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Maps & Cartographic resources: Digital Resources
Come to the Map Room and travel the world. The collection has cartographic and reference materials in a variety of formats that cover the entire Earth.
Digital - NY State, Cities & Counties
Digital - Other States & Cities
Digital - US
Digital - International
Antarctica - photos & aerial photography
Other Map Collections
GIS Reference Sources
CIA World Factbook
Basic information and maps for every country in the world. All Copyright free
CIA and other US Government maps from U of Texas
Great site for public domain maps produced by the US Government compiled by the Map Library at Univ. of Texas
US State Department TRAVEL WARNINGS
Travel alerts and warnings for US travelers going abroad
US Board of Geographic Names
Links to both Domestic and foreign place names
Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Search for placenames
A list with examples of 18 major mapping projections
See the latest maps and imagery from important events or disasters from around the world.
Maps in the Library of Congress
Historical maps from across the US and the world - American Memory Project
Links to antiquarian maps broken down by continent and country
David Rumsey Map Collection
Antiquarian maps of North America and other parts of the world. Fantastic Site! Currently over 42,000 maps are available.
Old Maps Online
Brings together scanned images of historical maps from 13 major map collections from around the world from the year 1000-date in one search box with a graphical interface.
General web atlases
Just for Fun
Compare the space a know place with another. i.e. the Carrier Dome is the same size as the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Copy and paste the link below into a new browser window.
Wikipedia change map
A map that shows the locations, in real-time, where changes to Wikipedia entries are being made.
Real time ship traffic
View shipping movements across the globe and find information about any vessel in real-time.
Real time air traffic
Live satellite tracking
Zoom in and out, hover your mouse pointer over a track or satellite and see which satellite is flying over head.
Star Wars Galaxy Map
Interactive map of the Galaxy "far far away"
Pick a point, zoom in, drag the map and discover what places on Earth are at the same latitude.
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