715-585-2311 | 709 Main Street Hawkins, WI 54530 library@hawkinspl.org

Digital Library & Reader’s Advisory

Try the Libby App

Download the free app to access the Wisconsin Digital Library to download eBooks and eAudiobooks free with your library card!


Browse, borrow, and enjoy titles from the Wisconsin Digital Library on your computer or smart devices.

NoveList Plus

Find recommendations for books, authors, or series you might like. A resource for  both fiction and non-fiction recommendations.

Genealogy & History

Ancestry Library Edition

Search billions of records and discover your family’s story. 

Use this resource in the library with the public computers or your laptop, tablet or smart device.

Heritage Quest Online

Access genealogical research: all U.S. Federal Census records, family and local histories, and access to PERSI PERiodical Source Index.

Ladysmith News

A weekly newspaper serving all of Rusk County, the Holcombe area and southern Sawyer County communities. Prints on Wednesday, and the Shopper is distributed on Friday. Based in the City of Ladysmith. 

The Price County Review (BEE)

News from Price County. Established in 2012.

Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers

Wisconsin Newspapers Digital Research Site is a service of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association that provides access to 235 daily and weekly Wisconsin newspapers both historical and current.


Historical newspapers archive from the 1700s-2000s containing thousands of well-known regional, state, and small local newspapers in the United States and other countries.

Resources & Lifelong Learning

Flambeau Community Ed

Flambeau Community Education

Stay informed about what is happening at Flambeau Community Education. Look for classes, events, and information here!

Auto Repair Source

Service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles.

Consumer Reports

Testing results for a wide variety of products and comprehensive reviews wide variety of products and comprehensive reviews


BadgerLink provides Wisconsin residents with licensed trustworthy content not available from free search engines.

Learning Library Express

Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, achieve success at school, at work or in life.

Transparent Language Online

Transparent Language Online

Learn more than 100 languages at home or on the go with your library card.

Register for an e-card then get started with Transparent Language Online.



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Hawkins Area Library
709 Main Street
Hawkins, WI 54530
(715) 585-2311

The Library Is Currently Closed To The Public: Effective 11/13/20

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