Changes Announced for CAFE

The public libraries in Jefferson County will be joining Waukesha County’s CAFÉ library automation system in early December as they transition to become members of the Bridges Library System.  That means CAFÉ, our shared catalog, will grow to 2.3 million items–offering more availability of items to enhance our patrons’ library experience!  The CAFE catalog has always been a treasure trove… Read more →

New Bridges Logo Selected

We have a logo for our new library system name!  After an extensive process that involved reviewing 360 designs and conducting two polls, we are comfortable that we not only have a great design but one that highlights our work with and for libraries.  Thanks to all who participated and provided valuable feedback!  The library system board made the decision… Read more →

Bridges Selected as New Library System Name

The eight libraries of Jefferson County are joining our library system on January 1, 2016.  As a result, we need a new name.  Thank you to everyone who suggested names and to those of you who voted in our poll.  The name “Bridges Library System” was selected.  We will be rolling out the new name in a coordinated fashion sometime… Read more →

August e-Newsletter Now Available!

See our August 2015 newsletter here. If you haven’t yet signed up, subscribe now so you get a copy in your in-box as soon as it’s published!  In fact, if you sign up for the e-Newsletter before August 15, 2015, you will be entered into a gift card drawing.  Prizes are PF Chang and Subway gift cards. There is such a… Read more →