Ask A Librarian
Ask a Librarian (Wisconsin) is a FREE, online information service. Note that you may be chatting with someone from one of the consortium libraries in Wisconsin. Wisconsin librarians are usually online weekdays from 7:45 am to 5 pm. Staff from Resources for Libraries and Lifelong Learning (RL&LL) answer questions using Wisconsin collections, BadgerLink resources, and authoritative websites.
- Ask a Question by Email - Send an e-mail to an RS&LL reference librarian.
- Ask a Question by Phone - Contact Kara Ripley at (608) 224-6165.
Ask your Librarian (Walter E. Olson Memorial Library)
You may always contact the Olson Library Director, Nan Andrews, by using our email form or by calling the library at 715-479-8070. Questions are answered using online resources or our reference section which includes both children's and adult encyclopedias, law, college, and career information. In the library, you will also find automotive help, including Chilton's, NADA new and used car guides, atlases, phone books and numerous other guides.
"The soul of a community is on display at its library."
When you come through our doors we want you to feel at home, to know that you are not an interruption of our work; you are a pleasant diversion from our work.