Maps! Maps! Maps!
EXPLORE NEW PLACES
Enter in a start and end destination, Roadtrip Mixtape fills in local music for your drive.
Let your daily playlist take you on a musical journey (OK the only plays a sample for some songs, but at least gives you a taste of local music in different areas). If you like a song look them up on Grooveshark.
Learn about any neighborhood in the US
Real estate, school, crime, population and others
New Ulm Public Schools | Director of Instructional Technology
esimmons @ newulm.k12.mn.us
Jump straight to Google Street View by address
SEARCH and see what you can find
GoogleEarthHacks: User uploaded Google Earth files
Find popular photo locations, anywhere in the world
CREATING AND SHARING CONTENT
Tell digital stories and create interactive timelines
NARRATE, YouTube & Pictures, ALL ON A MAP!!
Google Maps... of course
Ben Friesen's Google Maps/Earth TIES12 Session
National Geographic MapMaker Interactive
Create and edit simple to complex maps that
Great resource when you need to print map
Improve the area around you (where possible)
Tripline.net Share your adventures and stories through interactive maps, pictures, words.
Trendsmap.com: Real-time map of Twitter Feeds around the world
Public Flickr Map: Geotagged public Flickr photos displayed on a map
Hubii: Online newspapers all over the globe and personal "Mapazine" of news
DATA VIRTUALIZATION AND CONCEPTUALIZATION
Batchgeo Upload map data on spreadsheet, instant map
Hillmap Awesome side-by-side topographical maps and analysis
Past and present Census data
Create and share data
Public DNR data on a variety of topics to download use as you like.
MN Department of Transportation - GIM
Individual city and county maps. Updated annually
MN Historical Society Map Collection
Minnesota historical maps
Scanned primary sources and Google Earth maps!
Minnesota Streetcar Museum downloads
John R. Borchert U of MN Map Library
U of MN library committed to Minnesota Geography, past and present
Sanborn Fire Insurance maps from 1867-1970
New Ulm's Temporary Access ended 1/5/2013..
Request your own free trial here under Maps > Digital Sanborn Maps