INFORMATION BULLETIN (WESTERN ASSOCIATION OF MAP LIBRARIES)
ISSN: 0049-7287

NEWS & NOTES
Electronic Version
Part 13, February 1996. To be included in a future print version of the
"Information Bulletin."

Contents:
1. News
2. New books, maps, etc.
     2.1 New Mapping of Western North America, compiled by Ken Rockwell
     2.2 Articles of interest
3. Meetings and other educational opportunities. Internet sources
5. Contributors to this issue
6. The Western Association of Map Libraries

1. News
     The California Map Society's 38th General Meeting was held January
20, 1996 in Pasadena.  For information about the Society, its programs or
publications, contact: Glen McLaughlin, P.O. Box 3590, Saratoga, CA
95070-1590; phone: 408/867-9161; fax: 40 x8/867-5817.

2. New books, maps, etc.

2.1 New Mapping of Western North America, compiled by Ken Rockwell

              NEW MAPPING OF WESTERN NORTH AMERICA
                         by Ken Rockwell
                       University of Utah

     ARIZONA

Billingsley, George H. Geologic map of the Antelope Knoll quadrangle,
northern Mohave County, Arizona. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report
94-449. Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. Pub. 1994. OCLC
#33978546

Billingsley, George H. Geologic map of the Formaster Well quadrangle,
northern Mohave County, Arizona. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report
94-243. Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. Pub. 1994. OCLC
#33978747

Billingsley, George H. Geologic map of the Hat Knoll quadrangle northern
Mohave County, Arizona. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report 94-554.
Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. Pub. 1994. OCLC
#33978788

Billingsley, George H. Geologic map of the Little Clayhole Valley
quadrangle, northern Mohave County, Arizona. Scale 1:24,000. USGS
Open-file report 94-290. Distributed to depository libraries in
microfiche. Pub. 1994. OCLC #33978476

Billingsley, George H. Geologic map of the White Pockets quadrangle,
northern Mohave County, Arizona. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report
94-244. Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. Pub. 1994. OCLC
#33978876

Hammett, Bruce A., and R.L. Herther. Maps showing groundwater conditions
in the Phoenix Active Management Area, Maricopa Pinal, and Yavapai
counties, Arizona, 1992. Scale 1:250,000. 3 maps. State of Arizona Dept.
of Water Resources, Hydrologic map series report no. 27. Published 1995.
OCLC #34001180

Schwab, Karen J. Maps showing groundwater conditions, Spring 1992, Big
Chino sub-basin of the Verde River Basin, Coconin and Yavapai counties,
Arizona--1992. Scale Scale 1:250,000. 3 maps on 1 sheet. Arizona. Dept. of
Water Resources Hydrologic map series report no. 28. Published 1995. OCLC
#34111771

     CALIFORNIA

Cartier, Kenn D., et al. Hydrologic basins and hydrologic- monitoring
sites of Lake Tahoe Basin, California and Nevada. Scale 1:62,500. USGS
Open-file report 95-316. Pub. 1995. OCLC #34048028

Ross, Donald Clarence. Reconnaissance geologic map of the southern Sierra
Nevada, Kern, Tulare, and Inyo counties California. Scale 1:125,000. USGS
Miscellaneou investigations series map I-2295. Pub. 1995. OCL #34096238

Western Economic Research Co. Zip codes in central California. Scale not
given. 1995 ed. Mill City, OR : Western Economi Research, pub. 1995. OCLC
#34099546

Western Economic Research Co. Zip codes in northern California. Scale [ca.
1:410,000]. 1995 ed. Mill City, OR : Wester Economic Research, 1995. OCLC
#34099470

Western Economic Research Co. Zip codes in Santa Barbara & Sa Luis Obispo
counties. Scale ca 1:260,000. 1995 ed. Mill City, OR : Western Economic
Research, pub. 1995. OCL #34099497

Western Economic Research Co. Zip codes in the Los Angele 5-county area.
Scale ca. 1:210,400. 1995 ed. Mill City OR : Western Economic Research,
1995. OCLC #34099567

     COLORADO

Bowers, Timothy L. Digital generalized geologic map of the Iro Hill,
Colorado, alkaline rock complex. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report
95-232. Pub. 1995. OCLC #34044115

Colorado state highway system height restriction map. Scale no given.
[Denver, Colo.] : Colorado Geographic Information System, 1995. OCLC
#34107483

Denver, Colorado, golf road map. Not drawn to scale. lst ed. Bloomingdale,
IL : Fore Better Golf, 1995. OCLC #34029187

Pilot car escort and oversize restriction map. Scale not given. [Denver,
Colo. : Colorado Geographic Information System 1995. 2 maps on 1 sheet.
OCLC #34107524

Radell, Mary Jo., et al. Hydrogeologic characteristics of the alluvial
aquifer and adjacent deposits of the Fountain Cree Valley, El Paso County,
Colorado. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Water- resources investigations report
94-4129. Published 1995. OCLC #34073210

U.S. Soil Conservation Service. Natural vegetation, Colorado, October
1972. Scale 1:1,500,000. Pub. by the SCS, 1995. OCLC #34044395

