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 Mango Languages, with over 100 different languages, a mobile app and foreign films to help you exercise your new vocabulary. (Creating a free account will let you save your work.) You can access 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 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. Or you can watch travel videos with Kanopy, our streaming video service featuring independent and educational film. Your library card gets you a free account with 10 credits per month.