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The 2016 Classics Department Eitner Lecture

Workshops and Tours

We offer regular workshops and tours that cover how to find our maps, using our technology and applications such as Mirador. Please visit this page to learn more and to sign up.

California Map Society

The California Map Society is a founding friend of the David Rumsey Map Center. The center has partnered with the California Map Society to organize and host a lecture each year at the David Rumsey Map Center and also to facilitate the jurying and awarding of a Student Paper Award. In addition, we will be hosting one of their bi-annual meetings at the David Rumsey Map Center each year.

Barry Lawrence Ruderman Conference on Cartography

In partnership with Barry Lawrence Ruderman, The center will host, every other year, starting in October 2017, the Barry Lawrence Ruderman Conference on Cartography. More information on the conference, including registeration is here.