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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
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."
Alexandria Digital Library
Based at the University of California, Santa Barbara's Map and Imagery Laboratory (MIL) in the UCSB Davidson Library, the Alexandria Digital Library provides access over the World Wide Web to a subset of the MIL's holdings, as well as other geographic datasets
Antarctic research atlas
Boston streets mapping directory data
Live in or visiting the Boston area and interested in its history and evolutionary growth? This Web site contains mapping directory data that contextualizes the people, places and events that have shaped the city from the years before the American Civil War through 20th century urban renewal. Browse historical atlases documenting property ownership and illustrating physical growth and changes over time. In addition, the site contains images of some of the earliest urban photography in America
California digital atlas
Census atlas of the United States : Census 2000 special reports /
Circumpolar map of resources at risk from oil spills in the Arctic a project of the Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group of the Arctic Council
Data tool box 2006 baseline data from the Danida supported NREM Programme 2001-2006
David Rumsey map collection
This collection of scanned historic maps focuses on 18th and 19th century North and South American cartographic materials, including atlases, globes, school geographies, maritime charts, and a variety of separate maps including pocket, wall, children's and manuscript maps. Many maps of the Pacific Northwest are included
EarthNow! Landsat image viewer /
Displays data received from the Landsat 5 and Landsat 7 satellites. When a Landsat satellite passes within range of the ground station at the USGS Center for Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS), image data are down linked and displayed in near-real time. When no satellites are within range, the most recent pass is displayed
Electoral geography 2.0
Provides election results from around the world, electoral maps, and articles on electoral geography. Includes links to other resources
Electronic Cultural Atlas Initiative
ECAI is an international collaborative project which combines global mapping, imagery, and texts. This Web site provides scholars and other users with a research resource based on digital technology which presents complex combinations of data from multiple disciplines visually and immediately
Electronic navigational charts NOAA ENCsEO /
Federal township plats of Illinois (1804-1891)
A grant from the Federal government through its Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) has enabled the Illinois State Archives to digitize its 3,457 federal township plats of Illinois and present the images on this Web site. These hand drawn plats show Illinois' landscape as it was before American settlement as well as legal surveying measurements. Occasionally the plats indicate man-made features, both Indian and European. The U.S. Survey General and his deputy surveyors drew these maps of "six miles square" townships or fractional townships ..
Geodata.gov U.S. maps & data
Provides access to federal, state, and local data and geospatial services and allows users to view and interact with geographic data using the geodata.gov map viewer. Users also may publish geographic data to this site
Geographic coordinate database (GCDB) [Nevada] /
Geologic map of Seattle, a progress report
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
Global health observatory map gallery
H+T affordability index
A dataset developed by the Center for Neighborhood Technology, Chicago for the Brookings Institution's Urban Markets Initiative. Its aim is to measure the real affordability and cost of housing in the USA, taking into account both housing prices, location and the cost of transport
Hazard Mitigation Grant Program liquefaction susceptibility and site class maps of Washington : project maps and data
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources has, through grant funding from the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) following the Nisqually earthquake of February 2001 (FEMA-1361-DR-WA), developed statewide liquefaction susceptibility and NEHRP (National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program) site class maps. Regional earthquake hazard maps such as these support hazard mitigation, emergency planning and response, planning of local zoning ordinances, and building code enforcement
Huffpost fundrace follow the money /
This Web site is designed to help visitors keep up with the current Presidential election funding sources of the United States of America. Follow the money and view candidate rankings to see which Americans are supporting each candidate (by state, country, and zip code). In addition, visitors can see who leads in grass roots support, who inspires the most devotion, and who's backed by the wealthiest Americans
Japanese historical maps
