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  • Discover maps by searching the library catalog. Include your theme as a keyword in your search. Add "map" to your search, as well, or limit search results to maps under "Resource Type" on the left side. 
  • Many atlases contain thematic maps. Atlases are located in Hesburgh Library. Discover atlases by adding "atlas" as a keyword in your search of the library catalog.


In order to find online maps with various themes, think about which agency might care to create the type of map you are looking for. You may also want to browse through the links below to see if one of the maps or map layers in these collections will meet your needs.

The following databases contain digitized maps. (Note: Notre Dame netID required for access.)