California State University, Northridge, Delmar T. Oviatt Library, Map Collection

Contact Information

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Address
Hours
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact
Chris Salvano
Map Curator
oviattmaps@csun.edu
Alternate Contact
Website

Access and Management

Access

Available to the public?
Yes
Available to outside researchers?
Yes
Reservations required?
No
Onsite technology available
Yes
Repository
No
Access procedures

Research appointments are recommended.

Management

Archive / Collection information

The Oviatt Library Map Collection contains approximately 400,000 cartographic resources, including historical and government maps, historical aerial photographs, large-format atlases, GIS data, historical gazetteers, and a reference collection. Our reading room contains a scholarly collection of atlases and books emphasizing geography, cartography, GIS, and San Fernando Valley history. Government document holdings include a comprehensive collection of maps from the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the Army Map Service (AMS), the National Park Service (NPS), as well as nautical and aeronautical charts.

Holdings type(s)