Presents information about the history of cartography and the study of early maps. Notes that the focus of the information is noncurrent maps produced in or of any part of the world. Provides information about conferences, meetings, exhibitions, lectures, and fellowshios. Offers access to globes, subject guides, internet resources, literature, map collections, and societies. Links to related web sites.
Presents an interactive map showing the density of speakers of thirty-seven languages and language groups. "The Modern Language Association used responses to the 2000 Census question "Does this person speak a language other than English at home?" to create maps and tables for the number of people speaking one of thirty languages plus seven less commonly spoken groups of languages in the United States. ...
Modern Language Association of America
Contains information about almost 2 million physical and cultural geographic features in the United States. The Federally recognized name of each feature described in the data base is identified, and references are made to a feature's location by state, county, and geographic coordinates.
Covers historic Hungary in full details before its breaking up. The map sheets show 14,986 settlements as well as the hydrography, complete transportation network, castles, baths, and peaks. The population density of Hungary, the ethnical and religious distribution of the people are shown in thematic maps. Statistical tables include summary data of the counties and give detailed data on the ethnical and religious breakdown ...
Online tool for graphically comparing nations on a comprehensive range of statistics. Includes country profiles covering geography, military, economics, international relations. "As described on the site, "NationMaster is a vast compilation of data from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organization, World Bank, World Resources Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF and OECD" and a "handy way to graphically compare nations." By ...
Contains selected single sheet and portfolio maps available from federal depository, military (National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA)), and commercial sources. Consists mostly of current material which focuses primarily on military history and NSA studies and some older resources which are retained for historical research.
Contains historic maps of the United States online that show the development of the nation.
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ECAI Iraq is a temporal-spatial portal into existing digital resources about history, cultural sites, archaeological excavations, and heritage preservation initiatives. Users can access these information sources using interactive, time-enabled thematic maps. The data, that can be displayed for the Iraqi and Mesopotamian material culture, is found on hundreds of web sites around the world. ECAI Iraq catalogs this material in a dynamic database and ...
Contains about one thousand cartographic images relative to the area of the Province of Quebec (Northeast America, New France). These images were mostly created from original maps and atlases but also from facsimiles. They are accessible via four indexes : title (titres), author (auteurs), date (chronologique), area (toponymes). Maps were digitized at very high resolution, enabling every place-name to be easily read.
The Harvard Map Collection is part of the Social Sciences Program of the Harvard College Library in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The collection is the oldest in the United States. Included in the collection are topographical maps, nautical charts, thematic maps, atlases, and reference books.