ISHMap Symposium 2020: Prize Announcement and Videos Online

The International Society of the History of the Map (ISHMap) is pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural prizes for best paper at the ISHMap Symposium held June 12-13, 2020 as a virtual symposium.  ISHMap 2020 was originally planned to be held at the Biblioteca Mario Andrade in São Paulo, Brazil.  While Trustees and … Continue reading ISHMap Symposium 2020: Prize Announcement and Videos Online

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Introducing H-Maps, a network about the making, circulation, use and preservation of maps

H-Maps is an international digital forum in the historical study of the making, circulation, use and preservation of maps from the ancient to the contemporary period. Because of its international nature, H-Maps welcomes contributions in world languages, including (but not limited to) English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and German. H-Maps is a collaboration between the International … Continue reading Introducing H-Maps, a network about the making, circulation, use and preservation of maps

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RESEARCH: Clements Library Fellowships, 2020

Please note the attached announcement of short-term, post-doctoral and digital fellowships at the William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan.  The Clements Library houses a significant map collection, including atlases from the 16th to 19th centuries, and a core collection of manuscript maps from the period of the American Revolution, as well as … Continue reading RESEARCH: Clements Library Fellowships, 2020