Geographical Information Centre
University of Liverpool
OS small scale to 1:25,000 complete sets; 1:10,000/10,560 for UK; 1:2,500 and 1:1,250 for Merseyside. County Series 1:2,500 for Merseyside and 1:10,560 for Lancs., Cheshire, Devon, Somerset and Cornwall, some sheets elsewhere. Historical county and town plans; thematic geology, soils (with memoirs), land use, admin. etc.; current town plans.
Europe: Unesco and FAO thematic map series; War Office GSGS and other series at one or more scales. German ethnographic 1:200,000 (East/Central Europe, 1930-41).
Africa: DOS and IGN material, some early 20th century material, East Africa 1:250,000, ORSTOM soil memoirs.
Asia: Early 20th century Survey of India; AMS U502 1:250,000; DOS small scale mapping.
Americas: Canada 1:500,000, 1:250,000; USA selected sheets (all scales); DOS Caribbean; Brazil 1:500,000; Peru 1:250,000, Haiti 1:100,000 Guatemala 1:250,000, Costa Rica 1:200,000.
Australasia: Some national mapping for Australia and New Zealand; DOS Pacific islands.
The G.I.C. also houses the map collection of the Latin American Centre and the Jensen Dee Archive.
Department of Geography Roxby Building LIVERPOOL L69 3BX 6th Floor
Mon, 0915-1230 and 1400-1700
Prior appointment desirable for non-university users