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Historic Map Works™ Library Edition

Product Overview

Winter/Spring 2008

new for 2008
New for 2008!

Historic Map Works Library Edition

Historic Map Works™

Library Edition

An exclusive partnership with Historic Map Works brings this resource to libraries globally.

High resolution maps designed to support research into historical properties and locations.

supports residential genealogy
Supports “Residential Genealogy”

Historic Map Works: Typical Uses

  • Genealogy & Local History Research
    • Ancestral lands, historical structures, land boundaries
  • Location- & Land-Use Research
    • Migration patterns, community growth, topography

Research exploring the past use and ownership of land and property—in fields from the social sciences to the environmental sciences.

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Historic Map Works: Content Overview

Collection includes:

  • Cadastral, property maps
  • Antique maps
  • Directories & illustrations
  • 200,000 total maps by end of 2008
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Historic Map Works: Content Details

Cadastral, property maps detail:

  • Property ownership
  • Location, land and street names
  • Boundaries, lot numbers and dimensions
  • Buildings and location name
  • And more!
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Historic Map Works: Content Details
  • High-quality resolution, full color reproduction
  • Extensive coverage of rural areas, small towns
  • U.S. and world coverage
  • Covers late-18th century to 20th century
  • Focus on collecting to show change over time
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Historic Map Works: Content Details

Other content includes…

  • Antique maps from the Osher Map Collection (University of Southern Maine)
  • Thousands of related images including bird’s eye views, building images, and scenery
  • Thousands of related listings, photos, business ads, and statistics
search features
Search Features

Historic Map Works: Search

Exclusive library edition interface

Search-friendly features designed specifically to support the demands of library and academic research.

Search by keywords, locations, and other advanced fields

more exclusive search features
More ExclusiveSearch Features

Historic Map Works: Browse

  • Browse geographically
  • Drill down visually using a directory of maps
even more exclusive search features
Even More ExclusiveSearch Features!

Historic Map Works: Search Results

  • View maps easily in a preview pane
  • Resort maps by date, location, map name, and more
map features
Map Features

Historic Map Works: Map Result

  • Map zoom in and out
  • Crop map images
  • Print and save any map or cropped image
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Historic Map Works Library Edition

Historic Map Works™ Library Edition

  • For more information about this resource, contact a ProQuest Sales Representative
    • Toll-free: 1-800-521-0600, ext. 3344
    • Email: [email protected]
    • Trial: http://trials.proquest.com
  • Thank you for your interest
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