John R. Borchert Map Library

Borchert Map Library Collections

Collections

The John R. Borchert Map Library is one of the premier map libraries in the country. Choose one of the links below or click an area on the map for information about our collections.

Minnesota Collection | Aerial Photography & Maps | ACIC | Books & Atlases | Flat Folios | Foreign Topographic Maps | Gazetteers & Place Name Guides | General Reference | Periodicals | Thematic Maps | USGS Maps

 

 

 

Minnesota Collection

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Plat maps, topographic maps, books, atlases, place name guides, county highway maps, traffic maps and thematic maps of Minnesota, just to name a few...
For information on our Aerial Photographs of Minnesota, please see the Aerial Photography section of this page.

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Aerial Photography & Maps

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Coverage for the State of Minnesota from the late 1930s to date in paper, negative, 35mm slide and digital formats; please visit our Aerial Photography in the Borchert Map Library page for holdings information

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Automated Cartographic Information Center (ACIC)

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GIS data and electronic maps and atlases for various parts of the world, including Minnesota, foreign electronic map data, route-finding software, and educational data or examples associated with geography and GIS texts. Please visit our Resources Available in the Automated Cartographic Information Center (ACIC) page for a complete list of available materials

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Books & Atlases

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Atlases and thematic atlases for all areas of the world, official national atlases, state atlases, GIS related books and more

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Flat Folios

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Oversized atlases and thematic atlases for all areas of the world, official national atlases, state atlases, and more. PLEASE NOTE: These items do not circulate

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Foreign Topographic Maps

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Topographic sets for most countries in various scales

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Gazetteers & Place Name Guides

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Gazetteers, place name guides, basic cartographic and geographic glossaries and dictionaries

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General Reference

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High-use non-Minnesota atlases, current and historic state atlases, current world atlases and thematic atlases

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Periodicals

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Cartographic and GIS journals

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Thematic Maps

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Non-Minnesota thematic maps, city maps for the United States and the world

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USGS Maps

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Non-Minnesota U.S. Geological Survey topographic series in all scales

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