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Browse every issue of National Geographic magazine from 1888 through 2013—more than 1,400 issues, 8,000 articles, 200,000 photographs, and hundreds of maps exactly as they appeared in print. Our definitive collection of every issue of

National Geographic magazine through 2013 is digitally reproduced in high resolution. Use the visual interface to explore a topic, find photographs, browse the globe, or wander on your own expedition. Requires Windows® XP or later, or Mac® OS X v10.6 or later. Internet access required for some features.


Already own The Complete National Geographic? Purchase and download the latest issues instantly: Launch The Complete National Geographic from your computer. Click on Preferences and Check for Updates to make sure your computer is running the latest version. Once your computer is up to date, The Complete National Geographic will alert you at launch anytime an update is available.


To download an update, simply register with National Geographic, select your update, and complete your purchase. Each update year is only $9.95. Your new issues will download and install right away.


Questions? Send us an email.


  • 7 DVD-ROMs
  • Rediscover every printed page—every article and advertisement, and thousands of photographs—from 1888 through 2013.
  • Reference hundreds of the magazine's classic maps digitized as part of the magazine's archive for the first time.
  • Use Geobrowse—a visual geographic search tool—to find articles, photographs, and maps about the location you choose.
  • Browse special "read lists" from National Geographic or personalize your archive by creating and saving your own lists of favorite articles.
  • Test your knowledge of subjects, including exploration, the environment, geography, history, and cultures with a trivia game that links to related articles.

Windows®:
-Intel® 1.6 GHz or faster processor, 2 GB of RAM
-Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7, Windows 8


Mac® OS X:
-Intel Core™ Duo 1.83 GHz or faster processor, 2 GB of RAM
-Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, or 10.9


Quick-start Guide


Correction to the Quick Start Guide: Please install from Disk 7 (not Disk 1) to ensure you receive the updates from 2010 through 2013.


Already own The Complete National Geographic? Purchase and download the latest issues instantly: Launch The Complete National Geographic from your computer. Click on Preferences and Check for Updates to make sure your computer is running the latest version. Once your computer is up to date, The Complete National Geographic will alert you at launch anytime an update is available.


To download an update, simply register with National Geographic, select your update, and complete your purchase. Each update year is only $9.95. Your new issues will download and install right away.


Questions? Send us an e-mail.


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The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition
 
4.5

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        Great product

        This is the newest CNG to date and is very easy to install. To check for updates you go to go to Preferences and follow the directions as listed. Also check the box for...Read complete review

        This is the newest CNG to date and is very easy to install. To check for updates you go to go to Preferences and follow the directions as listed. Also check the box for "automatic update". I would recommend this to anyone interested in the happenings of the world from 1888 - 2013. The price is very reasonable for what knowledge you will get in return.

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        Best way to view the National Geographic

        The text is sometimes hard to read unless it's blown up to full screen. The installation of the entire DVD from scratch in Windows 7 is almost impossible unless you do it after restoring...Read complete review

        The text is sometimes hard to read unless it's blown up to full screen. The installation of the entire DVD from scratch in Windows 7 is almost impossible unless you do it after restoring Windows to factory default and you haven't connected to internet for the updates. Still you can't get this reference to the world in digital from anywhere else. Hope CNG updates the software to make it more accommodating.

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        4.0

        The Complete National Geographic DVD 1888-2013 Edition

        By None

        from Hebron,Indiana

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              Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

              I had to call customer service as the DVD-ROM sent to me only was from 1888 to 2010 not 2013 as advertised. Customer Service did send me the 2010-2013 DVD-ROM with no extra charge for shipping.

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              • No
               
              5.0

              Read to know more

              By Phoenix

              from China

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                    Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                    Just like the title, hah.

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                    • No

                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    DVD-ROMs 1888-2013

                    By Waterwoman

                    from Beaufort, SC

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                          Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                          I bought it to find articles about the Lemon Island Marina in Beaufort, SC because I know that 2 were written between 1990 and 2006. I contacted Nation
                          Geographic to find the dates and they told me that there is no digital index.
                          This seemed a good solution. I unfortunately cannot find them and have even gotten help searching. We found some other kinds of interesting local articles, but not what I wanted.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Great way to save Natl Geo Mags

                          By BOSN

                          from Virginia Beach, VA

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                          • Easy to find items

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                              Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                              Load all DVDs onto your computer--easier and faster to find what you want. This was a gift that I've been wanting--now I have them all.

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • Yes

                              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              3.0

                              Best way to view the National Geographic

                              By RoddyMQ

                              from Manitoba, Canada

                              Pros

                              • Treasured Resource

                              Cons

                              • Software Troublesome

                              Best Uses

                              • References

                              Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                              The text is sometimes hard to read unless it's blown up to full screen. The installation of the entire DVD from scratch in Windows 7 is almost impossible unless you do it after restoring Windows to factory default and you haven't connected to internet for the updates. Still you can't get this reference to the world in digital from anywhere else. Hope CNG updates the software to make it more accommodating.

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No

                              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Great product

                              By Steve

                              from Springfield, MO

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                                    Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                                    This is the newest CNG to date and is very easy to install. To check for updates you go to go to Preferences and follow the directions as listed. Also check the box for "automatic update". I would recommend this to anyone interested in the happenings of the world from 1888 - 2013. The price is very reasonable for what knowledge you will get in return.

                                    • Was this a gift?:
                                    • No

                                    (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    5.0

                                    an excellent source NICELY DONE

                                    By mavrokaila

                                    from Newport Beach CA

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                                      • Navigation Is A Bit Hawkw

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                                      • Bring History To Life
                                      • References

                                      Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                                      see above

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                                      • No

                                      (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Excellent

                                      By Bob

                                      from Perth, Australia

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                                            Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                                            Very good quality

                                            • Was this a gift?:
                                            • No

                                            (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            5.0

                                            WOW

                                            By Mike the Reader

                                            from Barrie, Ontario, Canada

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                                                  Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                                                  It is wonderful to be able to sit and look through magazines published before I was even born. Even back then the photography (given the type of the day) was incredible !!!

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                                                  • No

                                                  (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  5.0

                                                  Long waited for!

                                                  By Alain

                                                  from Ghent, Belgium

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                                                        Comments about The Complete National Geographic DVD-ROMs: 1888-2013 Edition:

                                                        Didactic purposes

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