Praise for site designed by University of Portsmouth

The University of Portsmouth was awarded 'Gold'

Gold for us, but it’s just a bronze for Southampton uni

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A UNIVERSITY of Portsmouth website has been judged to be essential reading for future generations.

The site, called Old Maps Online, allows users to browse historical maps from around the world.

It features in a list that also includes twitter, Facebook and eBay. The list includes the top 100 websites that will be required reading for people researching how life was in 2013. Visit to find out more.

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