Mapping

A collection of contemporary and historical maps of NYC.

NYC Space/Time Directory
The New York Public Library is planning a major civic initiative aimed at turning historical maps and other geographic sources into a digital time-travel service for New York City.

Manhattan Timeformations
An online installation using computer models and interactive animations to depict the dynamic relationship between Manhattan’s skyscrapers and other layers of urban information.

OASIS
The Open Accessible Space Information System (OASIS) website provides the richest source of community maps for New York City — free and all in one place. It helps nonprofits, community groups, educators, students, public agencies, and local businesses develop a better understanding of their environment with interactive maps of open spaces, property information, transportation networks, and more.

Open Plans
An online tool for creating community maps & platforms to gather public input and share information.

David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
The collection focuses on 18th and 19th century North and South American cartographic materials.

Urban Layers
Urban Layers is an interactive map created by Morphocode that explores the structure of Manhattan’s urban fabric.

New York Song Lines
Virtual Walking Tours of Manhattan Streets.

OldNYC
Mapping historical photos from the NYPL

Taking Pride
Mapping LGBQT New York

Outgoing NYC
Queer Nightlife