Online Resources for Teaching

Some important resources for finding historical maps and related teaching materials online

Newberry resources:

Digital Newberry: https://www.newberry.org/digital-newberry

Newberry Digital Collections: http://digcoll.newberry.org

Historic Maps in K-12 Classrooms: http://publications.newberry.org/k12maps/

Mapping Movement in American History and Culture: http://mappingmovement.newberry.org/

Digital Collections for the Classroom: http://dcc.newberry.org/

 

General resources: 

Maps History/History of Cartography: https://www.maphistory.info/

History of Cartography Online: http://www.press.uchicago.edu/books/HOC/index.html

Digital Public Library of America: https://dp.la/

Library of Congress Digital Collections (search term: maps): https://www.loc.gov/collections/?fa=original-format:map

Old Maps Online: https://www.oldmapsonline.org/

NEH Edsitement: https://edsitement.neh.gov/

 

Recommended historical map libraries sites:

David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: https://www.davidrumsey.com/

Osher Map Library: http://www.oshermaps.org/

Norman B. Leventhal Map and Education Center: https://www.leventhalmap.org/

David Rumsey Map Center, Stanford University: https://library.stanford.edu/rumsey/collections

New York Public Library: https://www.nypl.org/about/divisions/map-division

American Geographical Society Library, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee: http://uwm.edu/libraries/agsl/

Harvard University Map Collection: https://future.library.harvard.edu/libraries/harvard-map-collection

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University: https://brbl-dl.library.yale.edu/vufind/

John Carter Brown Library, map collection: https://www.brown.edu/academics/libraries/john-carter-brown/jcb-online/image-collections/map-collection