Maps—Historic

Pima County Public Library’s historic map holdings are limited. See catalog search for Arizona maps.opens a new window 

Here are some other places to find these maps, both inside our state and beyond.  

Arizona Archives Online
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This is a central search portal which allows users to search archival holdings (including maps) at many Arizona cultural institutions.

Arizona Historical Societyopens a new window
The Arizona Historical Society’s collections include quite a few historic maps. A significant portion of these collections can be searched online at the Arizona Historical Society’s online catalog.

Arizona Memory Projectopens a new window
The Arizona Memory Project, an online resource from the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, offers many maps in digitized format.

Map Division at the Library of Congressopens a new window
Historical maps encompassing a variety of subjects and locations can be found at the Library of Congress. Some have even been digitized.

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collectionopens a new window
This map collection at the University of Texas at Austin features maps from all over the world, including many U.S. cities. (The collection contains Arizona mapsopens a new window.)


Find the information you need by calling the library's Infoline at 520-791-4010 or by sending your question to Askalibrarian.