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New digital mapping services - tirals now available

A new mapping service is currently being trialled.  Geospatial Data gives access to UK maps and mapping data covering 6 collections: Ordnance Survey, Environment, Geology, Historic,  Martime and Aerial Photography.

It can be accessed from  To log-in, select the 'Map' option (at top of screen).

Also available until July 31st 2019 is Society Digimap (  This allows demographic data to be visualised and explored along with Ordnance Survey data, providing census and socio-economic information for Great Britain.  Demographic data is taken from the 2011 Census.

Key Databases

These are the key databases we recommend that you use, a fuller list is available from our Geography and Environment Database page.

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