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Tutt Library Research Guides


Maps: Maps Online

what is at Tutt Library along with some online sources

Maps Online

Many of these sites are not from the Federal Government.

Atlas and Street Maps, Trail Maps

Atlases - search in the TIGER catalog which links to some online resources as well as maps at Tutt Library

City & Campus Maps and Guides

  • - link to college campuses online, online campus tours, live webcams
  • Colorado Springs Online Maps - includes "CityView" - view orthophotography maps of Colorado Springs with political boundaries, open space, geohazards, bike trails, police maps and much more.

Routes & Directions

Find an address and driving directions; these are based on the Census Bureau's TIGER/Line database of US streets:

Mile-By-Mile -bonanza of free, printable highway travel guides for the US, Canada, and Mexico; you'll see the most popular scenic drives with pictorial detail and .pdf routes for download

Country & World Maps



US Maps

Outline & Page-Sized Maps



Thematic Map Resources

Satellite Imagery

Image Gallery (EROS Data Center) - galleries of satellite images and maps, including "best of" examples from USGS "Earth As Art" exhibitions.

Global Visualization Viewer - Landsat TM (4, 5, 7) and Terra ASTER satellite images on-line. User-friendly global database allows convenient preview of images and scene mosaic.

Topographic Maps

located in the map room, Tutt, 1st floor South for:
  Arizona, California, Colorao, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah
Older versions for Colorado are located in Special Collections.

Topos from the USGS


A guide to reading Topo maps and Topographic Map Symbols

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