Web Resources

FedStats
MapStats for Kids
http://www.geovista.psu.edu/grants/MapStatsKids/MSK_portal/

KidsGeo
Geography and Geology for Kids
http://kidsgeo.com/

Learner Interactives
United States History Map
http://www.learner.org/interactives/historymap/index.html

National Geographic Maps
Maps: Tools for Adventure
http://test.mywonderfulworld.org/toolsforadventure/index.html

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Seafloor Mapping
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/seafloor-mapping/welcome.html
Message in a Bottle
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/nautical_charts/welcome.html
Make a Nautical Chart
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/nautical_charts/makechart.html
Nautical Chart Scavenger Hunt
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/nautical_charts/scavengerhunt.html

Sheppard Software
Geography Games and Quizzes
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Geography.htm

University of Florida Library
Geography Education Online Resources
http://guides.uflib.ufl.edu/geoedresources

USS Constitution Museum
A Sailor’s Life for Me
http://www.asailorslifeforme.org/

American Antiquarian Society
Maps and Atlases
http://www.americanantiquarian.org/maps.htm

Boston Athenaeum
Map Collection
http://www.bostonathenaeum.org/node/34

Boston College
Catherine O’Conner Library
http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/libraries/collections/weston.html

Boston Map Society
http://www.bostonmapsociety.org/

Boston University
Maps, Atlases, and City (streets) Directories
http://library.bu.edu/c.php?g=279010&p=1860019

BostonMaps
Demographic Atlas
http://maps.cityofboston.gov/Atlas_Boston/?t=3&m=1&x=-71.147&y=42.331&l=13

City of Boston
Archives and Records
http://www.cityofboston.gov/archivesandrecords/
Boston Planning & Development Agency
http://www.bostonredevelopmentauthority.org/maps/maps.asp

Harvard College
Harvard Geospatial Library
http://hgl.harvard.edu:8080/opengeoportal/
Map Collection
http://hcl.harvard.edu/libraries/maps/

Mapjunction
http://www.mapjunction.com

MIT Libraries
Boston Buildings and Neighborhoods
http://libguides.mit.edu/content.php?pid=32466&sid=240368
Maps, Mapping and GIS
http://libguides.mit.edu/content.php?pid=12502&sid=83710

Tufts University
Boston Streets: Mapping Directory Data
http://dca.lib.tufts.edu/features/bostonstreets/index.html

Clark University
Guy Burnham Map and Aerial Photography Library
http://www.clarku.edu/research/maplibrary/

Historic USGS Topographic Maps of New England & NY
http://docs.unh.edu/nhtopos/nhtopos.htm

Massachusetts State Archives
http://www.sec.state.ma.us/arc/

Southern Essex District Registry of Deeds – Atlases
http://salemdeeds.com/salemdeeds/atlases.aspx

Union List of Sanborn and Other Fire Insurance Maps of Massachusetts
http://cluster3.lib.berkeley.edu/EART/sanbul_MA.html

University of Southern Maine
Osher Map Library
http://usm.maine.edu/maps/

Institut Cartographic de Catalunya
Digital Map Library (In Spanish)
http://vacani.icc.cat/cdm/

University of Alabama
Alabama Maps
http://alabamamaps.ua.edu/index.html

University of Georgia
Historical Maps
http://hmap.libs.uga.edu/hmap/search?keyword=

University of Michigan
Map Collections/
http://www.lib.umich.edu/clark-library/collections/maps-atlases

University of Minnesota
James Ford Bell Library
https://www.lib.umn.edu/bell

University of Oregon
Map and Aerial Photography (MAP) Library
https://library.uoregon.edu/map-library

University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Map Collection and Online Resources
http://libguides.utk.edu/map

University of Texas at Austin
The Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/

University of Virginia
Cultural Maps in American Studies
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~MAP/map_hp.html

Afriterra
The Cartographic Free Library
http://www.afriterra.org/

American Geographical Society Library
Digital Map Collection
https://uwm.edu/lib-collections/agsl-digital-map-collection/

Blaeu’s Toonneel der Steden
Historical Dutch City Maps
http://odur.let.rug.nl/~maps/fokkevdmolen/blaeu.htm

British Library
Scanned Collections Online
http://www.bl.uk/reshelp/findhelprestype/webres/scanned/index.html

David Rumsey
Historical Map Collection
http://www.davidrumsey.com/

EuDASM
World Soil Map Archive
https://esdac.jrc.ec.europa.eu/resource-type/national-soil-maps-eudasm

Library of Congress
Geography and Map Reading Room
http://www.loc.gov/rr/geogmap/
Digital Map Collections
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html

NASA
Earth Observatory
http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/

National Geological Map Database
A database of maps published by the USGS about geology, gravity, earthquakes, petroleum, and volcanoes
http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngmdb/ngmdb_home.html

National Library of Scotland
Ordnance Survey, One inch to one mile maps of Great Britain
http://maps.nls.uk/os/one-inch-seventh-series/index.html

National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Office of Coast Survey
http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/

