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Maps and Mapping Data: Africa

Work in progress

cogsWork to move the map collection drawers into a more appropriate order and more accessible has been completed.  The drawer locations on the attached files have been updated, but if you find the drawer number is incorrect please contact us and we will advise you on the location.

Africa (A-N)

Africa - north Chest 24 Map drawer: 206

Africa - south Chest 24 Map drawer: 208

Benin 1:50,000 Chest 25 Map drawer: 215

Botswana Chest 24 Map drawer: 211

Cameroon 1:50,000 Chest 24 Map drawer: 212

Cameroon 1:250,000 Chest 24 Map drawer: 212 

Chad 1:250,000  Chest 24 Map drawer: 213 

Egypt  Chest 24 Map drawer: 206 

Eritrea Chest 24

 Ethiopia  Chest 24 Map drawer: 213

Gambia 1:25,000  Chest 24 Map drawer: 214 

Gambia 1:50,000  Chest 24 Map drawer: 214 

Ghana 1:50,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 216 

Gold coast 1:62,500  Chest 25 Map drawer: 217 

Ivory Coast Chest 218

Kenya 1:50,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 218-220 

Kenya 1:100,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 218-220 

Kenya 1:250,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 218-220

 Lesotho  Chest 26 Map drawer: 226 

Malawi 1:50,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 221 

Malawi 1:250,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 221 

Mali 1:250,000  Chest 24 Map drawer: 213 

Mauritius, Rodriguez, Seychelles, St Helena  Chest 24 Drawer: 213

Nigeria 1:50,000  Chest 26 Map drawer: 224 

 Nigeria 1:100,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 222 

Nigeria 1:500,000  Chest 25 Map drawer: 223 

Hartley Library Map Collection

Location
The Hartley Library collection of sheet maps are held in map chests located in the southern area of Level 1.  Some of the map drawers are kept locked and can only be consulted with a Librarian. Maps cannot can be borrowed from the Library without prior arrangement - please contact the Map Support team via Level 3 Help Desk or email: digimap@soton.ac.uk. An A3 scanner is available on Level 1 of the Hartley Library if copies are required and permitted under Copyright.
Holdings
Index maps showing the map holdings for a number of the collections in the Library are available on this site and are also located in the map drawers. Listings of UK map holdings are also available on this site.

Africa

Directorate of Overseas Surveys

Africa (O-Z)

Senegal 1:50,000 

Sierra Leone 1:250,000 

Somalia 1:250,000 Chest 24 Map drawer: 213

South Africa Chest 26 Map drawer: 226

Sudan 1:250,000 Chest 26 Map drawer: 227

Tanzania 1:50,000 Chest 27 Map drawer: 229

Tanzania 1:100,000 Chest 26 Map drawer: 231

Tanzania 1:125,000 Chest 26 Map drawer: 231

Uganda 1:2,500 Chest 26 Map drawer: 232

Uganda 1:50,000 Chest 27 Map drawer: 233

Uganda 1:250,000 Chest 26 Map drawer: 232

Uganda 1:500,000 Chest 26 Map drawer: 232

Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Chest 26 Map drawer: 225



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