News: Maps & gis

The UC Davis Library Map Collection is an extensive research-level collection of maps, both print and electronic, and a supporting collection of guides, gazetteers and atlases.
Theme for the week: Winter Recreation December 11-15, 2017 Start this winter break with an open mind sprinkled with some fun! Don’t let the cold deter you from enjoying the wonders of the outdoors. Come on over to the Shields Library Map Collection room and check out the ...
December 11, 2017 • Dawn Collings
Theme for the week: National Parks Worldwide December 6-8, 2017 National Parks provide protection for both land and ingenious animals, in hopes to preserve its natural habitat, as well as creating a space for people to explore, learn, and admire the allure that National Parks have to offer. Come ...
December 6, 2017 • Dawn Collings
Theme for the week: Animal Migration November 27- December 1, 2017 Get out of the cold, wet, and dark weather by taking some advice from our animal friends. Maybe you might decide to join the Peregrine Falcons on their 8,000 mile trip to Argentina, where they enjoy the ...
November 26, 2017 • Dawn Collings
Theme for the week: Dinosaurs and Fossils November 13-22, 2017 Maps for the paleontologist in you.  Whether you travel locally, travel America, or travel to Mongolia, maps show where you can find dinosaurs, fossils, and other sites of prehistoric interest. We are so excited by this topic, that ...
November 9, 2017 • Dawn Collings
Come to the Map Collection and look for this sign: Theme for the week: Russia & The Kamchatka Peninsula November 6-9, 2017 The Kamchatka Peninsula is on the eastern coast of Russia. Kamchatka is a place of extraordinary primal beauty, hot springs, snow-capped peaks, rushing ...
November 3, 2017 • Dawn Collings
Come to the Map Collection and look for this sign: Theme for the week: Korea October 30- November 3rd, 2017 Korea in the News. Come on over to Shields Library to view these maps showing North and South Korea’s population size, economic activity, land utilization, ...
October 27, 2017 • Dawn Collings