Map Ordering Sources To Place Personal Orders For Maps
These are a few sources for maps, atlases and related materials for personal
You may want to identify the map you seek in the Map Library prior to ordering.
- Federal Map Sources
- State Government Map Sources
- Foreign Government Map Sources
- Organizations and Commercial Sources
I. Federal Map Sources
- US Geological Survey Store: Includes US topo maps, USGS geological/hydrological series, aerial photos, digital data, satellite images. For an index to topo maps, click desired state in http://cgi.stanford.edu/dept/SUL/library/cgi-bin/depts/branner/show.cgi
- Historical mapping Fact Sheet including ordering.
- US Flood Management Asso.: FEMA Map Service Center : For flood insurance maps and other FEMA products
- US National Geospatial Intelligence Agency - nautical, aeronautical, terrestrial/topographic
- US National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA/DMA): nautical, aeronautical & maps including foreign topo maps.
- US National
Park Service: all publications
- Great Basin National Park, Nevada: Includes a map of the park.
- US FAA for aeronautical products and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for nautical charts and NOS for spatial data. The FAA FAQ page answers many questions regarding their charts.
- US Bureau of Land Management/Forest Service GeoCommunicator providing map of areas administered, the Public Lands Information Office for general publications and the western region Map Center to order maps. Free Wilderness Area maps to download.
- US Forest Service: US National
Forest maps and tour information links. Forest Service topo maps via
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest maps & brochures
- Central Intelligence Agency: Agent for maps, atlases and publications released to public; worldwide scope.
II. State Government Map Sources
To order maps produced by various state agencies:
- Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology: NBMG maps and publications and USGS topo maps for Nevada; on UNR campus, 775/784-6691 ext 2
- Nevada Dept. of Transportation: NDOT for NV highway maps; 775/888-7627 for printed Nevada Map Atlas , and misc. state and city base maps and on site sales of USGS NV topo maps
- Nevada Commission on Tourism: information packets including maps
- CA Geological Survey: source
for CA geologic and topo maps
Other western States:
- Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys
- Arizona Geological Survey
- Colorado Geological Survey
- Idaho Geological Survey bookstore
- New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources
- Oregon Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries
- Utah Geological Survey
- Washington State Dept. of Natural Resources - Div. of Geology and Earth Sciences
- Wyoming Geological Survey
III. Foreign Government Map Sources
- Australian Geological Survey
- British Geological Survey
- British Ordnance Survey: tourist and topo maps and publications for Great Britain
- Natural Resources Canada,
and Canada Map Office
ordering information by provinces
- British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines & Petroleum Resources: Maps Section
- Consult commercial sites for additional sources of foreign maps.
IV. Organizations and Commercial SourcesMany commercial dealers and organizations also sell USGS topo maps and provide much online travel information and maps.
- American Association of Petroleum Geologists > Bookstore including 'Pacific Southwest' for Nevada geological highway maps
- George F. Cram Company: source for maps for school use
- DeLorme Mapping: maps and atlases including DeLorme's Nevada Atlas and Gazetteer
- East View Cartographic - large-scale topo maps, geologic, and nautical; worldwide
- Educational Maps & Globes
- Galaxy Maps: Replogle Globe dealer
- Geological Society of America online Bookstore for and online maps
- Geopubs: Worldwide geodata, geological and other maps.
- Go Trekkers: especially for Canadian topo & park maps
- Google Earth: products beyond free material
- Hammond Inc.: maps, atlases and school materials
- Historic Urban Plans, Inc.: map reproductions, birdseye views..
- International Travel Maps and Books: travel maps & guides of countries and regions around the world
- The Map Store: maps, atlases, globes, and links to antique maps
- Maps.com - Map and travel information including digital
- MapTech Store - topo, nautical, aeronautical; online and sales
- Map Town Ltd., Canadian source for US nautical charts.
- MapSport - USGS topo maps including an index
- National Geographic Society
Store section on
Trails Illustrated - recreation maps from NGS
- Barry Lawrence Ruderman, antique maps dealer
- Omni Resources : maps including raised relief maps, globes and related products for U.S. and world
- Raisz Landform Maps - classic maps, worldwide
- Ralph Aeschliman Planetary Cartography & Graphics - Atlas of Mars & some free maps
- Rand McNally: major commercial producer/dealer
- Raven Maps & Images: colorful shaded relief maps of US including Nevada
- Tahoe Maps: offers include a beautiful satellite-topographic map of lake Tahoe
- Terraserver.com: downloads & prints; high resolution satellite imagery and aerial photography
- Telberg Geologic Maps,for foreign geologic maps > now handled by EastView Cartographic
- Tom Harrison Maps: topo maps laminated for field use (especially hiking)
- Tourism Offices Worldwide Directory - to identify offices for information and maps
- Trails.com - trail, topo, parks, etc.
- Treaty Oak, Maps and Atlases of the world.
- UNESCO Scientific Maps and Atlases