Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Old Maps Online

The broadest single collection of historical maps from around the world is now available online, providing access to a vast collection of maps held by institutions across the globe.The site incorporates access to collections at the British Library, the National Library of Scotland, the Moravian Library in the Czech Republic and the prestigious David Rumsey Collection in California. Other collections to be added later this year include those from Harvard University, the New York Public Library, the National Library of Wales, the Bodleian Library at Oxford and several major European libraries.