Travel Subject Guide LRC@TCC
Scope: Sources for researching topics
Call number areas to browse:
D1-2009 General History and Culture
D901-980 Europe- Description and
DA600-667 Great Britain – Description
and Travel. Guidebooks
DC21-29.3 France -Description
DD21.5-43 Germany – Description
DF720.5-728 Greece – Description
DG421.5-430.2 Italy – Description
DS5.95-10 Asia – Description and
DS51-54.95 Middle East – Local
History and Description
DT7-12.25 Africa – Description
DU1-950 Oceania, History of
GT1-7070 Manners and Customs
Keywords to search: travel, customs, guides, vacation
Subjects to search (Library of Congress): travel; subdivision
--Description and travel under names of countries, cities, etc.;
and subdivision --Travel under names of individual persons and
corporate bodies, classes of persons, and ethnic groups
Books in our catalog:
Gale Virtual Reference Library (r)
Atlas of the World (REF G1021.A7545 2004)
Countries of the World and Their
Leaders Yearbook (REF G1.C88)
of Food and Cultures (REF GT2850.E53 2003)
Holidays, Festivals and Celebrations
of the World Dictionary (REF GT3925.H64 2005)
Penguin Dictionary of Geography
(REF G63.C562 1998)
World Almanac and Book of Facts
(REF AY67.N5 W7)
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures
and Daily Life (GN333 .W67 1998)
Library Resources (r):
OmniFile Full Text Select
Countries & Cultures contains
a list of country guides that include the CIA World Factbook, country
profiles from the BBC News, and information from the World Health Organization
on various countries.
the majority of the languages known in the world by country.
Society of Travel Medicine includes a Travel Clinic Directory.
on Travel is a multi-subject site regarding travel, which includes
foreign exchange rates, geography, passport information, famous trails,
transportation and visas information.
of Congress Country Studies presents country profiles which include
history, economy / banking, education, culture and health articles.
Planet researchers can choose a destination and the following information
is displayed: warnings, hotel, airline travel, overall travel cost,
attraction, history, events, further reading and attractions.
Center for Infectious Disease Control Travelers’ Health includes
medical travel alerts arranged by countries, travel medicine clinics,
and non-emergency & emergency links.
Security Advisory Council U.S. Department of State has security
advisories produced by the U.S. Department of State.
and Transportation presents lists of travel and transportation
resources that included Airline Toll free numbers and websites and
Fodor’s Travel Guide among other things.
Department of State Travel and Living Abroad includes required
travel documents, travel warnings, crisis awareness and preparedness,
emergency services, also links to other useful sites such as Travelers’ Health,
Exchange Rates, Aviation Safety Data, Cruise Ship Sanitation Inspection
Scores and Tips on Bringing Food, Plants, and Animals into the United
Health Organization provides detailed information regarding immunization
for foreign travel.
Travel & Tourism guide is an all in one site about the world
of travel, including activities, airline, cars, lodging, maps and photos
about Australia, Canada, France, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom
and the United States.