Useful Links for Collectors of Rare Maps, Atlases & Books

The following comprises a comprehensive list of useful links for collectors of rare maps & atlases, which we hope will serve as an invaluable guide through the intricate landscape of cartography. From the venerable Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association (ABA), the oldest trade body dedicated to the promotion of rare & antiquarian books, to esteemed map societies spanning the globe, including the Royal Geographical Society in the UK and the International Map Collectors’ Society, this compilation has been carefully curated to cater to the diverse interests of rare map, atlas and book collectors. Whether you’re embarking on the quest to discover the next gem for your collection, new to the world of rare map collecting, or aiming to delve into the scholarly aspects of historical cartography, this assembly of resources aspires to enrich and facilitate your journey!

Clubs & Societies

Museums & Libraries