Based in Hornbake Library North, the Maryland Collection consists of books, maps, government documents, and other resources about the state of Maryland.
One of the best ways to find resources in the catalog is to search by subject. The USMAI catalog allows you to search by subject using "subject beginning with" and "subject word/s." Below are some subject keywords about Maryland geography that will help you find materials:
To find documents from MD state agencies whose work involves geography, search the catalog using the "author beginning with"/"author words" option:
Maryland Geological Survey.
Maryland. Dept. of the Environment
Maryland. Dept. of Natural Resources.
Maryland. Dept. of Planning.
Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission.
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Below is a listing of books about Maryland geography that can be found in the Maryland Room.