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"For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake."
--Robert Louis Stevenson, 1850-1894

Local and Regional Links

National and International Links

Online Maps and Directions

Online Travel Reservations


Travel Tips and Help


In the News

  • Torino 2006: News from Torino, Italy as it prepares for the Olympics

SJCPL Travel Resources

New Travel Books

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Field Guide
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Solo Traveler
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Walking the Bible
Field Guide to
Getting Lost
the Bible

Classic Travel Books

(Series, Annuals and Old Favorites)

Browsing Our Collection

(Dewey numbers for travel books and videos)

  • 910 - 919 Travel
    • 912 Atlases and Maps
    • 913 Ancient World
    • 914 Europe
    • 915 Asia
    • 916 Africa
    • 917 North America
      • 917.1 Canada
      • 917.2 Central America
      • 917.3 - .9 United States
        • 917.72 Indiana
    • 918 South America
    • 919 Oceana, Pacific Islands
from World Book Online Database

Travel Magazines


  • Fold-out maps can be checked out. They are available in a travel book section.
  • City maps are available in many out-of-town phone books at Main.
  • Many kinds of atlases are available throughout the library system.

Language Learning Help

Language Learning Help

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  • Mango Languagesis an online language learning system available for FREE to everyone. Learn at your own pace with a suite of features that make language learning more engaging and fun. You will need to sign up for your own account using your e-mail address. Languages covered are: Spanish, Russian, French, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, German, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Greek, English for Spanish Speakers, & English for Polish Speakers.
  • The Library also has many language learning books and audio kits available to checkout.

Local Travel Events

  • If you are age 50 or over, you can "Travel Around the World" in 10 sessions at Forever Learning Institute. For more information, call 282-1901, or pick up a course guide at the library.

Last updated on 10/23/07. Feel free to leave comments on the discussion page.

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