Michigan State University

MSU Map Library Sheet Maps Collection

This list contains some of our larger topographic map sets for regions and countries of the world, with approximate measures of set completeness. This list is by no means comprehensive or authoritative. We own some sheets to many other sets, and inventories have not yet been conducted for all areas. Contact the Map Library for more accurate holdings information.

USGS (United States Geological Survey)

Name of Series Description of Holdings
USGS 1:24,000 (7.5') topographic maps Nearly complete coverage of all 50 states. Filed alphabetically by state then by sheet name.  Index sheets available.  Older editions retained.
USGS 1:62,500 & 1:63,360 (15') topographic maps Significant percentage of published sheets. Interfiled Older editions retained.
USGS 1:100,000 (30' x 60') topographic maps Complete coverage, both planimetric and Bureau of Land Management editions. Older editions retained.
USGS 1:250,000 (1 deg x 2 deg) Complete coverage. Older editions retained.

Major Worldwide Sets

Name of Series Description of Holdings
Operational Navigation Charts Complete coverage of the entire world. One edition per chart is retained.
Jet Navigation Charts Complete coverage of the entire world. One edition per chart is retained
Tactical Pilotage Charts Complete coverage of the entire world. One edition per chart is retained
Nautical Charts Complete coverage of the entire world. One edition per chart is retained.

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North America

Name of Series Description of Holdings
Canada 1:250,000 Nearly complete coverage. Older editions retained.
Canada 1:50,000 Approximately 50% coverage, largely southern Canada. Older editions retained.
Mexico 1:250,000 Complete Coverage

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Africa

Name of Series Description of Holdings
North Africa 1:500,000 Complete Set
North Africa 1:250,000 Approximately 50% coverage
North Africa 1:200,000 Partial coverage
East Africa 1:500,000 Partial coverage
East Africa 1:50,000 Partial coverage
Southern Africa 1:250,000 50 sheets
West Africa 1:250,000 100 sheets
West Africa 1:200,000 75 sheets
Morocco 1:200,000 Good coverage
Algeria 1:500,000 300 sheets
Libya 1:100,000 76 sheets
Egypt 1:100,000 83 sheets
Cote d'Ivoire 1:50,000 23 sheets
Nigeria 1:100,000 109 sheets
Nigeria 1:50,000 156 sheets
Zimbabwe 1:250,000 50 sheets
South Africa 1:250,000 Complete set
South Africa 1:50,000 451 sheets
Namibia 1:50,000 148 sheets
Swaziland 1:50,000 31 sheets
Madagascar 1:500,000 70 sheets

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Asia

Name of Series Description of Holdings
Asia 1:1,000,000 Partial coverage
East Central Asia 1:250,000 Approximately 75% coverage
Southern Asia 1:2,000,000 28 sheets
Middle East 1:253,440 171 sheets
Turkey 1:200,000 70 sheets
Afganistan 1:200,000 95 sheets
Afganistan 1:253,440 52 sheets
India 1:250,000 270 sheets
India 1:126,720 100 sheets
Myanmar 1:250,000 40 sheets
Ceylon 1:63,360 72 sheets
Malaysia 1:63,360 20 sheets
Singapore 1:12,500 4 sheets
Thailand 1:50,000 Possibly full set
Indonesia 1:1,000,000 27 sheets, approximately 50% coverage
Borneo 1:250,000 Approximately 33% coverage
China 1:500,000 Approximately 75% coverage
China 1:250,000 Approximately 98% complete coverage
Manchuria 1:250,000 226 sheets
Taiwan 1:50,000 105 sheets
Korea 1:250,000 162 sheets
Korea 1:50,000 345 sheets
South Korea 1:25,000 148 sheets
South Korea 1:10,000 59 sheets
Japan 1:50,000 800 sheets
Japan 1:25,000 800 sheets
Caucuses 1:253,440 40 sheets
Siberia 1:250,000 238 sheets

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Latin America

Name of Series Description of Holdings
Mexico 1:500,000 62 sheets
Mexico 1:250,000 (Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática, 2nd ed.) 119 sheets
Mexico 1:100,000 (Comisión Geográfica de Guerra y Fomento) 197 sheets
Mexico 1:50,000 (Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática) 611 sheets
Guatemala 1:50,000 155 sheets
Guatemala 1:50,000 302 sheets
Belize 1:50,000 45 sheets
El Salvador 1:50,000 39 sheets
Costa Rica 1:50,000 120 sheets
Costa Rica 1:25,000 96 sheets
Panama 1:62,500 56 sheets
Panama 1:20,000 163 sheets
Haiti 1:100,000 (SGAH) 23 sheets
Puerto Rico 1:30,000 111 sheets
Bolivia 1:250,000 (IGM) 39 sheets
Brazil 1:50,000 (SGDE) 45 sheets
Brazil 1:50,000 (Divetoria do Servico Geografico) 75 sheets
Chile 1:500,000 (IGM) 41 sheets
Chile 1:250,000 (IGM) 100 sheets
Colombia 1:500,000 11 sheets
Colombia 1:100,000 (Instituto Geografico) 81 sheets

last updated July 11, 2013