A Directory of UK Map Collections

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This directory lists the major map collections in the UK.
It is freely available on our website, subject to the Societies Terms and Restrictions.

The Directory has circa 400 entries which include:
  • National Libraries [British, Scottish & Welsh];
  • University Map Collections, and;
  • Local Authority Libraries with a map collection.

There are 6 pages of index, arranged as follows:

National, Government and London Index
University & College Index
Museums, Societies, Institutions, Businesses, etc. outside London
Northern Ireland Index
Local Authority Libraries Index 1, A - L
Local Authority Libraries Index 2, M - Z