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Cartography

Information on maps and mapping agencies.

Databases

Journals

Cartography and Geographic Information Science

  • A scholarly journal that publishes research papers about traditional cartography, geographic information systems, and digital mapping technologies. It also contains reviews of books and software
  • Access available through General OneFile.

Imago Mundi

  • This journal is a periodical review of early cartography. The English-Language scholarly journal focuses on pre-modern maps, mapping, and map related ideas world-wide.
  • Access available through JSTOR.

Clark Library Books

This multi-volume set is the most comprehensive history of cartography. It is peer-reviewed and conatains chapters written by the most knowledgeable scholars in the field. It is available online at http://www.press.uchicago.edu/books/HOC/index.html