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Reference Resources

Citing Maps – Online guides to citing Maps (print and electronic):

Historic Atlas and Map Valuation and Conservation – Guide to valuing antique maps and atlases by Julie Sweetkind-Singer.

Index Maps

  • AMS and GSGS Maps – A collection of scanned Index maps to Army Map Service map series and GSGS (Great Britain. War Office. General Staff Geographical Section) map series from UC Berkeley [no longer maintained].
  • UC Berkeley International Indexes (pdf) includes airphotos, world and United States map series held at UC Berkeley

Grant Writing – Resources developed for the Grant Writing Workshop offered October 25, 2007 at the WAML Meeting in Denver:

Location Guide to the General Land Office (GLO) Survey Plats – list of organizations with GLO survey plats compiled by Tom Huber of the Illinois State Library.

Map Symbols – Links to sites with information about symbols used on a variety of maps produced by U.S. government agencies:

Place Names:

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