(715) 468-2074 | Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat. 9am-1pm staffslplibrary@gmail.com

Read, Watch, Create, Learn: Four new resources

Discover the new resources in our full list of online resources here. Kanopy: Stream thousands of films for free, with your library card here. The New York Times: Access NYT while you are outside of the library here or access NYT while you...

Author Talk

Author talk on Thursday, March 16 at 4pm.

Kids Club

Fun games, activities, and crafts on the last Saturday of each month. January 28 February 25 March 25 See the events calendar for more info.

Lego Club

Complete challenges and create your own masterpieces! For ages 5+.

Minecraft Club

Come play Minecraft with friends on the library's own private server! Registration is required- sign up online or call 715-468-2074. For ages 10-18.

Explore the digital library, it’s always available.

Borrow magazines, ebooks, and audiobooks all in one app, Libby! Included free with your library card. Download the app on your smart device here.  

Library Calendar

Share Your Library Love Story

Your library story is powerful. Your stories help libraries share how library resources, spaces, and safe places support our community.

Your stories are essential when for library budget advocacy, but also in meeting new library users!

New Items At SLPL

Click to request items with your library card

What are you looking for?

Online resources included with your library card

Gale Courses

Libby: Wisconsin's Digital Library App

eBooks, magazines, eAudiobooks free with your Wisconsin library card!
NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus

A reader’s advisory database of professionally-created reading recommendations, author biographies, articles and lists for fiction and nonfiction books.



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

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Shell Lake Public Library

Shell Lake Public Library
501 1st Street
Shell Lake, WI

(715) 468-2074


Mon: 9am to 6pm

Tues: 9am to 6pm

Wed: 9am to 6pm

Thurs: 9am to 6pm

Fri: 9am to 6pm

Sat: 9am to 1pm