Internet Resources - Recreation



Databases

  • 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
  • IndieFlix
    Founded by filmmakers, IndieFlix is part champion, part curator. Inspired by independent filmmakers and the work they produce, IndieFlix 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 IndieFlix 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

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  • 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
  • California State Parks
    Searchable by city, county, region, name. Gives address, phone number, directions, hours, activities, description.
    Browse related subjects: California, Recreation
  • Internet Public Library Games Collection
    Websites on card games, board games, gambling, puzzles and word games, and computer and role-playing games.
    Browse related subjects: Games, Recreation
  • Internet Public Library Outdoor Recreation Collection
    Guide to websites on all aspects of outdoor recreation, including bicycling, birding, boating, camping, climbing, fishing, hiking, and outdoor games.
    Browse related subjects: Games, Recreation, Sports
  • National Parks
    National Parks Service database includes description, fees/permits, camping and lodging, activities, facilities, contact information.
    Browse related subjects: Recreation
  • Recreation.gov
    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

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Did You Know?

Highest Point in Santa Cruz County

Mount Bielawski is the highest point in Santa Cruz County with an elevation of 3,231 feet. It is located on Castle Rock Ridge, and was named in 1861 after Captain Casimir Bielawski of the Surveyor General's Office.

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