The historical map collection has over 31,000 maps and images online. The collection focuses on rare 18th and 19th century North American and South American maps and other cartographic materials. Historic maps of theWorld, Europe, Asia, and Africa are also represented.
Online Map Collections
Maps ETC Over 5,000 historic maps representing many different time periods.
The following links are more specific collections.
- World War II mapsPart of the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection. Most are in the public domain and can be freely used.
- Battlefield Mapsfrom firstworldwar.com a multimedia history of World War One.
- Europes changing bordersThis BBC website shows the changing map of Europe from 1900 to the present. Maps include: Imperial Europe, World War 1, World War 2, Cold War, Collapse of Communism and expanded Europe. Suitable for interactive whiteboard