The subject guide to Map Resources provides information on resources available from the Alvin Sherman Library, both in the library and online, related to maps. The subject guide covers books, articles, databases and web sites.
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The Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress holds more than 4.5 million items, of which Map Collections represents only a small fraction, those that have been converted to digital form.
The focus of Map Collections is Americana and Cartographic Treasures of the Library of Congress. These images were created from maps and atlases and, in general, are restricted to items that are not covered by copyright protection.
The Exploring Florida Maps collection contains approximately 6,000 historic and contemporary Florida maps. All maps are available as GIF or JPEG files for screen display as well as in PDF for printing.
Florida Maps: Then & Now is an animated map series from the State Library and Archives of Florida. The project uses Google Earth to create animated videos using historic and modern maps, photographs, and primary source documents from our collections.
NSGIC's Mission is to promote statewide geospatial coordination activities in all states and to be an effective advocate for states in national geospatial policy and initiatives, thereby enabling the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI).
This center exists to promote cartography and geographic information science as essential disciplines within the field of ancient studies. The center's Web site provides articles and news related to ancient geography and cartography,
Tools for discovering the history of cartography here include recommended literature, collections, conferences, map dealers, exhibitions, map collections and collecting, globes, societies, and current research.
Presents the relationship between maps and mathematics. Includes a brief history of map making; background on scale, coordinate systems, and projection and demonstrations of how they are related to cartography.