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Maps & Atlases

Information and resources about the UBC map collection.

Introduction to the UBC Library Map Collection

This is a guide to the University of British Columbia Library Map Collection. This ncludes information on what kinds of maps and atlases are in the collection, where to find them in the library, how to find online maps, and how to find other sources of information related to maps.

What is in the UBC Library map collection?

The UBC Library Map Collection is an extensive collection that includes print maps, atlases, and online resources.

Who can use the collection?

The map collection in Koerner Library may be browsed by UBC students, staff, faculty, and members of the public. Materials are for library use only and cannot be taken out of the library.

GIS Services

In addition to print maps UBC also offers a variety of services in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). If you are interested in learning more about GIS see our guide here

Requesting Help

For assistance with finding and using maps and atlases, or using the GIS lab at Koerner Library, please contact the GIS Librarian:

Evan Thornberry, GIS Librarian
evan.thornberry@ubc.ca