Digital Sanborn Maps

ProQuest’s Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970 provides academic and public libraries digital access to more than 660,000 large-scale maps of more than 12,000 American towns and cities. In electronic form, Sanborn Maps take on much improved value over the microfilm versions of the same maps, allowing for greater flexibility of use and improved viewing possibilities. Users have the ability to easily manipulate the maps, magnify and zoom in on specific sections.

To access Digital Sanborn Maps please follow the link and enter your Babylon Public Library card number.


For those using the Sanborn maps through the LIBRARY CARD ACCESS link from home, if you get an error message or cannot access the maps, try adjusting your Internet security settings so that Sanborn website is in the Medium security zone. If you are unsure how to do this, you may consult Microsoft’s support article. Please remember to readjust your security settings when you are finished using the Sanborn Maps.