Travel & Hospitality

A to Z the USA
A to Z the USA offers in-depth e-content in 156 data categories with 50+ maps for each state. It has thousands of U.S. state reports and articles ready to download, royalty-free image collections of flags, vintage postcards, panoramic photos, license plates, and much more. Map collections include thousands of modern and antique maps, and dozens of other categories feature data on geography, government, history, and society and culture. Created by a dedicated team of researchers, cartographers, and writers, the database is continually updated. A valid library card from the Sargent Memorial Library is required. Available through the generosity of the Sargent Memorial Library Foundation.

A to Z World Travel
A to Z World Travel is an online database for all your travel needs. Perfect for the world traveler, armchair traveler, or school reports. You will find a wealth of information on 175 countries about travel essentials, society and culture, maps, money, accommodations, main attractions, essential language terms, health and safety information and more. A valid library card from the Sargent Memorial Library is required. Available through the generosity of the Sargent Memorial Library Foundation.

Global Issues in Context
Offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics and current events. Hundreds of updated issue and country potals bringing together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of these issues. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore.

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection
Current and relevant content from over 500 industry journals, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of the both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for the focused study of specialized aspects of the industry, including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism and more.

Mango Languages
Mango is an online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication. Through fun and engaging interactive lessons, Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective. The system is completely web-based and remotely accessible, so you can learn anywhere you have an internet connection. As you listen to and repeat after native speakers, you'll learn more than just words and phrases. You’ll learn how those pieces can be rearranged and combined to make new thoughts, new conversations, and even more practical communication! In no time at all, you'll be able to navigate all sorts of everyday situations — get directions, order a meal, make new friends — the possibilities are endless! You will need a valid Sargent Memorial library card to access Mango Languages database. Available through the generosity of the Sargent Memorial Library Foundation.