Michigan State University

Licensed Online Map Collection Index

The following map resources have been licensed for use by the MSU community. For off-campus access, users must have a MSU NetID and password.* For a list of freely available map resources, see the Online Map Guide.

Continent Coverage Set Title Scale Year
Africa Ethiopia Ethiopia. Prepared from 1:250,000 Joint Operations Graphic, series 1501 1:250,000 1979-
Africa Ethiopia Ethiopia 1:250,000 1967-2007
Africa Somalia Somalia: prepared from 1:250,000 Joint Operations Graphic, series 1501 1:250,000 1966-
Africa Somalia Somalia 1:200,000 1973-
Africa Somalia Somalia 1:100,000 1:100,000 1976-
Asia Soviet Union Geologicheskaya Karta [Geological Map of the USSR] First Generation
2-minute video on viewing the maps: http://screencast.com/t/AV7rbiygmlg
1:1,000,000 1939-
Asia Vietnam Vietnam 1:50,000 1:50,000 1965-
South America Brazil Carta do Brasil [Rio de Janeiro area only] 1:50,000 1949-
South America Brazil Carta do Brasil 1:250,000 1:250,000 1949-

*Our contracts with the vendors restrict off-campus access to currently enrolled MSU students and current employees. MSU Alumni are not included in these groups.

Visitors to the main library may also access these maps at one of our Selected Resources computers. The main library has eight workstations on the first floor near the entrance, and we also have one workstation in the Map Library which is inside the main library on the 3rd floor of the west wing.

If you are a member of the MSU community and your NetID and password are not working to get you into these sites, please see this Guide to Off-Campus Access.