Exploring Virginia with the JTCC Libraries!

Are you looking to take a break from studying? Here’s an idea: take a walk. With cooler temperatures and dry days, September is the perfect month to get outside and go for a little hike. Central Virginia has lots of places worth visiting and the library has lots of resources to point you down the right path. Here are some staff favorites:









If you need incentive to take the first step, researchers at Stanford University may be able to give it. In a study reported in the April 2014 Stanford News college students and other adults who spent time walking—either outdoors or even inside on a treadmill–scored higher on tests of creative thinking than those who spent time sitting.

So step away from the screen and into the sunshine. Your efforts just might inspire you.

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