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The Ryerson Library has a collection of paper maps which are located on the main floor of the Library in the Geospatial, Map and Data Centre. The collection includes the national topographic series but the majority of the rest of the collection focuses on the Toronto region and southern Ontario with various series issued by the Province and municipalities.

Examples include:

  • Topographic maps
    • City of Toronto topographic maps
    • National topographic map series
  • Thematic maps
    • Property Data Maps
    • Census Maps
    • Soil Maps
    • Toronto Photos Maps
    • Ontario Base Maps

The print map collection also contains maps of Canada and other countries.

Maps of the World, North America, Canada (at all levels), the United States of America and Mexico have been catalogued and are found through the Library Catalogue.

All other maps are listed in the Map Index. These maps can be searched by keyword, subject, title and publisher.

The geospatial or digital map collection can be searched using the Geospatial Data section of this website.

A light table is available on the third floor of the library. There is also a small desktop sized light table in the Geospatial, Map and Data Centre.

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