Astro Dienst.  This is an astrological site, but has the ability to find the longitude and latitude of any city in the world, based on what is in their database.  Atlapedia Online.   Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world. The **Countries A to Z** section, provides facts, figures and statistical data on geography, climate, people, religion, language, history, economy & more..for each individual country.  The **World Maps**       section, provides full color physical and political maps for regions of the world. Colorful Landform Atlas of the United States.  Discover where, when, how, and why this map was created. We love a good mystery, and downloadable maps are what we are all about. We have over 500 of them in 3-D, black and white, color relief, historical, horizon, planetary, and oceanic categories to name just a few. GMaps Pedometer.  Allows measure of walking/running distances. Google Planimeter.  Allows measurement of areas. LibrAdventures.  This site allows students to use Google Maps to see the places and events that influenced famous authors and their works.  This site allows the user t select a name, location or event in the drop down menu of the Homepage The student can then explore and make connections betnwee a places and related stories and authors. Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection Web Site.  This site is maintained by the University of Texas at Austin and has thousands of online maps for your use in your classroom. A great resource for you and your students. Putting Maps on Your Site (using Google Maps) from TechLearning  MapQuest. is a wholly owned subsidiary of America Online, Inc. and is a leader in providing online, voice and wireless mapping, directions and destination information solutions to consumers anytime, anywhere. is the leading provider of maps on the Internet, licensing its branded solutions to more than 1,500 business partners and linked to from more than 300,000 Web pages. It is ranked among the 20 most powerful U.S. brands on the Internet and is consistently among Media Metrix's Top 50 Web sites MSN Maps and Directions.   This site has links for Maps and for Directions.  National Geographic MapMachine INTERACTIVE. This free Web site allows users to create customized snapshots of the world. Standard maps such as physical, political, and satellite are available, but the site also includes maps of vegetation, mineral resources, earthquakes and agriculture.  There is also access to related atlas maps.  ScribbleMaps. This site allows the use of Google Maps to draw, annotate and to customize  maps. SccibbleMaps is the quick and easy way to rapidly create and share maps within your classroom  With Scribble Maps you can draw shapes and Scribble- use Pace Markers and text - Create a Custom Widget- Save as KML/GPX- Send maps to friends.  This is very interactive and does work similarly to Google Earth. Your G Map.  Allows identification of locations, adding comments and then creating an online map of them