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New York Public Library - Map Division

Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
New York, NY 10018

United States

(212) 930-0587; maprefnypl.org

Type: Library

Web site: http://www.nypl.org/research/chss/map/map.html

Description: Located in Room 117

The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

"Established in 1898, the Map Division today holds some 431,000 maps, 16,000 atlases and books about cartography. The collection is international in scope, and dates from the 16th century to the present, with a focus on cities, especially New York City. Computer mapping and Geographic Information Systems [GIS] are new programs of the Map Division. Six computer mapping workstations are located in the newly renovated Map Division for public use."

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