Digimap delivers maps and map data of Great Britain. The following collections are available:

Ordnance Survey – Ordnance Survey collection

Historic – historical Ordnance Survey maps dating back to the 1840s

Geology – geological maps and data from the British Geological Survey

Marine – hydrographic maps and data from OceanWise

Environment – Land Cover Maps from the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

Aerial – high resolution Aerial Imagery data from Getmapping Plc

Lidar – Lidar data from UK agencies

Global – available in beta and will continue to be developed in partnership with user community. To maintain free access until July 2019 feedback is required which can be sent directly to EDINA or to your subject librarian 

Society - contains census and socio-economic information for Great Britain. This collection is available as a free trial service until 31st July 2019 - we cannot guarantee that access will continue after this date.

Data are available either to generate maps online, or to download for use with application software such as GIS or CAD (e.g. ArcGIS).

How to access Digimap

To use Digimap you must register your account with EDINA:

  • Go to the Digimap Collections website 
  • The first time you use this Collection, you will be directed automatically to the registration pages


For help please ASK the Library

To watch short videos on how to use various aspects of the Digimap service visit EDINADigimap's YouTube Channel.