     MONTANA

Omang, R.J. Water-surface profile and flood boundaries for the computed
100-year flood, Rosebud Creek, Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation,
Montana. Scale 1:18,000. USGS Water-resources investigations report
95-4093. Pub. 1995. OCLC#34072940

Witkind, Irving Jerome. Map showing sand and gravel deposits i the
Bigfork-Avon area, Flathead, Lake, Lewis and Clark, Missoula, and Powell
counties, Montana. Scale 1:125,000. USGS Miscellaneous investigations
series map I-2446. Pub. 1995. OCLC #34122835

     NEVADA

Ketner, Keith Brindley. Geologic map of the Rowland-Bearpaw Mountain area,
Elko County, Nevada. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Miscellaneous investigations
series map I-2536. Pub. 1995. OCLC #34096096

Page, William R. Preliminary geologic map of the Arrow Canyon N
quadrangle, Clark County, Nevada. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file report
95-35, pub. 1995. Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. OCLC
#33991847

Theodore, Ted G. Preliminary geologic map of the Snow Gulch quadrangle,
Humboldt and Lander counties, Nevada. Scale 1:24,000. USGS Open-file
report 94-436. Pub. 1994. Distributed to depository libraries in
microfiche. OCLC #33980549

     OREGON

Black, Gerald L. and Paul E. Staub. Geologic map of the Coos Bay
quadrangle, Coos County, Oregon. Scale 1:24,000. Oregon Dept. of Geology
and Mineral Survey GM-97, pub. 1995. OCL #34017563

Hladky, Frank R. and Mark E. Neuhaus. Geology and mineral resources map of
the Lakecreek quadrangle, Jackson County, Oregon. Scale 1:24,000. Oregon
Dept. of Geology and Mineral Survey GMS-88, pub. 1995. OCLC #34017535

MacLeod, Norman S. Geologic map of Newberry Volcano, Deschutes Klamath,
and Lake Counties, Oregon. Scale 1:62,500. USGS Miscellaneous
investigations series map I-2455. Pub. 1995. OCLC #34096652

Sherrod, David R., and William E. Scott. Preliminary geologi map of the
Mount Hood 30- by 60-minute quadrangle, northern Cascade Range, Oregon.
Scale 1:100,000. USGS Open-file report 95-219. Pub. 1995. OCLC #34047595

U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Burns District, south half,1994. Scale ca.
1:126,720. Portland, Or. : The Bureau 1994. OCLC #34062621

U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Prineville District. Central Oregon public
lands. Scale 1:100,000. Pub. 1994. OCLC #34056480

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Experience Malheur National Wildlife
Refuge : February 1995. Scale ca. 1:189,000. Pub 1995. OCLC #34029180

     PACIFIC NORTHWEST

Beak Consultants, Inc. Skamania Lodge guide to the Columbia River Gorge.
Scale ca. 1:63,360. Portland, Or. : Bea Consultants, Inc., 1995. OCLC
#34056399

Cardwell, Al. Trails of the Columbia Gorge : Bridal Veil to Viento St.
Park. Scale 1:64,267. Beaverton, Or : Geo-Graphics, 1995. OCLC #34056431

Lucas, Brett. Koppen climate classification of the Pacific Northwest.
Scale 1:4,000,000. Corvallis, Or. : s.n., 1995. OCLC #33990681

     UTAH

Lambert, P.L., et al. Map showing potentiometric surface of the principal
ground-water reservoir for the shallow confine zone for September 1988,
location of geoghydrological-dat sites, areal extent of basin fill, and
outcrop of Arapie Shale, central Sevier Valley, Utah. Plate 1
accompanying Utah Div. of Water Rights Technical Publication no. 103 pub.
1996. OCLC #32797915

     WASHINGTON

Hildreth, Wes and Judy Fierstein. Geologic map of the Mount Adams volcanic
field, Cascade Range of southern Washington. Scale 1:50,000. USGS
Miscellaneous investigations series map I-2460, pub. 1995. OCLC #34102710

Seattle Engineering Dept. Seattle bicycling guide map. Scale ca. 1:24,600.
Pub. by the Dept., 1995. OCLC #33999775

     YUKON TERRITORY

Verma, G. Discover Canada's Yukon Territory : an international travel map.
Scale 1:500,000. Vancouver, B.C. : International Travel Maps, 1995. OCLC
#34045573

     ATLASES: HAWAII

O'ahu streets and condos. 1996 ed. Honolulu : Hawaii TMK Service, c1995.
99 p. of maps, 55 p. of indexes for streets, condos, subdivisions, etc.
Riley Moffat, who informs us of this atlas, says "it is full color and
uses the soft pastels like the better European cartographic houses. The
wire binding makes it very easy to use. It is a very beautiful piece of
work and should keep anybody, even the newest tourist from getting lost."

2.2 Articles of interest

Millea, Nick, 1996, Mapping the future: Library Association Record, Jan.
1, 1996, v. 98, no. 1, p. 36.  (Nick Millea looks at the difficulties
copyright libraries are facing with their map services following the
completion of the OS digital survey.)

