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Map Collection: Gazetteers

The Map collection comprises a range of materials related to spatial information. The collection provides study facilities for researchers and is supported by a Map Librarian.


Gazetteers (geographical indexes or dictionaries) are generally catalogued and are housed in various branches; the bulk however are located in the Hargrave-Andrew Library, Map Collection. Gazetteers can be found using Search. Try using the country and gazetteer? or geographical names as search terms in the keyword field, eg korea geographical names

A number of gazetteers are freely available on the web. Below is a selected list of these.

Australian digital and online gazetteers

Non-Australian digital and online gazetteers