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Map Resources

Resources collected for Spatial and Numeric Data Services (SANDS) staff

Worldwide / International

Google Maps
Interactive maps of the world, location finder and satellite imagery

Bing Maps from Microsoft
Road, aerial and bird's-eye views in 2D, along with ability to download 3D globe view with buidling models for many international cities 

Wikimapia was created by Alexandre Koriakine and Evgeniy Saveliev, inspired by Google maps and Wikipedia

USGS EarthExplorer
Query, preview or order satellite images, aerial photographs, and cartographic products through the U.S. Geological Survey. Requires login to download

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection
University of Texas at Austin An excellent source for screen sized maps of world nations

Colorado School of Mines - Interactive Index
Links to scanned topographic maps of the world, at various scales, are available from the interactive webmap

Maps, Driving Directions, Road trip Planner

National Geographic
Online views of maps from National Geographic magazine

United Nations: Maps and Geographic Information Resources
Online maps

Atlapedia Online
Maps, Facts and Figures of World Countries

The World Factbook
(US Central Intelligence Agency) Factual information, including small maps, for countries of the world

Clickable World Atlas
World Atlas includes country profiles and statistics

Printable page-size maps from National Geographic

Outline maps
Outline maps for educational and personal use

Spatial and Numeric Data Services Home Page

Contact Information:

Spatial and Numeric Data Services
Rm 466, Taylor Family Digital Library
Telephone: 403-220-6822

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