Morain, Stan; Budge, Amelia, 1996, Remote Sensing--How Accessible Is
Historical Aerial Photography?: GIS World, Feb. 1, 1996, v. 9, no. 2, p.
68.

Perkins, Chris, 1995, No longer doing it by the book--The rise of the
electronic atlas: GIS Europe, Dec. 1995, p. 38-40.

Thoen, Bill, 1996, GIS On Line--Web Copyrights--Is Anything Clear?: GIS
World, Feb. 1, 1996, v. 9, no. 2, p. 74.


3. Meetings and other educational opportunities

3.1 Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing, Urbana, Ill., March
24-26, 1996
	"Digital Image Access and Retrieval" is the theme of the 33rd
Annual Clinic on Library Applications of Data Processing sponsored by the
Graduate School of Library and Information Science and the Beckman
Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  The three-day conference will be held March
24-26, 1996, at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology.
Cost is $340 ($380 after March 4). For further information or to
receive a conference brochure/registration form, contact:  DPC '96
Graduate School of Library and Information Science University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign 501 E.  Daniel St.  Champaign, IL 61820-6211 e-mail:
dpc@alexia.lis.uiuc.edu Phone: (800)982-0914 or (217)244-3274; FAX:
(217)244-3302 URL: http://alexia.lis.uiuc.edu/~heidorn/dpc96.html

3.2 International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, Vancouver,
B.C., March 25-29, 1996
     The 28th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment,
will be held in Vancouver, B.C., March 25-29, 1996.  It will include
sessions on Data policy; Disaster monitoring; Distributed computing;
Expert systems; Forestry; Environmental monitoring; Coasts and wetlands;
Image processing.  Full registration is $400 by Jan. 30, $450 after Jan.
30.
     For more information, contact:

     The GLOBE Foundation
     Suite 504, World Trade Centre,
     999 Canada Place
     Vancouver, BC  CANADA  V6C 3E1

     fax: 604/666-8123, Attention: Patricia Maisonville

     e-mail: trish@globe.apfnet.org

3.3  WAML Spring 1996 meeting, Arcata, CA  April 18-20, 1996
       Host: Robert Sathrum
             Natural Resources Librarian
             Humboldt State University
	     Phone: 707-826-4930
             Fax:   707-826-3440
             e-mail: sathrumr@axe.humboldt.edu

3.4  WAML Fall 1996 meeting, Seattle, WA  September 12-14, 1996
       Host: Kathryn Womble
             Map Collection
             University of Washington Libraries
	     Box 352900
	     Seattle, WA 98195-2900
             Phone: 206-543-9392
             Fax:   206-685-8049
             e-mail: kwomble@u.washington.edu

4. Internet sources
     The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has 2 new World Wide Web (WWW)
servers, and a listserver available on the Internet.  This effort supports
our goal of sharing our data and information.1.) The first World Wide Web
server, with its url (address), is :  Realty at
http://www.fws.gov/~r9realty/index.html2.) The second WWW server, with its
url (address), is:  The Federal Duck Stamp at
http://www.fws.gov/~r9dso/homedk.html You can access these servers
directly at the urls listed above, or you can access them through the U.S.
Fish and Wildlife Service Home Page at http://www.fws.gov/3.) The
listserver, FWS-NEWS The fws-news listserver will provide the latest news
releases, bulletins, and other information (as issued by the Offic e of
Public Affairs in Washington) about U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
activities.  To subscribe, send e-mail to majordomo@www.fws.gov with
subscribe fws-news in the **body** of the message.  A list of all of the
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 's servers is at:
http://www.fws.gov/servers.html

5. Contributors to this issue:
Alan Fisher 
Mary Larsgaard 
Ken Rockwell 
Kathryn Womble 

6. The Western Association of Map Libraries

     WAML News and Notes is a moderated bulletin of the Western
Association of Map Libraries.
     The Western Association of Map Libraries (WAML) is an independent
association established to encourage high standards in every phase of the
organization and administration of map libraries.
     Membership in WAML is open to any individual, institution, or
business interested in furthering the purposes of the organization.  For
further information, contact the WAML Secretary.

          WAML Officers as of July 1, 1995

Kathryn Womble, President
Map Room
Suzzallo Library
University of Washington
Seattle, WA  98195
(206) 543-9392
kwomble@u.washington.edu

Yvonne Wilson, Vice President/President Elect
UC-Irvine
Gov. Pubs & Microforms Dept.
P.O. Box 19557
Irvine, CA  92713
(714) 856-7362
YMWILSON@UCI.EDU

Katherine Rankin, Past President
3189 Brazos St.
Las Vegas, NV  89109
(702) 895-3062
krankin@nevada.edu

J.K. Herro, Secretary
Branner Earth Sciences Library
Mitchell Building, MC-2210
Stanford University
Stanford, CA  99305
jkherro@aldus.stanford.edu

Dorothy McGarry, Treasurer
UCLA
P.O. Box 931119
Los Angeles, CA  90093-1119
ecz5ctt@mvs.oac.ucla.edu

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