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Libraries, Museums, Shops and University Departments:

  • Blackwell's Map Centre. Visit the shop in Trinity Street or order Ordnance Survey large and small scale products online. Site offers various means of finding the maps that cover area of interest.
  • Cambridgeshire Collection. On the third floor of Cambridge Central Library the Cambridgeshire Collection has an extensive collection of maps, pictures, books, etc. of local interest. You can search parts of their online catalogue by selecting, for example, Cambridgeshire Collection monographs or illustrations (see list on left side of screen). In 'Advanced Search' you can search only for maps or illustrations by using the 'Collection' drop down list.

Local and National Government:

  • My Cambridgeshire. Enter your postcode and see, for example, the name of your ward or a selection of your nearest local services. Includes maps.
  • Land Registry. "The world's largest property database". Property information for England and Wales. This is a charged service and no maps can be seen online.

Maps:

  • Capturing Cambridge. Encourages people of all ages to discover the fascinating and inspiring histories of our streets. Mostly pictures but are all linked to a base map.
  • Genmaps. Old maps of Cambridgeshire. Old maps for other parts of the country can be found via their Home Page.
  • Norfolk Insight (previously known as Norfolk Data Observatory). Provides access to a wide range of definitive, high quality statistics and indicators at multiple geographic levels across the county.

Societies:

  • The Conduit.  A guide to Cambridgeshire's local history and archaeology organisations, societies, events and lectures. Published as a supplement to the Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society in September each year and available also online.

 

 

Opening hours

Monday-Thursday

9:00-17:10

Friday

9:00-16:50

Saturday

Closed *

* Items ordered before 12.45 on Friday can be consulted in the Munby Rare Books Reading Room. No fetching or transferring is possible on Saturdays. Please contact the Map Room to discuss your requirements.

Contact us

Map Department 
Cambridge University Library 
West Road 
Cambridge 
CB3 9DR 

Email: maps@lib.cam.ac.uk

Telephone:
+44 (0) 1223 333041
+44 (0) 1223 333042