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About.com--human guides, human interests geography : world atlas, maps and geography of the world
"This world atlas includes an alphabetical list of countries and continents (below) or countries organized by continent and region. ... also includes maps and geographical information for U.S. states and territories, major world cities and oceans. ... This online atlas is part of the Geography at About.com site ..."
Bing maps
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
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
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
Historical maps of the Americas
Interactive forest maps frontier forests of the world /
Map collections, 1500-2003
The Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress offers access to its online map collection for the years 1500 on. 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
Map machine
Physical, political, and satellite maps of the world, continents, and individual countries and U.S. states. The Map Machine Atlas also includes flags and concise information and statistics about each country and state. A resources section provides links to other cartographic sites on the Web
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
Maps of the Americas
Maps of the world
Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection
Contains images of hundreds of maps of the world's nations, major cities, state outline maps, national park maps, information about the PCL Map Collection at the University of Texas at Austin and geographical background information
ReliefWeb. Updates
Reference and thematic maps concerning current and past humanitarian emergencies and natural disasters
TerraServer
The TerraServer-USA Web site is one of the world's largest online databases, providing free public access to a vast data store of maps and aerial photographs of the United States
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
World and Regional Maps Collection, 16th-19thc
Over 170 color digital images of examples from the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections Division's Rare Map Collection. Maps included date from the sixteenth to early twentieth centuries with coverage spanning: the world, Western and Eastern Hemispheres, continents, countries and cities. Of note this collection emphasizes North America, the Pacific Northwest, and exploration in this region from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
World atlas Atlas mundial /
World time zones
World water and climate atlas
The IWMI World Water and Climate Atlas gives irrigation and agricultural planners rapid access to accurate data on climate and moisture availability for agriculture
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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