richmond High School yearbooks, oral histories, cemetary listings, and a print catalog of births, marriages, and deaths from the New Richmond News. The history computer will give you access to Ancestry Library Edition and several genealogy links to help you in your genealogy search.
For more information visit the full Genealogy & Local History Research page
If you are studying for an exam, we can help! Through Badgerlink, you have access to a wide variety of Learning Express online practice tests and guides. You can study for dozens of different college or professional exams any time you want—even when the library is closed. Get started with LearningExpress.
For other topics visit our RESEARCH page
Did you know you can request materials, renew materials, and pay fines online through your MORE account? Log in to view your library account using your library card number and PIN number. You can access your account information by selecting your name in the upper right. You can also renew materials by calling 1.866.MY.RENEW or by calling Friday Memorial Library during open hours at 715.243.0431.
Library Elf is a web-based and email tool for library users to keep track of their library borrowings. Designed with the busy or avid user in mind, Elf is ideal for families with multiple library cards. Elf makes it easier to keep track of what is due, overdue, or ready for pickup from one or more library accounts. Email notices are sent when items are coming due, overdue, or when materials are ready for pickup. If your library card expires or you get a new one, please update your Library Elf account.
Here's how to sign up
1. Visit www.libraryelf.com and select Sign Up.
2. Complete the sign up form and click Create Elf Account.
3. Make sure to remember the password you've chosen.
4. Select MORE (subscriber) as your library from the Wisconsin listings.
5. Enter your Card Number and PIN. Click Save.
6. Add family member library cards to track, if you wish.
7. Click Continue to Step 3 to choose your reminder options.
8. Visit www.libraryelf.com any time to change settings, check on the status of your library account or find answers to your questions.
There are several catalogs to find what you are looking for. Start looking through the MORE online catalog. If you cannot find it there, we can expand the search with WISCAT and WORLDCAT. If you need help requesting through WISCAT or WORLDCAT, please call or stop by the library and we can help you. All materials coming in through WISCAT will have a white paper on the front. These need to be checked out at the front desk by library staff.
Do you want to see what is new at the library or what is coming soon? View and request directly from our New Releases lists.
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