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Sorry we're closed

Summer 2019:
Portage Library will be closed due to campus construction projects,
starting Monday, May 20

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All Portage library services and on-site collections will be unavailable until late August.
Apologies for the inconvenience.

Contact us:

Madison Truax Library Main Desk:

Student Computer Help Desk:

Ask a Librarian: 
Kris Glodoski Wolf

Welcome to the Portage Library

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Online Learning Tools

Learning with content

Build professional skills with an online learning resource that can complement your classroom learning. Free, unlimited access to more than 7,000 courses, including videos to help you gain new business, creative and technology skills and advance your career. 

Khan Academy

Arts & Humanities • Computing • Economics & Finance • Math • Science

Accessible from the Student Achievement Center website, “Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.”

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library has 10 unique "centers" to help learners prepare for a variety of exams, including GED and HESI/TEAS. It also provides resources for adult learning & academic prep, citizenship practice tests, computer & Internet basics, and job & career placement.


 brainfuse Help now

Business • Computing • English • Math • Nursing • Science • Social Science

Provides supplemental support for coursework in a variety of subjects (including 24/7 math help); plus: 1-on-1 online tutor sessions, foreign language labs, and a writing lab. Checkout our Online Tutoring LibGuide for more information, or ask a friendly librarian! (Limit: 8 hours/academic year).

Looking for something fun to read, listen to, or watch this summer?
Check-out our awesome collection of eBooks & streaming media--from the comfort of home!

What's the WiFi?
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Connect to MC-Secure for reliable access to internet on-campus
Log-in with your Madison College
username and password

Print Smart

150 free pages of B&W printing!
Additional pages costs 5 cents/page

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Money can be added online or in-person, see your local librarian for details!