External electronic resources

  • Le Québec géographique [Geographic Québec]
    A portal providing access to maps, atlases and other geographic information products available from Québec government departments and agencies (available in French only)

  • The Atlas of Canada
    A site with a large number of thematic maps representing Canada, as well as a learning resources section

  • France in America
    A subsection of the Gallica site of the Bibliothèque nationale de France, including hundreds of digitized maps of New France

  • New France, new horizons
    A portal by Library and Archives Canada and the Direction des Archives de France, including a virtual exhibition on New France and a database providing access to numerous digitized maps and plans

  • Maps, plans and charts database of Library and Archives Canada
    A research tool providing access to hundreds of digitized maps

  • American Memory
    A Library of Congress digital collection including thousands of old geographic maps

  • Map History
    A reference portal on the history of cartography, including a list of sites with digitized old maps

  • Yahoo! Road maps
    A site that can be used to plot travel routes in North America

  • Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection
    University of Texas digital collection including maps of every country in the world

  • World Geography and Culture Online
    A database containing more than 500 colour maps accompanied by statistical information on more than 200 countries, as well as on the American states and Canadian provinces

  • World geography
    A database on geography, politics, and social, economic and cultural movements of worldwide impact, with geographic profiles, statistics and a database of maps and flags

Our partners

Ville de Montréal. Fondation de BAnQ. Les Amis de BAnQ. Catalogue des bibliothèques du Québec. RDAQ. RFN.