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Boats and Boating Subject Guide

A pathfinder designed to educate people about boats, boating and boating safety.

World Wide Web Resources

Boatinglinks.com
http://www.boatinglinks.com/

“This site is the most complete directory of Boating Links on the Web. Boaters can compare boats, charters, products, and information sources available on the web.”

New Jersey State Police-Marine Services
http://njsp.org/maritime/index.html

NJSP's Marine Services Bureau, boating Information, Contacts, Safety and more...
 

Official Boating Safety Courses
http://www.boat-ed.com/

“This site provides online boating safety courses for a variety of states. If you want to learn about boat safety, you can view the online courses for free. The site also offers programs for a fee to get certified in boat safety.”

Print Resources

Reference

Calder, Nigel Boatowner's mechanical and electrical manual : how to maintain, repair, and improve your boat's essential systems Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2005. Call # R 623.85 CA

N.A.D.A. marine apraisal guide, 7 feet - 100 feet Costa Mesa, CA : N.A.D.A. Appraisal Guides, c1998. Call # R 629.8 NA

Non Fiction

Bartlett, Tim The book of navigation New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2009. Call # 623.89 BA

Boater 101 : a full - reference guide to boating basics / Marine University  Highland City, FL : Rainbow Books, c2007. Call # 797.1 MA

Boating safety pamphlet  Trenton, NJ : State of New Jersey, c2002. Call # 623.881 BOA

Brown, David G. Hearst Marine Books complete guide to boat maintenance and repair New York, NY : Hearst Marine Books, c1993. Call # 623.82 BR

Brown, David G. Make money with your captain's license : how to get a job or run a business on a boat Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2008. Call # 387.5 BR

Calder, Nigel The instant handbook of boat handling, navigation, and seamanship : a quick reference for sail and power Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2007. Call # 797.124 IN

Casey, Don This old boat Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2009. Call # 623.822 CA

Collier, Everett The boatowner's guide to corrosion : a complete reference for boatowners and marine professionals Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2001. Call # 623.8 CO

Doane, Charles J. The modern cruising sailboat : a complete guide to its design, construction, and outfitting Camden, ME : International Marine, c2010. Call # 797.1 MO

Gullion, Laurie Canoeing Camden, ME : Ragged Mountain Press, c1999. Call # 797.1 GU

Jones, Gregory O.  Chapman : practical boat handling New York, NY : Hearst Books, c2006. Call # 797.1 JO

Maloney, Elbert S. The boater's handbook : the essential look-it-up book New York, NY : Hearst Books, c2002. Call # 623.88 MA

Manley, Pat Simple boat maintenance Arundel : Fernhurst, c2005. Call # 623.82 MA

Moeller, Jan and Bill The intracoastal waterway - Norfolk, Virginia, to Miami, Florida : the complete cockpit cruising guide Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2010. Call # 797.1 MO

Payne, John C. Understanding boat diesel engines Dobbs Ferry, NY : Sheridan House, c2005. Call # 623.87 PA

Payne, John C. Understanding boat plumbing and water systems Dobbs Ferry, NY : Sheridan House, c2008. Call # 623.8 PA

Sargeant, Frank The complete idiot's guide to boating and sailing Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, c2005. Call # 797.1 SA

Sears, Natalie The insider's guide to boat cleaning and detailing : professional secrets to make your sailboat or powerboat shine Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2009. Call # 623.82 SE

Siminoff, Roger H. Boating 101 : essential lessons for boaters Camden, ME : International Marine, c1999. Call # 797.1 SI

Sleight, Steve Go sail New York, NY : DK, c2006. Call # 797.1 SL

Sleight, Steve New complete sailing manual New York, NY : Dorling Kindersley, c2005. Call # 797.1 SL

Small - boat seamanship manual / edited by Richard Aarons Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2002. Call # 797.1 UN

Sorensen, Eric W. Sorensen's guide to powerboats : how to evaluate design, construction, and performance Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2008. Call # 623.82 SO

South, Mary The cure for anything is salt water : how I threw my life overboard and found happiness at sea New York, NY : HarperCollins, c2007. Call # 797.1092 SO

Stewart, Chris Three ways to capsize a boat : an optimist afloat New York, NY : Broadway Books, c2009. Call # 797.1 ST

Vance, Randy Power boating for dummies Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley, c2009. Call # 623.8231 VA

Vigor, John The practical mariner's book of knowledge : 420 sea-tested rules of thumb for almost every boating situation Camden, ME : International Marine, c1994. Call # 797.1 VI

Wing, Charles The one - minute guide to the nautical rules of the road Camden, ME : International Marine / McGraw - Hill, c2007. Call # 623.88 WI

Fiction

Eidson, Bill The mayday : a Jack Merchant and Sarah Ballard novel Boston, MA : Kate's Mystery Books ; Lanham, MD : Distributed by National Book Network, c2005. Call # F EID

Rapoport, Nessa House on the river : a summer journey New York, NY : Harmony Books, c2004. Call # 818.5403 RA

Rosenfelt, David Don't tell a soul New York, NY : St. Martin's Minotaur, c2008. Call # F ROS

Schwandt, Stephen Siren song : a novel Bridgehampton, NY : Bridge Works, c2004. Call # F SCH

Vreeland, Susan Luncheon of the boating party New York, NY : Penguin books, c2008. Call # F VRE

Whitlow, Robert Water's edge [text (large print)] Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, c2012. Call # L WHI

Periodicals

Boating
Motor Boating

Educational Videos

100 boating mistakes & how to avoid them Venice, CA : Bennett Marine Video, c2004.
Call # DVD 623.88 ONE

Advanced heavy weather boating. How to cross coastal bars safely Venice, CA : Bennett Marine Video, c2003. Call # DVD 623.8 ADV

The boater's guide to improving your boats fuel economy Venice, CA : Bennett Media Video, c2010. Call # DVD 623.8 BOA

Don't hit the dock! The boater's guide to boat handling & safety, marinas, launches & inlets Venice, CA : Bennett Marine Video, c2011. Call # DVD 623.88 DON

U.S. Coast Guard license : boating course : advanced piloting & rules of the road Venice, CA : Bennett Marine Video, c2002. Call # DVD 623.88 US

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