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International Studies Guide

What you need to know about maps

Do you know how different map projections distort the image when our round world is displayed on a flat map?  Do you know the difference between large and small scale maps or how to convert from one scale to another?  How would you cite a map when you use one in your paper or presentation?  All this and more is available by following the links listed below.

Contemporary maps

These are sample sites for locating contemporary maps. Some of these sites may also include historic maps.

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