Harold Fullard Collection of Atlases

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The collection consists of atlases, and textbooks and journals relating to cartography.

Administrative / Biographical History

Harold Fullard was Cartographic Director of George Philip, publishers, and past chairman of the International Cartographic Association Publications Committee. He was also external examiner for the Diploma in Cartography at Oxford Polytechnic from 1964 - 1982. His personal collection of atlases, textbooks and journals, was assembled over a period of 50 years.

The collection consisted initially of more than 400 internationally published atlases and a similar quantity of other relevant materials. Subsequently the collection has been integrated with the University's collection, the whole, now numbering some 1,200 items, being maintained and added to as the Harold Fullard Collection of Atlases.

Conditions Governing Access

Internal staff and students will be asked to show their University ID card, and external applicants should bring proof of address

If you have any queries, please email: libraryenquiries@brookes.ac.uk

Other Finding Aids

Please use the Library Catalogue, available at www.brookes.ac.uk/library, to search for items in this collection.