UCB Libraries

Course Guide for ENVD 4100
Landscape Architecture Studio

Map of L.A.


  • Current & Historical
    Maps of L.A.
  • Special Map
  • Citing
  • Map Library











  • USGS Map Locator & Downloader
    • Enter "Los Angeles, CA" in the search bar.
    • The Google map will zoom in to the Los Angeles area. Click on the red place marker on the map. This will bring up a list of all available topograhic maps of Los Angles.
    • You can click on the link to view a thumbnail of each map, or you can click to download a PDF of the map.




Oil Fields


Los Angeles Aqueduct





Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives (PDF)

This guide shows how to cite maps in 28 different forms, and it includes several examples for each form.


Darmouth College Library

This research guide has a section on citing cartographic information.


Library of Congress

This includes samples of how to cite maps and charts using MLA and Chicago.


Statistics Canada

This shows examples of citing maps and geospatial products.



Library Hours: In-depth research help is available from 9:00 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday.


Circulation: Maps can generally be checked out for a two-week period. Ask a staff member if you need to scan something that does not normally check out.


GIS: The Map Library has one computer with ArcGIS available. You can search for other labs on campus that also have ArcGIS.