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Library resources for students studying abroad. Includes travel, language, and cultural information, as well as research help for students studying abroad.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Background Information and Travel Guides Country databases, travel guides and travel essays to give you a practical approach to traveling within and around your study abroad destination.

Language Resources Information about Mango Languages, selected bilingual dictionaries, parallel text readers, and other foreign language resources.

International Media Windows to the World (satellite television service), online radio & television stations, and online newspapers and news organizations.

Film, Arts and Cultures international film, art, streaming world music resources, and world cultures resources.

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Congratulations on deciding to study abroad!  Whether you're participating in a short-term faculty-led trip, service-learning experience, or a semester or year abroad, this guide will help you discover library resources for travel, language, cultural information, and research help when abroad.


Study Abroad and Travel Web Sites A great resource for finding study abroad, internship, volunteer, or other international opportunities that relate to your interests.

Let's Go Written by Harvard students, the Let's Go guides present budget-conscious and socially responsible travel options that "go beyond tourism."

Lonely Planet With discussion forums, a search engine for destinations, and articles about various travel ideas, the Lonely Planet team helps with trip planning.

National Geographic Traveler Produced by the National Geographic Society, a magazine and online component that focus on sustainable travel and "inquisitive not acquisitive trips."

Rough Guides Travel guides, phrasebooks, and other guides on non-travel topics that seek to provide a practical approach to traveling.


Global Education

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The Global Classroom: an Essential Guide to Study Abroad
Call Number: LC1090 .L279 2010
ISBN: 1594516774

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Atlas of the World
Call Number: G1021 .N38 2011
ISBN: 1426206348
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