Around two million maps, atlases, gazetteers, and cartographic reference works and periodicals are available for consultation in the Maps Reading Room. About two thirds of the maps collection relates to the British Isles, with one third covering the rest of the world.
- Opening hours survey: We would be grateful for
your views about current Maps Reading Room opening hours.
Maps Reading Room opening hours survey (PDF) (20 KB; 1 page).
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- Opening hours
- Consulting the collections
- Care of the collections
- Self-service photography