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Information about finding and describing maps including map scale, place names and digital data.

Queensland Maps

Australian Maps

World Maps

The Internet provides access to many map catalogues and full images of maps. Try some of the following sites:

Map of Australia

Map of Australia

'Map of Australia in 1914', (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 5-Jun-2015

Ortelius World map

World map

Ortelius World Map, Typvs Orbis Terrarvm,1570.