Reference

Geography

Sites

* National Geographic - Kids
Access to the digital archive of the trusted children's magazine National Geographic: Kids. Aimed at 6-14 year olds.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
* About Christchurch Buildings
So you're looking for information on Christchurch buildings? Try Christchurch City Libraries' fact files.
* Atlapedia Online
physical and political maps.
* The CIA World Factbook
Data for over 250 countries. For each country, quick facts are provided on topics including a map and flag, geography, population, government, economic, communication, transportation, and military.
* Country Profiles
Each country profile provides facts and data on geography, climate, people, religion, language, history and economy. From Atlapedia Online
* Early Christchurch Information
Explore the Foundations of Christchurch, famous early women and mend, and buildings and places. Christchurch City Libraries' fact files
* Holidays, festivals and anniversaries
Christchurch City Libraries' fact files helps you find out about Labour Day, Queen's Birthday, ANZAC Day, Valentine's Day, St Patrick's Day and Friday 13th.
* Map Machine
Maps byNational Geographic
* Maps of the world
Collection of maps. From the University of Texas Library
* National Geographic Explorer Magazine