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Chesapeake Bay: Resources in Special Collections

A guide to Special Collection resources on the Chesapeake Bay

Guides and Resources

Below is a list of websites that offer online resources about various topics on the Chesapeake Bay.

Databases and Journals

Database Finder offers online access to databases and journal articles, and is available only at University of Maryland Libraries or to University of Maryland staff and students.  A selection of these resources is provided below.

Chesapeake Bay Organizations

Below is a list of websites created by organizations and foundations devoted to monitoring and protecting the Chesapeake Bay region.

Digital Collections

Select archival and special collection materials have been digitized and made available online through the Digital Collection @ the University of Maryland, a searchable digital repository of scanned materials from the University of Maryland's libraries. 

Use the keyword search box on the homepage to search collection by keywords.  You may also search using the provided subject browse terms, including an "Agriculture, Environment, Conservation, the Natural World" category.