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About this Biking and Walking Library Guide / Guide Menu

This guide is intended to help individuals who are looking for resources geared towards bicycling and walking as viable alternatives to the single-passenger automobile, and to encourage states, cities, and  towns to "build networks that are safer, more livable, and welcoming to everyone."*

Overview: About this Library Guide. Selected items available from the library, librarian contacts.

Finding Books: Search the Library Catalog, WorldCat, Google Books, and selected reference books.

Finding Articles: suggested databases for finding journal, magazine, and newspaper articles.

Boone Region: links to regional bicycling events, news, and local bicycle and pedestrian resources.

North Carolina: links to NCDOT resources, and North Carolina bicycling and pedestrian resources.

National: links to bicycling/pedestrian advocacy groups, state bicycling organizations, state bicycling/pedestrian gov't agencies, and selected bicycling/pedestrian reports.

International: links to international and country bicycle/pedestrian advocacy groups.

Biking & Walking Blogs/Websites: links to bicycling and pedestrian focused blogs, and recent blog postings.

*Quoted text from Complete Street


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Bike Boone Transportation Plan - 2013

The Town of Boone is undertaking the development of a comprehensive bike transportation plan. The committee is seeking input for the plan and asks that you please complete a short survey. This is a great chance for all to address concerns with cycling in town.

Boone, NC Bicycle Transportation Plan Survey

Bike Boone: Bicycle Transportation Plan


Selected Items from the Library

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Bicycle Commuting - E. Heinen
ISBN: 9781607507727
Publication Date: 2011-06-15

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Carfree Design Manual - J. H. Crawford; Stavros Dimas
ISBN: 9057270609
Publication Date: 2009-04-01

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City Cycling - John Pucher (Editor); Ralph Buehler (Editor)
ISBN: 0262517817
Publication Date: 2012-10-12

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Complete Streets - McCann; Barbara McCann
ISBN: 1932364838
Publication Date: 2010-04-01

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Cycling and Sustainability - John Parkin (Editor)
ISBN: 1780522991
Publication Date: 2012-05-29

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Moving People - Peter Cox; Paul Cox
ISBN: 9781848130029
Publication Date: 2010-03-15

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Natural City - Ingrid Stefanovic
ISBN: 9781442611023
Publication Date: 2011-12-10

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On Foot - Joseph Anthony Amato
ISBN: 0814705022
Publication Date: 2004-11-01

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One Less Car - Zack Furness
ISBN: 1592136125
Publication Date: 2010-03-28

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Pedal Power - J. Harry Wray
ISBN: 1594514631
Publication Date: 2008-01-01

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Pedaling Revolution - Jeff Mapes
ISBN: 0870714198
Publication Date: 2009-03-01

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Slow Journeys - Gillian Souter
ISBN: 9781741759655
Publication Date: 2010-07-21

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Smart Cycling - League of American Bicyclists
ISBN: 0736087176
Publication Date: 2010-09-27

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Sustainable Transportation Planning - Jeffrey Tumlin
ISBN: 9780470540930
Publication Date: 2012-01-24

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The Enlightened Cyclist - BikeSnobNYC
ISBN: 1452105006
Publication Date: 2012-03-21

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The Greening of Urban Transport - Rodney S. Tolley (Editor)
ISBN: 0471969931
Publication Date: 1997-10-28

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The Humane Metropolis - Rutherford H. Platt (Editor)
ISBN: 1558495541
Publication Date: 2006-09-01

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The Lost Art of Walking - Geoff Nicholson
ISBN: 9781594489983
Publication Date: 2008-11-20

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The Urban Biking Handbook - Charles Haine
ISBN: 9781592536955
Publication Date: 2011-08-01

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The Walkable City - Mary Soderstrom
ISBN: 9781550652437
Publication Date: 2009-04-01

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Trail Solutions - Peter Webber (Editor, Directed By)
ISBN: 9780975502303
Publication Date: 2004-05-01

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Walkable City - Jeff Speck
ISBN: 0374285810
Publication Date: 2012-11-13

Librarian Contact

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John Boyd
Contact Info
Belk Library, Room 136

Librarian Contact

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Beth Cramer
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Belk Library and Information Commons
(828) 262-4967
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Belk Library and Information Commons

218 College Street • PO Box 32026 • Boone, NC 28608

Phone: 828.262.2186


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