Geography resources

Below is a list of online geography resources that you may find useful.

Irish Geographic Information


  • Bouncy Maps – interactive maps and detailed information on chosen global sectors including agriculture, population and health.
  • David Rumsey Map Collection – database of historic and rare maps from around the world.
  • Google Earth – explore the globe with detailed and interactive maps.
  • National Library of Ireland – map collection held by the NLI.
  • Worldmapper – collection of world maps which are resized on each map according to the subject of interest.

Population and Demographics

  • Worldometer – live count of the world population and information on global populations.

Publications and Websites

Tools and Software