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Maps
16th- early 20th century maps of Africa
Digital copies of 113 antique maps of Africa and accompanying text dating from the mid 16th Century to the early 20th Century. Maps originally collected by the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies (or the Africana Library) at Northwestern University
Africa maps
AfricaMap
"AfricaMap is based on the Harvard University Geospatial Infrastructure (HUG) platform, and was developed by the Center for Geographic Analysis to make spatial data on Africa easier for researchers to discover and explore."
Global gazetteer
Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. 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
Historical maps of Africa Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection
The Perry-Castaneda Library of the University of Texas at Austin presents an online collection of historical maps of Africa as part of its Map Collection Web resource. The collection includes maps of Southern Africa, North Africa, West Africa, East Africa, and Madagascar and the adjacent Indian Ocean
Maps of Liberia, 1830-1870 American Colonization Society Collection /
Site offers users access to searching the online collection of early maps of Liberia. Additionally, the site links visitors to other resources focusing on Liberia and its history
World atlas Atlas mundial /
Worldwide Hydrogeological Mapping and Assessment Programme (WHYMAP)
Presents information about the Worldwide Hydrogeological Mapping and Assessment Programme (WHYMAP). The Programme's objectives are "assessing and mapping the groundwater resources on all continents (except Antarctica), their hydrogeological structure, groundwater potential, water quality, groundwater recharge and vulnerability. WHYMAP is a modern geo-information system containing a multitude of groundwater related data and information. The data are chiefly derived from hydrogeological maps prepared by many groundwater specialists in various areas of the world, and is continuously improved and updated in a network of experts and focal points of the International Association of Hydrogeologists, the International Hydrological Programme of UNESCO and the regional bodies of the Commission for the Geological Map of the World." Includes links to additional information (in German) about the activities of the Bundesanstalt fur Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe


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