Digital Maps & Data Licensed for MSU Use

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.

Region Coverage Set Title Scale Year
World World Tactical Pilotage Charts (TPCs) 1:500,000 1967-
World World Vector Map Level 0 (VMAP0) World Shape Files 1:1,000,000 2000
World Africa Africa 1:500,000 1:500,000 1962-
World World Joint Operations Graphic (JOG), U.S. Defense Mapping Agency, 1:250,000 1:250,000 1965-
Africa Africa Africa 1:200,000 Soviet 1:200,000 1973-
Africa Ethiopia Ethiopia 1:50,000 1:50,000 1975-
Africa Ethiopia Ethiopia 1:250,000 1967-2007
Africa Ethiopia Ethiopia Joint Operation Graphic 1:250,000 1979-
Africa Gabon Gabon 1:50,000 1950-
Africa Gambia The Gambia 1:50,000 1975-
Africa Kenya Kenya 1:50,000 1:50,000 1969-
Africa Malawi Malawi 1:50,000 [4-min video - using EVGeoCloud] ** 1:50,000 1973-
Africa Malawi Malawi Digital Elevation Model (Dezda Area Only) 12-meter  
Africa Mali Bamako 1:5,000 1:5,000 2016
Africa Mali Mali 1:200,000 1:200,000 2017-
Africa Nigeria Nigeria 1:100,000 1:100,000 1964-
Africa Nigeria Nigeria 1:50,000 1:50,000 1968-
Africa Nigeria Nigeria 1:25,000 1:25,000 2013-
Africa Rwanda Rwanda 1:50,000 1:50,000 1987-
Africa Somalia Somalia 1:200,000 1973-
Africa Somalia Somalia 1:100,000 1:100,000 1976-
Africa South Africa South Africa 1:50,000 1:50,000 1968-
Africa Tanzania Tanzania 1:50,000 1:50,000 1963-
Africa Tanzania Tanzania Digital Elevation Models 12-meter  
Africa Uganda Uganda 1:50,000 1:50,000 1998-
Americas-Central Cuba Cuba 1:100,000 1:100,000 1970-1990
Americas-Central Cuba Cuba Vector Data (National) 1:100,000  
Americas-Central Cuba CubaVector Data (Tiles) 1:100,000 2017
Americas-Central Nicaragua Nicaragua 1:50,000 1:50,000 1980-1990
Americas-Central & South Assorted Latin American Censuses n/a 2002-2014
Americas-South Brazil Carta do Brasil 1:50,000 1949-
Americas-South Brazil Carta do Brasil 1:250,000 1:250,000 1949-
Americas-South Chile Chile 1:50,000 1:50,000 1967-
Americas-South Peru Peru 1:100,000 1:100,000 1993-
Asia Cambodia Cambodia 1:100,000 [4-min video - using EVGeoCloud] ** 1: 100,000 1992-
Asia China China 1:1,000,000 1:1,000,000 1997-
Asia China China 1:100,000 1:100,000 1970-
Asia China China 1:50,000 1:50,000 1958-
Asia China China 1:25,000 1:25,000 1980-
Asia China China 1:10,000 1:10,000 1960-
Asia Hong Kong Hong Kong 1:50,000 1:50,000 1999-
Asia India Mumbai, India Vector Data Files    
Asia Iran Iran vector data [Tehran and Mashhad areas only] 1:25,000  
Asia Israel Israel 1:50,000 1:50,000 1998-
Asia Jordan Jordan 1:50,000 1:50,000 1997-
Asia Laos Laos 1:50,000 1:50,000 1968-
Asia Lebanon Lebanon 1:20,000 1:20,000 1975-
Asia North Korea North Korea 1:50,000 1:50,000 1977-
Asia Oman Oman 1:100,000 1:100,000 1981-
Asia Soviet Union Geologicheskaya Karta SSSR / Geological Map of the USSR
[4-min video - using EVGeoCloud] **
1:1,000,000 1939-
Asia Taiwan Taiwan 1:50,000 1:50,000 1972-
Asia Thailand Thailand 1:50,000 1:50,000 2006-
Asia Tibet Tibet 1:100,000 1:100,000 1975-
Asia Vietnam Vietnam 1:50,000 1:50,000 1965-
Asia Yemen Yemen 1:50,000 1:50,000 1979-1981
Asia Yemen Yemen 1:100,000 1:100,000 1990-
Europe Baltics Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania [4-min video - using EVGeoCloud] ** 1:200,000  

* 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.

** Current MSU affiliates may contact us for TIF downloads of these files

Visitors to the main library may also access these maps at one of our Selected Resources computers. The main library has four workstations on the first floor in the East Lobby, and we also have one workstation in the Map Library which is inside the main library East Wing, second floor.

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.