Countries, Cities, States, and Maps!!
Explore the World of Food
eBooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Music, and Magazines
Learn a New Language
MeL – full text articles and more
Learning Express Library
Michigan Legal Help
Global Road Warrior
Contains 175 COUNTRY guides.
Topics include culture, travel [info on tipping], education, history, holidays and festivals [events you won’t want to miss], language, music, maps, money, national symbols, and religion. Whether you are doing a school report or travelling for leisure — this resource has you covered. Illustrated with more than 30,000 photos, maps, and flag images that are easily copied to Google docs or other software programs.
AtoZ World Travel
Contains 202 world CITY travel guides.
These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, restaurants, health, security, language, maps, hotels, and lots more. Everything you love from the Global Road Warrior but drilled down to the City level to make your travel even more interesting.
AtoZ the USA
Information on all 50 STATES, territories and U.S.A. in general.
A large-scale encyclopedia of US state and country information. State information is arranged into 103 editorial and image datasets for each state. Topics include history, geography, demographics, education, food and recipes, government, crime, maps, media outlets, symbols, sports, and more. All illustrations are easily copied to Google docs and Fast Facts are great for doing school reports and trivia nights.
AtoZ Maps Online
Over 100,000 MAPS.
The world’s most comprehensive collection of royalty-free downloadable maps. Includes modern maps, antique maps, maps of exploration, geography games, video guides, and much more. Whether you are looking for blank maps to complete for study review or maps with lots of details to help you find the answers, we’ve got you covered.
Over 6,000 RECIPES from over 174 countries!
Contains traditional recipes for 174 countries of the world in all course categories: appetizers, soups, salads, breads [try Puftaloons from Austrialia!], main courses [or Tamales Cubanos from Cuba!], side dishes, desserts, and beverages (including World Beer Reviews!). Pick a country, learn about how they eat — Do they use spoons? What are their favorite ingredients? Each recipe shows prep and cook time needed and you can easily search for recipes that meet special dietary needs like vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free.
Hoopla provides instant access to movies, music and more. Select image or click here to get started.
OverDrive offers ebook and audiobooks. Select image or click here to access OverDrive.
RBdigital Magazines Check Out popular magazines
Beginning April 14, 2017 Grand Ledge Area District Library is excited to announce that the library has joined The Library Network Zinio group to provide a wider selection of digital magazines for our patrons.
Patrons can now access almost 300 popular magazines online and enjoy them from cover-to-cover on their PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone, or Android device. Instructions on getting started are available for download.
Patrons with existing Zinio accounts will need to create new Zinio accounts to access this new larger group of titles, but we hope that they will find the increased access is well worth the effort.
To get started: Once you click on create a new account, enter your library card information, choose a username and password, and then pick Grand Ledge Area District Library as your library and you are all set to enjoy magazines anytime anywhere!
Mango for online language and culture learning system featuring over 70 languages. Select image or click here to begin.
CLICK TO ACCESS CONSUMER REPORTS
(for access outside of the library see the username and password listed below)
Enter the following Username and Password for access outside of the Library:
- Username: wlcmichigan
- Password: password
Morningstar provides comprehensive financial information. Select the image or click here to access.
MeL The Michigan eLibrary with 24/7 free access to online full-text articles, digital images, and other valuable research. Select image or click here to get connected.
Learning Express Library Test Prep/Jobs/Careers with interactive learning centers of academic and licensing/certification practice tests. Select image or click here to access.
Michigan Legal Help Created to help people handle simple civil legal problems. Click here to begin.