The Map Collection is a non-circulating reference collection of maps, atlases, gazetteers, soil surveys, and climatological publications. It runs parallel to the Government Documents collection on the second floor of Waldo Library. The collection contains almost 190,000 maps and 2,300 atlases.
The University Libraries offers complimentary custom mapping services for WMU community members. Please contact the Maps Specialist for more details.
Commonly used maps
- Digitized Maps from the University of Texas
The University of Texas has an excellent collection of online maps.
- Michigan GIS Open Data Portal
Interactive maps, GIS data, and various Michigan maps.
- Census Bureau Maps
Demographic maps and general reference maps of the US.
- CIA World Factbook
Country information and maps.
- Guide to online maps and more
- Phone: (269) 387-5047
- Location: Dwight B. Waldo Library, Second Floor