Geography & Travel

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AtoZMapsOnline.com is the worlds largest subscription-based database of proprietary, royalty-free world, continent, country, and state maps. Included in the 4,000 plus maps are: political, physical, outline, population, precipitation, climate, and other thematic maps. New maps are added to the collection every month.
GIS Resources
The Geographic Information System (GIS) for the Town of Southern Pines offers mapping services for citizens, in addition to providing answers to questions and solutions to problems.  See the Town of Southern Pines GIS Department for more information.

In addition, the below sites can help you find out more about GIS and maps.
 
Customize Your Own Map:
http://nationalatlas.gov/mapmaker

Moore County Geographic Information System:
http://www.moorecountync.gov/index.php/en/mnu-gis

What is GIS:
http://www.esri/com/what-is-gis
Episcopal Day School students participating in GIS Day at the library
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Mango Languages

Are you traveling abroad? Struggling with a language course at school? Trying to improve your English? Try Mango Languages! Southern Pines Library cardholders now have access to an online language-learning system that teaches conversational skills for 12 different languages, including Spanish, French, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, and Japanese. There are also ESL courses for those learning English and a translation tool for written text. Create a Mango account to keep track of your progress in the lessons today!
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National Geographic Virtual Library

Access National Geographic articles from 1888 to present day using the National Geographic Virtual Library.
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Rand McNally Classroom

Southern Pines Public Library now has access to Rand McNally Classroom. The same company who makes your favorite maps now has an educational website to help improve your geography and map skills. At the Rand McNally Classroom website you'll find maps, games, activities, teaching resources, and geographic reference information. Come on in and explore the world.