Thursday, July 26, 2012

Ball State University Libraries' Maps of London

The Brilliant Earth: A Nocturnal Satellite Map, 1998, GRMC

2012 Olympic Games:  London Maps Available from Ball State University Libraries

Ball State University Libraries’ GIS Research and Map Collection (GRMC) on the second floor of Bracken Library is featuring a display of London maps, including a map of the Olympic venues, a Google Earth map of popular London attractions, and a tourist map of London from the Map Collection. 

The GRMC includes a collection of hundreds of various maps of London and Great Britain, including maps of London architecture, panoramic maps, travel and tourist maps, subway maps, and historical reproductions dating back to the 1500’s.  The GRMC also has a collection of historic topographic maps of Great Britain published during World War II.  The Atlas Collection on the second floor of Bracken Library also includes hundreds of cartographic resources on Great Britain and London specifically. 

Maps from the GRMC circulate for two weeks or longer.  Atlases circulate for 28 days or longer.

For more information, please contact the GRMC at 765-285-1097.

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