Looking for Historical Maps?
- The British Library collection of maps, plans and views is one of the largest in the world, numbering some 4.5 million. Click HERE for their collection.
- Library of Congress Geography & Maps: An Illustrated Guide-Maps and atlases have been part of the Library's collections since its founding in 1800. Since then, the collection has expanded to include globes, aerial photos, special collections, and datasets. This guide explores these diverse holdings.
- The David Rumsey Map Collection was started over 35 years ago and contains more than 150,000 maps. Click HERE for the collection.
- My Old Maps explores cartographic treasures and to create an extensive collection of illustrations dealing with ancient, medieval, European, Islamic, Asian and early Renaissance cartography, along with ample supporting documentation and references. Click HERE for the collection.