Planning a trip? You’ve got plenty to buy and pack - check out the online resources your library has for you, from travel guides to language learning, all free with your library card. (And they don’t take up space in your suitcase!)
Get a quick overview of countries around the world with Global Road Warrior. Learn about climate, culture, how to get around, even what kind of electrical plugs are used! Need language lessons? Try PowerSpeak or Rocket Languages for basic lessons in common languages. For a language resource that has a mobile app, as well as foreign films to help you exercise your new vocabulary, try Mango Languages. (Create a free account that will let you save your work.)
You can access all these online resources through the library’s website. Visit chandlerlibrary.org and hover your mouse over the purple Research & Learning tab. Then click A-Z List of Resources, and scroll down to choose your resource. You’ll need your library card and PIN if you’re signing in from home.
Are you more of an armchair traveler? We’ve got you covered! Check out our travel memoir ebooks and audio ebooks from 3M Cloud Library. Just install the free app for your Android device, iPad/iPhone, Kindle Fire, or computer. Register with your library card and PIN numbers, and go to Browse - Nonfiction - Travel.