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Research Data: Visualizing data with Google Maps and Google Earth

This page is used in conjunction with training sessions on data visualization.

Links and data


1 Maps Engine Lite

Go to Google’s MyMaps Engine Lite, and log in to your Google Account (UL credentials)

2 Google Earth

Install Google Earth:


3 Rumsey Historical Maps



This workshop is based on a lesson from the Programming Historian website: Intro to Google Maps and Google Earth.

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Embedded example map