Thursday, February 26, 2009

Global Road Warrior

The name of this database is enough to entice me to take a look at it! For those who need to know more about this reference tool which bills itself as The Ultimate Guide to the World before trying it out, here are some facts for you.

For our patrons researching countries for travel or an assignment.

Covers 176 countries and territories,

92 data categories including money, food & recipes, maps, points of interest, culture, visas and immunizations needed, weather, security, country facts, and more.

1575 maps (including outline maps)

4200 currency & coin images

Available in the library or remotely

You may find Global Road Warrior on the Wellesley Free Library Database page in our catalog. If you are in your home, you will need your library card number. In no time at all, the world is yours to discover!--SH

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