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Databases

CultureGrams
Country histories, lifestyles, customs, statistical data, embassy contacts, images, maps, sounds, and recipes are provided. more info.

Lands & Peoples
Interactive encyclopedia of countries cultures and events. Covers land, climate, people, government. Includes maps, images, data, time-lines, and links. more info.

Sanborn Digital Maps (Minnesota)
View Sanborn fire insurance maps for Minnesota counties and cities. more info.

 

Websites

John R. Borchert Map Library 
Links to Minnesota on the Web, aerial maps,and map dealers list. At the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

LakeFinder: Minnesota DNR 
Maps & statistics about lakes and their health. Great resource for science projects!

MN Geospatial Information Office 
Includes maps for Minnesota as well as photos, with a focus on GIS (a computer system capable of capturing, storing, analyzing, and displaying geographically referenced information).

MN Maps Online 
Search historic Minnesota maps. Includes original land survey maps, plat books, and atlases.

MN Place Names 
Place name information on cities, towns, townships, lakes and streams.

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection 
Online maps of the state and  Minneapolis-St. Paul, as well as historical maps, and maps of national parks and monuments.

Placeography 
Wiki where the history of a house, building, farmstead, public land, neighborhood is shared. Includes many Minnesota cities.

True North: Mapping Minnesota's History 
Maps Minnesota's natural resources, production & transportation, history and more!



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