Geography and Travel


Maps, flags, photos, and detailed information on every state and five U.S. territories plus demographic information on cities and counties. 
A multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture.  The Handbook of Texas Online is a project of the Texas State Historical Association.

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps
Detailed property and land-use records depicting the architecture of Texas towns and cities throughout the past hundred years. 

Texas Reference Center
Articles on Texas history, ethnic and cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business, sports and leisure activities, and biographies of famous historical and contemporary Texans. 

New Travel Books

CIA World Factbook
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
National Geographic
Explore National Geographic Online. A world leader in geography, cartography and exploration.