April 1998

Lucinda M. Hall, Editor
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

Electronic Version - April 1998. To be included in a future print version of the "Information Bulletin."

1. News
2. New Maps, Books, Etc.
      2.1 New Mapping Of Western North America Compiled By Ken Rockwell
      2.2 Other New Materials
2.3 Articles Of Interest
2.4 Internet Resources
3. Meetings And Other Educational Opportunities
4. Contributors To This Issue
5. The Western Association Of Map Libraries

1. News

2. New Maps, Books, Etc.

2.1 New Mapping of Western North America by Ken Rockwell


PTC Phototype Composing Ltd. Alberta recreational atlas. 64 pages, scale 1:750,000. Victoria, B.C. : Informap, 1996. OCLC #38574402


Maricopa Association of Governments. Bikeways in the metropolitan Phoenix area. 11 maps on 1 sheet, scale 1:95,040. Phoenix, Ariz. : Maricopa Association of Governments, 1997. OCLC #38760944


Brabb, Earl E. Geologic map of Santa Cruz County, California, a digital database. ACCESS: Host: wrgis.wr.usgs.gov USGS Open-file report 97-489. OCLC #38888029

Echoe-Map Publishing Co. California 1997 agri-land Fresno County : property ownership maps, plat book & guide. 235 p., scale ca. 1:31,680. San Mateo, CA : Echoe-Map Pub. Co., 1997. OCLC #38845121

Echoe-Map Publishing Co. California 1997 agri-Land Madera County : property ownership maps, plat book & guide. 102 p., scale ca. 1:31,680. San Mateo, CA : Echoe-Map Pub. Co., 1997. OCLC #38845198

Tan, Siang S. Geologic maps of the northwestern part of San Diego County, California. 2 maps, scale 1:24,000. Photocopy. California Division of Mines and Geology open-file report 96-02, pub. 1996. OCLC #38851866

Thomas Bros. Maps. California road atlas & driver's guide. Scales 1:316,680 and 1:26,400. Irvine, Ca. : Thomas Bros., 1997. OCLC #38570504

Youngs, Leslie G. Map of California historic gold mines. Scale 1:1,500,000. Sacramento : Calif. Division of Mines and Geology, 1998. OCLC #38740263


Luedke, Robert G., and Burbank, Wilbur Swett. Preliminary geologic map of the Silverton 7.5-minute quadrangle, San Juan County, Colorado. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report 96-275, pub. 1996. OCLC #38883722

Pierson Graphics Corp. Boulder/Longmont (close up), atlas-street guide. 53 p., scales differ. Denver, Colo. : Pierson Graphics, 1996. OCLC #38573161

Pierson Graphics Corp. Denver Metropolitan (close up): atlas - street guide. 152 p., scales differ. Denver, CO: Pierson Graphics, 1996. OCLC #38573169

Pierson Graphics Corp. Regional Denver (close up) atlas - street guide. Scales differ. Denver, CO : Pierson Graphics, 1996. OCLC #38887692

Pierson Graphics Corp. Pikes Peak Region (close up), atlas-street guide. 333 p., scales differ. Denver, Co.: Pierson Graphics Corp., 1997. OCLC #38573191

TOPO! Interactive maps on CD-ROM. Colorado Front Range cities and recreational areas, Version 1.0.1. 2 computer optical discs. San Francisco, Calif. : Wildflower Productions, 1997. OCLC #38826389


Tysdal, Russell G. Geologic map of part of May Mountain quadrangle, Lemhi County, Idaho. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report 96-537, pub. 1997. OCLC #38882956

U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Salmon Recreation Area map. 1 map on 2 sheets, scale ca.200,000. [Idaho?]: BLM, 1998. OCLC #38576302

U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Upper Snake River districts recreation map. 2 maps, scale ca. 1:170,000. [Idaho?] : BLM, 1998. OCLC #38508924


DePolo, Diane M., and dePolo, Craig M. Earthquakes in Nevada, 1852-1996. Nevada Bureau of Mines & Geology map no. 111, pub. 1998. --Reported by Linda Newman, UN-Reno. ACCESSION: 38741486


Dethier, David Putnam. Geology of White Rock quadrangle, Los Alamos and Santa Fe Counties, New Mexico. Scale 1:24,000. New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Geologic map no. 73, pub. 1997. OCLC #38741486


Johnson, Jenda A. Geologic map of the Page Springs quadrangle, Harney County, southeastern Oregon. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report 96-675, pub. 1997. OCLC #38883315

U.S. Geological Survey. Aeromagnetic map of the Roseburg area on parts of the Roseburg, Coos Bay, Medford, and Cape Blanco 1-degree x 2-degree quadrangles, Oregon. Scale 1:100,000. USGS Open-file report 96-695, pub. 1997. OCLC #38883396


DeLorme Mapping Company. Utah atlas & gazetteer : topo maps of the entire state. 2nd ed. 64 p., scale 1:250,000. Yarmouth, Me. : DeLorme, 1998. OCLC #38739720

Steiger, Judy I. Recharge areas and quality of ground water for the Glen Canyon and valley-fill aquifers, Spanish Valley area, Grand and San Juan Counties, Utah. 3 maps on 1 sheet, scales ca. 1:69,000 and ca. 1:80,000. USGS Water-resources investigations report 97-4206, pub. 1997. OCLC #38867807

Swanson, Donald A. Geologic map of the Packwood Lake quadrangle, southern Cascade Range, Washington. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report 96-704, pub. 1996. OCLC #38884544


Advanced Satellite Productions Inc. Puget Sound from space. 1 remote-sensing image, scale ca. 1:184,000. Kelowna, B.C. : Advanced Satellite Productions Inc, 1996. OCLC #38563659

Dragovich, Joe D. Geologic map and interpreted geologic history of the Kendall and Deming 7.5-minute quadrangles, western Whatcom County, Washington. 2 maps, scale 1:24,000. Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources Open-file report 97-2, pub. 1997. OCLC #38876607


U.S. Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region. Thunder Basin National Grassland, Wyoming, 1997. Scale 1:126,720. Denver, CO : The Regional Office, 1997. OCLC #8761970

2.2 Other new materials

2.3 Articles Of Interest

2.4 Internet resources

3. Meetings and Other Educational Opportunities

3.1 Upcoming Conferences in the United States

3.2 Upcoming International Conferences, Seminars, Talks, etc.

4. Contributors :

Lucinda M. Hall hallx030@tc.umn.edu
Ken Rockwell krockwel@library.utah.edu
Dale Steele dasteel@dlapr.lib.az.us
Kathryn Womble kwomble@u.washington.edu

5. The Western Association of Map Libraries (WAML)

WAML News and Notes is a moderated bulletin of the Western Association of Map Libraries The Western Association of Map Libraries (WAML) is an independent association established to encourage high standards in every phase of the organization and administration of map libraries. Membership in WAML is open to any individual, institution, or business interested in furthering the purposes of the organization. For further information, contact the WAML Secretary.

WAML Officers as of July 1, 1997

Robert Sathrum, President
University Library
Humboldt State University
Arcata, CA 95521

Linda Zellmer, Vice President/President Elect
University Libraries
Noble Science Library
P.O. Box 871006
Tempe, AZ 85287-1006
(602) 965-5973

Sue Haffner, Secretary
Henry Madden Library
California State University, Fresno
Fresno, CA 93740-0034

Muriel Strickland, Treasurer
2465 Baja Cerro Circle
San Diego, CA 92019

Yvonne Wilson, Past President
Gov. Pubs & Microforms Dept.
PO Box 19557
Irvine, CA 92713
(714) 856-7362

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