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Daniel J. Evans Library - MS: LIB2300 - 2700 Evergreen Parkway, NE. Olympia, WA 98501 - 360-867-6250
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Finding & Citing Atlases & Maps
- General and thematic atlases with call numbers between G1019-G4400 are located in the MAPS area on the 3rd Floor.
- Wall maps and Individual flat United States Geological Survey (USGS) topographical maps for WASHINGTON are in the Maps Area located on the 3rd floor.
- Subject atlases may be located in the catalog by combining "atlas" with other keywords. Entering the keywords atlas [and] human would result in titles from science, art, and geography, for instance:
Citing Online Maps
Single Online Map
Elements to Include:
Author. "Map title" [format]. Scale. "Title of the complete document or site". Information date. URL, including the path and any directories necessary to access the document. (The date viewed)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Cartographer. Cahaba River Natural Refuge. Map. 1:24,000.
2009. Web. 5 May 2010.
APA (p. 210, no. 53)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service [cartographer]. (2009). Cahaba River Natural Refuge [map]. 1:24,000.
Retrieved from http://permanent.access.gpo.gov/lps109506/
Washington State Resources
Rare Books: Old & Strange
United States Geological Survey
The National Map
After you're on TNM page, look for the yellow highlighted link in the Applications box to start making maps.
More Maps: National & International
National Oceanographic & Atmospheric Administration