Maps in the Library and on the Internet

The Map Collection Databases
The University Library's print map collection is located in Western Bank Library. Find out more about what we hold here. Databases will help you to find maps, satellite images, boundary data, navigation charts, and historic maps, as well as journal articles.
A selection of our maps can be found by searching the University Collections tab on our library catalogue, StarPlus. Key database:
Digimap includes the Ordnance Survey Collection, Geology Digimap, and Historic Digimap.
To request any of our print maps, you can fill in a form in the Library, or use the online request form. Other useful databases
Other useful online resources Quick links

There are lots of other useful sources of maps and geographic data on the internet.

Digimap blog
Internet resources for maps Digimap YouTube channel for user guides
Maps and plans for historians
Map referencing Contact
Referencing maps

For any map related queries please contact:

Elaine Ashton ( or

Liam Bullingham (