Project

Title
World Map Collections  
Geographic Area
World  
Organization
University of Florida Digital Library Center  

Descriptive Information

Url
http://www.uflib.ufl.edu/ufdc/?c=MAP1  
Status
Planning  
Publisher
 
Metadata Compiled
Yes  
Metadata Format
METS/MODS  
Num Items
10676  
Scale
 
Years
0 - 9999
Description
World Map Collections is a joint project of the University of Florida's Map & Imagery Library and the University Libraries' Department of Special and Area Studies Collections, particularly the P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History and the University Archives. Additional content is provided through the contributions of partner institutions including the University of North Florida, the University of the Virgin Islands, and the St. Augustine Campus Library' West Indiana and Special Collections Division at the University of the West Indies. Collections are heavily weighted toward historic or antique maps, but selected modern maps are also included. Images are provided here in the JPEG 2000 format in zoomable images. Collections comprising the World Map Collections include: African Map Collection Antarctic Map Collection Arctic Map Collection Asian Map Collection Caribbean Map Collection European Map Collection Florida Map Collection Middle Eastern Map Collection Pacific/Oceania & Australia Map Collection North America Map Collection South American Map Collection Global Map Collection A collection of Map Literature Collection is also available.  

Technical Information

Download Available
Yes  
File Format (Original Scan)
 
File Format (Display)
 
Resolution
 
Compression Ratio
 
Image Management Software
 
Geo Referenced
Yes  
Rectified
Yes  
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Contact Information

Organization
University of Florida Digital Library Center  
Name
Laurie Taylor  
E-Mail
Laurien@ufl.edu  
Phone
352.273.2900