Newberry Library
Historical Maps and Cartographic Collections
http://www.newberry.org/maps-travel-and-exploration

New York Public Library
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
https://www.nypl.org/locations/divisions/map-division

NYPL Digital Gallery
Charting North America: Maps from the Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection and Others
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/explore/dgexplore.cfm?topic=h…

Old Maps Online
A free gateway to historic maps that have been digitized by many different institutions
http://www.oldmapsonline.org/

Strange Maps
The Atlas of Cartographic Curiosities
http://bigthink.com/blogs/strange-maps

The Victorian Dictionary
Victorian Era Maps of London
http://www.victorianlondon.org/frame-maps.htm

ESRI
Arc GIS Explorer
http://www.esri.com/software/arcgis/explorer/index.html

Google Earth
Satellite Imagery, Terrain, 3D Buildings, Maps
http://www.google.com/earth/index.html

NASA
World Wind Software
http://worldwind.arc.nasa.gov/java/

Bing Maps
Satellite Imagery, Terrain, Road Maps
http://www.bing.com/maps/

Google Maps
Satellite, Terrain, Traffic Maps, Bike Routes
http://maps.google.com/

Ordnance Survey OpenData
Map Viewer and Data Sets for the U.K.
http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/oswebsite/products/os-opendata.html

Zoom Earth
Satellite and Aerial Imagery
https://zoom.earth

Data.gov
https://www.data.gov

Geo-Comm
Portal for Geospatial Technology Professionals
http://www.geo-comm.com/

GeoCommons Finder
Find Geographic Data of the World
http://geocommons.com/

National Weather Service
GIS Data Links
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/gis/kmlpage.htm

Natural Earth
Free Vector and Raster Map Data
http://www.naturalearthdata.com/

One Geology Portal
Geologic Map Data Sets for the U.K.
http://portal.onegeology.org/

Reef Base
GIS for Coral Reefs
http://www.reefbase.org/gis_maps/default.aspx

SEDAC
Socioeconomic Data Applications
http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

US Census Bureau
Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing system (TIGER)
http://www.census.gov/geo/www/tiger/

US Environmental Protection Agency
Clean Air Markets – Data and Maps
http://ampd.epa.gov/ampd/QueryToolie.html

US Fish and Wildlife Service
Geospatial services
http://www.fws.gov/gis/index.html

USGS Geographic Data Download
Status Maps, Public Domain Software and SDTS
http://earthexplorer.usgs.gov/

Historical Topographic Map Collection
http://nationalmap.gov/historical/

Historical U.S. Topographic Map Index (University of Texas)
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/topo/indexes/

Topographic Maps (University of Texas)
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/topo/

USGS Store (Map Locator)
https://store.usgs.gov/map-locator

US Topo
http://nationalmap.gov/ustopo/index.html

USGS Topographic Maps Page
http://topomaps.usgs.gov/

County Health Rankings
National Wide County-Level Health Information
http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/#app/

ESRI Story Maps
Make Interactive Maps
http://storymaps.arcgis.com/en/

Gapminder World
Creative Global Demographic Information
http://www.gapminder.org/

GeoCommons Maker
Tools to Make Maps Online
http://geocommons.com/

Indie Mapper
Make thematic maps from digital data (free trial)
http://indiemapper.io/

Maplecroft
Global Risks Maps
http://maplecroft.com/

Open Street Map
Free Editable Map of the World
http://www.openstreetmap.org/

Social Explorer
Demography – 1790 to Present
http://www.socialexplorer.com/pub/home/home.aspx

Time and Date
Customizable World and Time Zone Map
https://www.timeanddate.com/time/map/

Worldmapper
Creative Reference Maps and Animations
http://www.worldmapper.org/

Zoom Prospector
Find communities according to demographic information
http://www.zoomprospector.com/

GEOnet Names Server
http://geonames.nga.mil/gns/html/

Geographic Names Information System
http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic/

Geograph
“Geographing” Britain and Ireland
http://www.geograph.org.uk/

Gmaps Pedometer
Elevation Profiles in Google Maps
http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/

How Old is Your Globe?
A list of the dates countries changed names, to help you estimate the date of a globe or map
http://www.replogleglobes.com/howOldIsYourGlobe.php

Kite Aerial Photography
Charles Benton’s Collection
http://www.arch.ced.berkeley.edu/kap/kaptoc.html

Library of Congress call numbers for places
http://libweb.uoregon.edu/map/callNumberMap.htm

Oxfam – Mapping Our World
Whiteboard teaching product for 8 to 14 year olds
http://www.oxfamblogs.org/education/mapping_our_world/mapping_our_world/…

RadicalCartography
A collection of maps, graphs and art by Bill Rankin
http://www.radicalcartography.net/

Tunnel to the other side of the Earth
Ever wonder what the exact opposite point on the planet is from where you are?
http://www.freemaptools.com/tunnel-to-other-side-of-the-earth.htm

Visual Complexity
Interdisciplinary Visualization of Complex Networks
http://www.visualcomplexity.com/vc/

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