• Background Notes - Find information about every country, including facts about land, people, history, government, and political conditions.
  • CIA Maps - Find different kinds of maps for countries all over the world. 
  • Flags of the World - The World Factbook - Shows each country's flag; you can also click on the country name for more facts.
  • Geography and Map Reading Room - The Geography and Map Division has the largest map collection in the world, including 5.5 million maps, 80,000 atlases, more than 500 globes, and more.
  • Kids and Families Page - Library of Congress - View the Library of Congress' collections, stories, and webcasts and find out what happened today in history.
  • Map Collections - American Memory - See maps of cities and towns, conservation and the environment, exploration, and more.
  • Maps - Library of Congress - Collections of historical maps from the American Revolution through today of the United States and other countries around the world. 
  • Our Nation - Find fun facts about the United States and our nation's capitol.
  • Stately Knowledge - Find basic facts about any state and Washington, D.C.
Page last updated: May 5th, 2017