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.
Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
"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 ...
Detailed information about the TIGER/Line file, overview, technical documentation, sample files, cartographic boundary files and other products based on the TIGER/Line files, with links to ordering information.
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 ...
The Japanese Historical Map Collection contains about 2,300 early maps of Japan and the World. The collection was acquired by the University of California from the Mitsui family in 1949, and is housed on the Berkeley campus in the East Asian Library. Represented in this online collection are about 100 maps and books from this Collection. The maps were selected by Yuki Ishimatsu, Head ...
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.
History of Cartography Project (university of Wisconsin - Madison. Department of Geography)
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.
Canada. Natural Resources Canada. Centre for Topographic Information
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 ...
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.
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.
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.