Answered By: Josh Waltman
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017     Views: 118

The library has several different databases that will give you scholarly information about a country's culture.

CountryWatch

  1. Begin at the library's home page.
  2. Click on the heading at the top of the page that says "Collections." Then click on "Databases" under "Electronic."
  3. Look on the left under "Browse by Letter" and select "C."
  4. Find and open the link titled "CountryWatch."
  5. Once the database loads, look at the top right side of the page and click on "Select a Country." Choose your country from the list.
  6. The next page will display information about your country. There are different section headings on the left. Select from these to find more information.

Global Road Warrior

  1. Begin at the library's home page.
  2. Click on the heading at the top of the page that says "Collections." Then click on "Databases" under "Electronic."
  3. Look on the left under "Browse by Letter" and select "G."
  4. Find and open the link titled "Global Road Warrior."
  5. Once the database loads, look on the left under "Country Travel Guides." Choose your country from the list.
  6. The next page will display information about your country. There are different section headings on the left. Select from these to find more information.

Facts on File: World Geography and Culture Online

  1. Begin at the library's home page.
  2. Click on the heading at the top of the page that says "Collections." Then click on "Databases" under "Electronic."
  3. Look on the left under "Browse by Letter" and select "F."
  4. Find and open the link titled "Facts on File: World Geography and Culture Online."
  5. Once the database loads, click on the drop-down box on the left that says "Select a Country." Choose your country from the list.
  6. The next page will display information about your country. There are different section headings on the left. Select from these to find more information.

Please contact the library if you have further questions at (434)582-2221.