Cartography Specialty Group

Cartographic Links


U.S. Federal Government Agencies
Bureau of the Census

Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC)

Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress

Geoscience Australia


National Geodetic Survey

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

National Park Service Maps

Natural Resources Canada

Ordnance Survey - UK

State and Local Government on the Net

USDA National Resources Conservation Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife

USGS Mapping Information


Animated & Interactive

Canadian Geographic
Cartifact Maps: NY and LA
CDC Disease Mapping
CommonCensus Mapping Project
Dynamic Choropleth Maps

Electronic Cultural Atlas Initiative Projects


Google Earth Gallery
Geo-Stat Web Mapping and Data Reporting

Global Climate Animations - U of OR

The Geotagger's World Atlas
Google - Maps

Great Circle Mapper

The Interactive Nolli Web Site

Latest US Earthquakes

The Map as History (subscription required)


National Atlas of Canada
National Geographic - Map Machine

The National Map - USGS

Natural Earth : World Physical Map

The Open Maps Project
Open Street Map
Plug and Play Maps
Rainbow Mosaics: Fisher's Maps of Race and Ethnicity

3G on W3 The Great Globe Gallery

Social Explorer (subscription required)

SunLight Foundation - Map Making Tools
World News Atlas

Careers in Cartography

Careers in Cartography - CAGIS

Careers in Cartography - Canadian Cartographic Association

The New Cartographers - Science 3/18/13

Office of Personnel Mgt. Carto. Technician Description GS-1371


Cartography Instruction

Intro to Cartography and GIS, Peterson

Cartography and Visualization - Krygier

Color Use Guidelines - Brewer

    Color Brewer - Brewer
    Type Brewer - Brewer

Dictionary of Abreviations and Acronyms

Geographer's Craft

Geography Virtual Department

History of Cartography Tutorial

Map Projections (pdf files)


Map Projections - Carlos Furuti
Mapping Census Data - Harvard Graduate School
Mapping Crime, Principles and Practice - CMRC


Map Collections & Libraries

CAGIS Map Design Competition


Afriterra - The Cartographic Free Library

An Atlas of Cyberspaces
Alexandria Digital Research Library

Berkeley Map Collection
Boston Public Library Norman B Leventhal Map Center

California Geographical Survey
Canada - Maps, Plans, and Charts
Color Landform Atlas of the United States

David Rumsey Map Collection
Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections

ESRI Map Book Gallery

Index of Cartographic Images Illustrating Maps from the Ancient Period

James Ford Bell Map Collection

John Borchert Library

John Snow Map of Cholera in London


Kartenportal.CH (click EN for English)

Library of Congress: Map Collections
Lewis and Clark
Maps Etc: Historic Maps for Students and Teachers
Maps in Our Lives

Maps of Switzerland (Click the EN button)

Milestones in the History of Thematic Cartography, Statistical Graphics, and Data Visualization

National Library of Scotland - Maps

New York State Historical Maps

New York Times Mapping America


Perry-Castañeda Library
Projections - Anderson

Strange Maps Posts
The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life

United Nations Geospatial Information Section

Univ. of Chicago Map Library


ArcGIS Online
Baltic GIS Database

Bureau of the Census

CA Geog Survey - DEMs, DLGs
Data Maps - US Census


Data Sets - USGS

Earth Explorer - USGS

EPA Environmental Conservation Online System
Geospatial Wetlands Digital Data: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 
Geographic Names Information System - USGS

GPS Visualizer


Libre Map Project - DRGs

Louisiana Statewide GIS

NASA Blue Marble



NASA Earth Observatory

NOAA ETOPO2 Worldwide Bathymetry

Shuttle Radar Topography Data - USGS

Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center

State and County Quick Facts - US Census



UConn Map Library


U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

US Demography - CIESIN

World Factbook


Geography Depts. in the Americas - AAG

American Universities

George Mason University

Hermon Dunlap Smith Center for the History of Cartography
Indiana State University

Louisiana State University
Pennsylvania State
University - The Gould Center


Salem State University

SDSU Home Page

South Carolina

SUNY Buffalo

Syracuse University


U of Colorado - Boulder

U of Connecticut

U of Kansas

U of Minnesota - Twin Cities

U of N.Carolina

U of Wis-Madison Geography


Cartography Dept. Utrecht



AAG GIS Specialty Group

AAG Remote Sensing Group

Association of American Geographers Home Page.

National Society of Professional Surveyors

Australia and New Zealand Map Society


The British Cartographic Society

The Brussels Map Circle

The California Map Society

Canadian Cartographic Association
Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CAGIS)


The New York Map Society

North American Cartographic Information Society (NACIS)

ICA-Commission on Standards

ICA-Commission on Visualization

International Map Collectors' Society


International Map Industry Association (IMIA)

National Geographic Society - Maps

New Zealand Cartographic Society

Road Map Collectors Association


Society of Cartographers

Swiss Society of Cartography

Western Association of Map Libraries


Discussion Groups

ArcGIS Resources

Axis Maps blog

Cartotalk - A Public Forum for Cartography and Design

International Society for the History of the Map

Maphist - Discussion Group on the History of Cartography

North Carolina Map blog
International Antiquarian Mapsellers Association

Other Map Finders

Internet Resources for Geog.

Map Links


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Last update Jul. 10 2015