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Maps & Atlases

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Atlases
Online Reference Sources


Collections of maps that contain information about the geography or physical features of a region.

Atlas of International Politics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Covers political geography and international relations in maps. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints.
Location: 1st Fl Reserve G1046 .F1 R3 2006


Atlas of the Middle East Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
National Geographic Society work covering the economic conditions and natural resources of the Middle East in maps. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
Location: 1st Fl Reference G2205 .N34 2008


Atlas of the World Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Maps of the world with relief shown by shading, gradient tints, and spot heights. Depths shown by gradient tints and soundings. Also shows satellite images. Includes indexes.
Location: 1st Fl Reference Atlas Case G1021 .A7545 2004


Rand McNally Commercial Atlas & Marketing Guide Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Business related information for the U.S. and Canada in a geographic context. Includes, "Population, economic, and geographic data for more than 123,000 U.S. places - complete with large-scale, detailed maps." 2 vols.
Location: 1st Fl Reference Atlas Case G1019 .R22 2006


The 21st Century World Atlas Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Covers the physical geography of the Earth using remote-sensing images in maps. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on some maps. Includes indexes and glossary.
Location: 1st Fl Reference G1021 .A14 2000


Encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks available online.

National atlas maps Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Maps and fact sheet of the United States developed by the U.S. Geological Society, U.S. Department of the Interiors (1996)


National atlas of the United States of America Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A largely digital resource by the U.S. Geological Survey designed to promote greater geographic awareness through the development and delivery of products that provide easy to use, map-like views of our natural and socio-cultural landscapes.


Periodical Historical Atlas Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Presents a collection of historical maps of Europe from 1 A.D. to 1000 A.D. Offers access to full size maps. Notes that the names of the countries contained in the maps are written in Latin from 1 A.D. to 500 A.D. and in French from 600 A.D. to 900 A.D. The site is available in English and French. Provides access to an American mirror site. Lists references.


Philip's atlas of the universe Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Covers astronomy in charts, diagrams, etc. Includes an index.


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