January 18, 2022

Cool Web Apps From Libraries: Campus History Map from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Campus

Cool and useful web app using historic and current maps, aerial imagery, and online data from that shows the development of the Twin Cities Campus back to 1881.

This application is brought to you by the University of Minnesota Libraries in collaboration between the John R. Borchert Map Library and the University Archives.

Direct to Campus History Map

Here’s a useful overview video featuring Ryan T. Mattke from the John R. Borchert Map Library.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.