Barrett Memorial Library

65 W. Geneva St., Williams Bay, WI
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Online Resources & How to Use Them

In order to use many of the online services the Library provides, you'll need to use your library card.

Your library card comes with a barcode on the back, and a PIN that is randomly generated and assigned to your card when your account is first registered. See example below.

If you don't know your PIN, you can call us at (262)745-2709.

Give us your first and last name and we can pull up your account and find your PIN for you.

With this information, you can do several things on your account. See below for specific services.


Click here to access the SHARE catalog website.

The SHARE catalog is an online catalog that can be used to renew items, place holds, and pay fines.

By clicking the login button, you can enter in your barcode and PIN to view your account


Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks?

You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand.


Click here to visit Flipster's website.

The Flipster app offers offline viewing of downloaded content on your mobile devices. To download the free Flipster app, search the iTunes App Store or the Google Play Store for "Flipster - Digital Magazines".


Click here to visit Kanopy.

With Kanopy, Barrett Memorial Library cardholders have access to more than 30,000 films, for free.

Library cardholders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films instantly.

Setting up an account only requires your library card barcode, PIN, and an email address.

Below is a short tutorial on the basics of Kanopy.

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gale courses

Click here to learn more about Gale Courses.

Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a a citizen of Rancine or Walworth County, WI, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.