Map Library

The School of Geography Map Room comprises a collection of approximately 200,000 sheet maps, 600 atlases, a local history reference collection, and a collection of map memoirs, travel guides and gazetteers.

Map library in the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Opening Hours
By appointment only

View the collection

Enquiries
Mrs Chantal Jackson
Email: c.s.jackson@bham.ac.uk

The Map Room is open to all members of the university, both past and present.

Enquiries from schools, colleges, interested members of the public and organisations outside the university should email for information in the first instance.

Borrowing Facilities

Members of the university may borrow the following categories of material: folded editions of 1:250,000, 1:50,000, and 1:25,000 scale Ordnance Survey maps; road atlases, street plans and directories, domestic and foreign travel guides, and most folded editions of foreign tourist-style maps.

Limited photocopying facilities are available to users of the library.

The Map Room is located in room G33, School of Geography building (R.26 on the Campus Plan), West Campus.