Internet Resources - Recreation
- Access Video On Demand
Enjoy instant access to world-class documentaries, award-winning educational films, independent films, and helpful instructional videos. All you need is Internet access and a valid library card number! iPad, Android, PC and Mac friendly.
Browse related subjects: Art, Business, Consumers, Do-It-Yourself, Education, Environment, Geography, History, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Recreation, Religion, Travel
- Discover & Go
Discover & Go provides instant online access to free and low-cost tickets to museums, science centers, zoos, theaters and other fun local cultural venues.
Browse related subjects: Art, California, Directories, Education, Environment, History, Inventions, Local History, Marine Science, Performing Arts, Poetry, Primary Sources, Recreation, Science, Social Issues, Technology, Theater
InstantFlix: Powered by IndieFlix, founded by filmmakers, is part champion, part curator. Inspired by independent filmmakers and the work they produce, InstantFlix created a platform for you to discover the best and quirkiest around. Films can be sorted by genre, rating, and length -- try it out and discover something new. Note: the films on InstantFlix are unrated; therefore users must be 18 or older. You'll need to create an account using your email address and library card number, and then create a separate Zinio account in order to access the collection.
Browse related subjects: Actors, Movies, Performing Arts, Recreation
The OneClickdigital collection includes Recorded Books' exclusive/subscriptions titles -- about 9000 audiobooks as of 1/12/2016 for adults, beginning readers, kids and young people, as well as many titles in Spanish. It also includes distributed titles by major audio publishers. In addition, OneClickdigital boasts a large eBook collection of classical literature and popular titles available with Adobe Digital Editions. The service is PC and Mac compatible as well as is iPod and iPhone compatible. The OneClickdigital mobile app is available via the iTunes App Store. You'll need your library card number and pin to access the service from outside the library.
Browse related subjects: Audio Books, Education, Languages, Literature, Pronunciation, Recreation, Spanish Language
- Access Northern California
Access Northern California (ANC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to facilitating greater access to travel and recreational opportunities in Northern California for people with physical disabilities. ANC provides both informational and educational services to consumers and businesses.
Browse related subjects: California, Recreation, Travel
Recreation.gov is your gateway to discover America's Outdoors and more! Recreation.gov is your one-stop shop for trip planning, information sharing and reservations brought to you by 12 federal participating partners. Includes recreational land managed by the National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Army Corps of Engineers, USDA Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, TVA, Bureau of Reclamation, and Federal Highway Administration.
Browse related subjects: Recreation, Travel
Did You Know?
Remnants of the "S.S. Palo Alto." The 435-foot ship was built of concrete by the San Francisco Shipbuilding Co. just after the end of World War I. Originally designed as a tanker, it was part of a wartime effort to reduce the use of steel and iron. The S.S. Palo ... [More]