Travel Databases

Global Road Warrior
Global Road Warrior

Global Road Warrior is a database of cultural and geographical information for 175 countries around the world. The page for any given country includes information in the categories of demographics, culture, business and trade, travel, maps, and more. This is a great resource for learning about other countries whether you are planning a trip, researching a school paper, or just want to take a trip around the world without leaving home.

 

Learn a new language by using Mango Languages available with you Garfield County Libraries card
Mango Languages

Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages including Spanish, English, French, Japanese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Italian, and dozens more! Mango is free to use but you must create an account to log in. Your account will help you track your progress. 

There are also free apps for Apple and Android so you can learn a new language on the go.

Download the Mango app for iPhone

Download the Mango app for Android

World Book Online
World Book

Access all of our World Book databases including:

  • World Book Kids
  • World Book Student
  • World Book Advanced
  • World Book Timelines
  • Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
World Book Kids
World Book Kids

World Book Kids is the premier online resource developed especially for young users. The site has been optimized for tablets and features image-based navigation, easy-to-read articles, thousands of images and videos as well as a wealth of engaging games, science projects, and activities.

World Book Kids features:
* A variety of simple search and browse navigation options
* Thousands of easy-to-read articles with embedded multimedia
* Engaging images, illustrations, videos, maps, and animations
* More than 50 challenging games across five subject areas
* A tool for exploring and comparing animals and places
* An Important People feature to help students search and browse through thousands of biographies
* A collection of age-appropriate science projects and activities
* An atlas, interactive maps, and outline maps and flags
* Teacher resources