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Ready Reference Guide: Almanacs/Map/Atlases

Almanacs, Maps and Atlases

Searching for NJ Maps in our Collections

Some suggested subject keywords

New Jersey – Maps – Year (e.g. “New Jersey Maps 1927?)
Name of Town Maps (e.g. “Lambertville Maps”)
Name of County Maps (e.g “Hudson county Maps”)

Helpful NJ Map Print Sources

Guide to New Jersey Maps in Special Collections and Archives Rutgers University Libraries. Carlucci, April. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Libraries, c1986
J912 C285M Level 4

The Mapping of New Jersey: the men and the art. Snyder, John P. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, c1973 J912 S675 Level 4

Worksheets: New Jersey in Printed Maps to 1800. Trenton, N.J.: s.n., 1977
J912 W927 Level 4

NJ Map Websites

  • GNIS  Geographic Names Information Service data base for New Jersey places and features that are on USGO topographical quadrangle maps. The entry gives the feature type, county, coordinates and the quad in which it appears.