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Travel the World with your library

Post Date:04/29/2019 1:50 PM

Whether you’re stocking up on books for a long plane ride, searching for the perfect road trip audiobook, or you’re an armchair traveler, you can explore new worlds with the library!

Upcoming Events: 

Explore Arizona with the Next Generation
Mon | May 13 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm | MN
This summer, get to know Arizona as a family by exploring sites like Butterfly Wonderland, Biosphere 2, and Tonto Natural Bridge. Van Newville will share a variety of historic, educational, and
enjoyable Arizona vacation spots that will delight family members of all ages.

 

Books, Magazines, and More 

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Stop by the 910's for non-fiction books, browse all of our travel guides in the library catalog, or check out some of the online resources below:

AtoZ The USA
Staying closer to home? Find a wealth of information about all of the different states with AtoZ the USA. You’ll find state symbols, geography, culture, trivia, and even printable state crossword puzzles, too.

Global Road Warrior
Explore the world country-by-country with Global Road Warrior. You’ll find fast facts about all aspects of a country’s culture written in easy-to-understand language. Topics include culture, customs, food, history, holidays, language, and more.

Travel Collection eBooks 
A collection of travel eBooks of many U.S. states, plus cities and countries around the world. 

 

RB Digital Magazines

Condé Nast Traveler
Filled with the travel secrets of celebrated writers and sophisticated travelers, each monthly issue features breathtaking destinations, including art, architecture, fashion, culture, cuisine, lodgings, and shopping.

National Geographic Traveler
The world’s most widely read travel magazine. With captivating storytelling and beautiful photography, National Geographic Traveler brings you the world’s best destinations.

 

Overdrive

Overdrive (aka Greater Phoenix Digital Library) brings you downloadable books, audiobooks, and video. Travel guides from Rick Steves, Fodor’s and Lonely Planet, plus the Culture Smart books series.

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The Great Courses

Learn about civilizations throughout history and around the world, learn languages, or master the art of travel photography.

 

Learn the Language

Access interactive language learning platforms Rocket Languages and Powerspeak Languages. Download Pimsleur language programs through RBDigital. Access language learning books and audiobooks through Overdrive.

 

Safe travels, and don’t forget to stock up your ereader or tablet before you go!

 

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