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Geography: Digital Map Collections

This guide contains links to information sources related to all aspects of the geography for Western Illinois University students, faculty and staff. In order to assist with research related to geography, this guide will grow and change as needed.

Digital Map Collections

Many major map collections have digitized historical maps from their collections. The maps in these digital map collections can be used to study historical events, learn about an area during a particular time period or find a place that may have changed its name. The following digital map collection can be accessed to find digital maps from a wide variety of time periods.