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Featured Resources at Marx Science and Social Science Library: Connecting With Nature - July 2023

Online resources to complement the "Featured Books" display at Marx Science and Social Science Library

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The outdoors are for everyone. Whether you live in a city, the suburbs, or a rural area, the summer is a great time to explore your natural world!

Use any of the recommended digital resources in this guide to help you identify species, make observations that help climate scientists, find a local hiking trail, and more.




Photo credit: Rachel Sperling

Selected eBooks - Connecting With Nature

Selected Audiobooks - Connecting With Nature

Get Involved - Connecting With Nature

Recommended Apps - Citizen Science & Connecting With Nature

Rachel's Favorite Hikes in Connecticut - Connecting With Nature

Rachel Sperling is the Librarian for Anthropology and Environmental Studies, and an avid hiker, Ratings are based on how these hikes compare with one another, not how they compare with, for instance, the White Mountains of New Hampshire. These are not in any particular order.