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 of Japanese Collections at the East Asian Library, and scanned and put online by David Rumsey and Cartography Associates. The project was initiated by Peter Zhou, Director of the East Asian Library. Funding and project management is provided by Cartography Associates and the East Asian Library
Land status & cadastral records viewer
Lummi Nation atlas
Provides maps and text describing the Lummi Nation and its natural resources
Mapping the Pacific Coast Coronado to Lewis and Clark : the Quivira Collection : [an online tour of the traveling exhibition]
Mappy
This Web site is a multimedia service across the whole of Europe that offers route planning services, publishes maps, and supplies tourists with practical information. To begin, simply enter the address of your departure and the address of where you would like to go and the site will give you a detailed list of directions that are sure to get you to your destination quickly and safely
Maps & geography
Maps and graphics library
Service is an on-going project to collect and catalog all graphic products that have been prepared for publications and web-sites from the last 15 years in a wide range of themes related to environment and sustainable development
ReliefWeb. Updates
Reference and thematic maps concerning current and past humanitarian emergencies and natural disasters
United Nations Cartographic Section maps and geographic information resources
Includes country profile maps, peacekeeping maps, and various thematic maps, as well as resources and information from the UN Geographic Information Working Group, the group of experts on geographical names, and a link to the UN map collection
United States digital map library US GenWeb project
Includes historic state and county maps and Indian land cessions
USGS global visualization viewer
"The USGS Global Visualization Viewer is a quick and easy online search and order tool for selected satellite data. All of the USGS browse images are subsampled JPEGs of selected bands from the actual sensor data. Imagery data available for browsing includes: ASTER Level-1A VNIR and TIR; EO-1 ALI ; EO-1 Hyperion; Landsat 7 ETM ; Landsat 7 ETM SLC-off; Landsat 4-5 TM ; Landsat 1-5 MSS ; Landsat 4-7 Combined ; Landsat Orthorectified ETM ; Landsat Orthorectified ; Pansharpened ETM ; Landsat Orthorectified TM ; Landsat Orthorectified MSS ; MODIS ; MRLC 2001 Terrain Corrected (TC) and 2001 Reflectance Adjusted (RA) ; MRLC 1992 ; National Aerial Photography Program (NAPP)."
USGS global visualization viewer
The viewer is online image browser that aids ordering of satellite data from the Landsat 7 ETM+, Landsat 4/5 TM, Landsat 1-5 MSS, MRLC, Landsat orthorectified data sets from the EROS Data Center (EDC), as well as Aster TIR and Aster VNIR browse images from the DAAC inventory. Through the graphic map display, the user can select any area of interest and view all available browse images within the USGS inventory for the specified location. Also offers additional features such as cloud cover limits, date limits, user-specified map layer displays, scene list maintenance, and access to metadata
Voting America United States politics, 1840-2008
Examines the evolution of presidential politics in the United States across the span of American history. Offers a wide spectrum of cinematic and interactive visualizations of how Americans voted in presidential elections at the country level over the past 164 years. Includes analysis and commentary videos that discuss some of the significant trends in American political history
Washington farm soil maps
"Generalized farm soils by county from Soil Survey geographic (SSURGO) data base."
Washington interactive geologic map
Provides access to geologic mapping at several scales, earthquake and tsunami hazard mapping, and earth resource information. Users can create, save, and print custom maps, find out more information about map features, and download data for use in a geographic information system (GIS)
Washington State county, state, and watershed maps
Watersheds of the world a special collection of river basin data /
Analysis of the state of the world's river basins providing maps, data and indicators. The maps and profiles in this collection portray issues affecting water resources, including land cover and use, population density, and freshwater biodiversity. The data is provided in full by Watersheds of the World Online, a collaborative product of four organizations: IUCN-The World Conservation Union, the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), the Ramsar Convention Bureau, and the World Resources Institute (WRI)
Windows on urban poverty
This website documents the geographic dimension of poverty in the United States. It has two objectives: to make available the Policy Brief by Paul A. Jargowsky "Stunning Progress, Hidden Problems: the Dramatic Decline of Concentrated Poverty in the 1990s" and to allow users to create, print and copy neighborhood level maps of any neighborhood in the United States on several demographic and economic variables
World atlas Atlas mundial /
Worldmapper the world as you've never seen it before
This Web site is an online collection of world maps, where territories are re-sized on each map according to the subject of interest
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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