The David Rumsey Map Collection at Stanford University Libraries

The David Rumsey Map Collection at Stanford University Libraries

David Rumsey Map Collection

The David Rumsey Map Collection was started in the mid 1980s and contains more than 150,000 maps. The collection focuses on rare 16th to 21st century maps of North and South America, the World, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Oceania. The collection includes atlases, wall maps, globes, school geographies, pocket maps, books of exploration, maritime charts, and a variety of cartographic materials.

Curator

G. Salim Mohammed

G. Salim Mohammed

Head and Curator, David Rumsey Map Center