Maps of Panama Research Guide / Guía de Mapas

Welcome to the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives' Maps of Panama Research Guide / Guía de Mapas. This is a select list of mostly freely-available resources for students, teachers, and researchers to learn about the maps resources. This guide contains information about the map collection in the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) Library, digitized maps in the Smithsonian collections available online, and other valuable map information. Please feel free to Contact Us with suggestions for additional resources or with questions.

Maps of Panama

Additional Maps Resources

  • Maps Research Guide: Smithsonian Libraries and Archives' guide to map collections, cartographic dictionaries, and glossary resources.​
  • Smithsonian Map Collections Database: (SI staff) With over 40,000 digitized maps from the National Museum of Natural History, the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, and Smithsonian Libraries'collections, this database issearchable by title, keyword, subject, coordinates, or through an interactive map. To learn more about the database, view this short video (SI staff).
  • Databases for Science Research: List of science research databases from the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives. Many of the databases are free access, but others require users to be onsite at a Smithsonian library or have Smithsonian network access.
Last Updated March 30, 2021