Map Library

  • Sanborn Map of LA Plaza

    Oviatt Library Map Collection

  • Topo map of Zelzah
  • Image of San Francisco topo map
  • Map of Mexico
  • Street Map of Pacoima
  • Title Insurance Map
  • World Wonders 1939 Map

Map Collection Staff

Chris Salvano

Image of Chris Salvano
Map Curator
(818) 677-3465
Office location:
OV 26


Chris has been the Map Curator at CSUN since March 2015. He received a B.A. in Global Studies (Latin America) and Spanish from Sonoma State University, and received his MLIS in Archival Studies from UCLA. He is a member of ALA's Map & Geospatial Information Round Table (MAGIRT) and the Western Association of Map Libraries (WAML). He currently serves as Archivist to the WAML professional organization.

Temporary Assistant Map Curator

Thomas St. George

Student Assistants (2018-2019) 

Cecilia Cuellar, Criminolgy & Justice Studies
Kevin Lopez, Criminolgy & Justice Studies
Sarah Termini, Geography & Environmental Studies
Kennedy Oliver-Sorrell, Screenwriting

Previous Map Curators

Kris Tacsik, 2005-2014
Michael Swift, 1976-2005
Gary Rees, 1970-1975
Wallace St. Clair, 1965-1970
Graduate students, 1963-1964
Vincent Mazzucchelli, 1958-1962