Old Maps Online, A Site For Finding Historical Maps

Old Maps Online

Old Maps Online

Old Maps Online is a site that allows users to easily find digitized historical maps from libraries and other archival sources. The site’s search function is based on Google Maps—users can simply search for a location or region and relevant map results are listed. Old Maps Online is a collaboration between the University of Portsmouth in the UK and Klokan Technologies in Switzerland.

via ars technica

Map via David Rumsey Map Collection

Written by EDW Lynch

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