Links to other sites

Exploring the Atlantic Coast, 16th, 17th Centuries

Canadian Museum of Civilization
Living in Canada at the time of Champlain
Inuit & Englishmen The Nunavut Voyages of Martin Frobisher
Champlain in Acadia

The Mariners’ Museum
John and Sebastian Cabot

University of Tromsø. (Norway)
The Northern Lights Route. Jens Munk - Scandinavia's First Great Polar Explorer

General Exploration

Library and Archives of Canada
Pathfinders and Passageways The Exploration of Canada
Passages and Pathways True Tales of Adventure for Young Explorers
Dictionary of Canadian Biography

Mount Alison University Centre for Canadian Studies
Great Canadian Explorers

Early Canadiana Online
Exploration Personalities
Early Canadiana Online Quick Search

The Atlas of Canada
Exploration 1497 to 1760 (Interactive Map)

The Canadian Encyclopedia
Discovery and Exploration

Canadian Museum of Civilization
Online resources for Canadian Heritage (Exploration)

The Champlain Society
Digital Collection Search Page
Zoom Explorers

Historical Maps and Cartography

Library and Archives Canada
Canada at Scale – An historical map exhibit at the National Archives of Canada
The Mapmakers: An Essay in Four Parts (Library and Archives Canada)
ArchiviaNet: On-line Research Tool – Maps, Plans and Charts

David Rumsey Map Collection

McGill University
The W.H. Pugsley Collection of Early Canadian Maps