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The Electronic Map Library
This collection of images includes a series of atlases created by a college geography professor. These volumes are evolving in response to the changing instructional needs of the geography department at his school. Most of the material involves the state of California, but there are also panoramic aerial images of four western states, several large cities in the United States, as well as images from various other continents.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
    • Map
    • Photograph
  • Geographical Sciences:
    • Human geography
    • Physical geography
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat required for some files.
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Those wishing to download and otherwise manipulate individual files should honor copyright restrictions and the wishes of the author. Every item is copyrighted and is distributed with the clear understanding that its use for commercial and non-commercial purposes outside of public classrooms is forbidden. Individual students and teachers are specifically granted the right to use all materials for class assignments and lectures. Please contact Dr. Bowen for additional information concerning copyright issues and the development of commercial projects.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-008-325
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Dr William Bowen
Department of Geography
California State University, Northridge