Presents retailers of all types of maps, including travel maps, international and U.S. topographic maps. Recently, Map Link has expanded stock to include guidebook titles, map accessories, globes, and digital geographic information.
Includes information from Disaster Mapping and Analysis Center which provides national level GIS support and coordination for FEMA. Also includes the Mitigation Directorate's Flood Hazard Mapping Technical Services Division which maintains and updates the National Flood Insurance program maps.
Contributor:United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency
"You can view either a map of the Earth showing the day and night regions at this moment, or view the Earth from the Sun, the Moon, the night side of the Earth, above any location on the planet specified by latitude, longitude and altitude, from a satellite in Earth orbit, or above various cities around the globe."--Home page.
Web page presented by the History of Cartography Project, Department of Geography at the University of Wisconsin and edited by David Woodward. Site features newsletters and updates on the project which publishes a series drawing attention to the history of maps and mapping.
Contributor:History of Cartography Project (University of Wisconsin - Madison. Department of Geography)
Provides a variety of maps which chart socio-economic trends, systems of government, cities, and wars and massacres throughout the 20th century. Many of the maps are interactive and go into extensive detail.
IAM is an on-line atlas of the ancient Mediterranean world designed to serve the needs and interests of students and teachers in high school, community college and university courses in classics, ancient history, geography, archaeology and related fields.
Presents an index of maps and landscapes of Washington, D.C. Covers the first decade, the antebellum period, the civil war and reconstruction, the turn of the century, and the Mall after changes introduced by the McMillan Commission of 1901.
Features the British Library Map Collections, the national collection of cartographic materials housed in the British Library in London, England. Provides information about the collections, services, exhibitions, and events.
Information about the holdings and use of the research rooms of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. Provides online access to nation-wide facilities, archival and library catalogs, databases of electronic records, and interactive forms.
Contributor:United States. National Archives and Records Administration
The Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress offers access to its online map collection for the years 1500-2002. The collection is organized according to seven major categories. Information about the date of publication, subject, medium, call number, and location of each map is provided.
Contributor:Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
"Maps of every type, map making, geographic information systems (GIS), GIS related software and hardware, remote sensing, satellite and radar images, aerial photographs, software and data/image bases, and related datasets, subject guides, finding tools and instructional materials are among the subjects and resources included in this database."
"The National Atlas of the United States of America will include four distinct products. In addition to having high-quality, small-scale maps, the atlas will include authoritative digital national geospatial and geostatistical data sets. Examples of geospatial data include soils, boundaries, volcanoes, and principal aquifers. Crime patterns, population distribution, and incidence of disease are examples of geostatistical data. This information is tied to specific geographic ...
Presents a directory of information on every country of the world. Includes information on the geography, climate, people, religion, language, history, and economy of each country. Provides access to a glossary of abbreviations used.
Contains a 51 map collection from the "Comprehensive Atlas and Geography of the World" (published by Blackie and Sons in 1882 in Edinburgh, Scotland). Covers almost all of central and eastern Europe, including all of the German Empire and the Russian Empire. This includes European Russia (east to the Urals) and trans-Ural Asian Russia (Siberia and the Pacific).
The Alexandria Digital Library Project is headquartered on the campus of the University of California at Santa Barbara. The project began in 1995 with the development of the Alexandria Digital Library, a working digital library with collections of geographically referenced materials and services for accessing those collections.
Presents a collection of map coordinates for cities and towns around the world. The organization includes the coordinates for cities and towns in such countries as Afghanistan, Australia, the Bahamas, Canada, China, Egypt, Estonia, Germany, Iceland, Mexico, Nepal, Saint Lucia, Serbia, the United Kingdom, and Vietnam, among others.
Presents the Centre for Topographic Information, as part of Natural Resources Canada. Site combines both information from Canadian topographic maps and digital topographic data. Offers information in French and English.
Contributor:Canada. Natural Resources Canada. Centre for Topographic Information
Collection contains about 1,700 idealized schematic views of towns and cities; a wealth of detail in setting, streets, and buildings. The majority of items presented here are documented in "Panoramic maps of cities in the United States and Canada", second edition (1984), by John R. Hébert and Patrick E. Dempsey.
Contributor:Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
TopoZone provides free interactive topographic maps of the entire United States. Created in cooperation with US Geological Survey offering access by place names at all USGS 1:100,000, 1:63,360, 1:25,000, and 1:24,000 scale maps.
The Project has been designed to provide interactive and animated representations of fundamental historical problems and/or illustrations of historical events, developments, and dynamics. The material is copyrighted, but is open and available to academic users.
The American Geographical Society Collection is a major reference and research library devoted to the acquisition, analysis, preservation, and retrieval of the literature of geography, cartography, and related fields. Provides access to other geographical and cartographic resources.