The map collection includes many different types of map, both historical and current.

Maps are available in print and manuscript format, on microfilm, and online.

Online Maps

Find and view articles onlineNational Mapping Agreement (NMA) Map Viewer – please email for username & Password

Find and view articles onlineTown Maps – Ordnance Survey Ireland (OSi) 19th Century Historical Maps

Find and view articles onlineGeoHive – Ireland’s Online National Map – OSi and other authoritative geo-spatial datasets

Find and view articles onlineGeological Survey Ireland Spatial Resources

Find and view articles online1842 Ordnance Survey 6 Inch Maps for GalwayNeed Help?

Printed Maps

Most printed maps are located in the map cabinet at the information desk at the Galway campus. Some folded maps are held in boxes in the reference collection along with the atlases. The Library holds indexes to help contextualize the map collection.