Brooks Library has around 90,000 sheets maps that can be checked out. These maps are located in map cabinets on the 3rd floor, along with atlases and other geographic materials covering a variety of geographic areas and topics. Assistance with finding maps is available at the Gov Pubs Reference Desk.

For detailed information on the maps collections, see the most recent handout in PDF format:  Maps

Web Sites used to Locate Geographic Features and Named Places

U.S. Government Agencies Involved with Mapping

Maps Online

  • Map Collection from the Library of Congress' American Memory website.
  • National Map You will find all sorts of maps for the United States in all sorts of formats and interests.
  • Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection Electronic collection of maps gathered by University of Texas. Includes over 300 maps of the United States, historical maps and city maps.
  • USGS EarthExplorer Access to all types of maps online.