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Cartography/History of Cartography: Introduction

This research guide will help you find books, print journals and other resources about Cartography. Cartography studies the history of maps and mapmaking and interpretation of maps.

Keeping up with the journal literature in Cartography

In the Library's collections

Cartography is the study of the history and interpretation of maps and map-making. This research guide will help you find books, journals and other resources about Cartography. Most books and journals about cartography in general and cartography for specific countries shelve in the Library of Congress (LC) call number range of GA 101 through GA 1776. Other books on cartography may be located in the D's, E's and F's.

New in cartographic resources in the Library's collections