Breadcrumbs

The Map Collection

The arrangement of the map drawers can be be viewed at layout. This page provides a summary of the contents of the map collection.

New Zealand

Online Maps

Cartographic and Geospatial Resources Repository The University of Auckland has developed a repository of map images initially focuses on maps published by the New Zealand Lands and Survey Department (later called Department of Survey and Land Information, and now LINZ)

Topographical maps

  • Topo50 1: 50,000 maps from 2009 onwards. Replaced NZMS 260 series.
  • NZMS 260 1: 50,000 maps (1970s to 2000s). Replaced NZMS series and, in turn, replaced by Topo50 series.
  • North Island NZMS 1 one inch maps (1940s to 1970s). Replaced by NZMS 260 series.
  • South Island NZMS 1 one inch maps (1940s to 1970s). Replaced by NZMS 260 series.
  • Topo250 1: 250,000 maps from 2009 onwards. Replaced NZMS 262 series.
  • NZMS 262 1: 250,000 maps. Replaced by Topo250 series. Also lists superseded NZMS 18 (1: 250,000) and NZMS 19 (1: 500,000) maps.
  • NZMS 2 1: 25,000 maps and NZMS 86 (1: 15,840) maps.

General and country maps

Historical maps

  • BPP maps. New Zealand maps from the British Parliamentary Papers (BPP).
  • AJHR maps. New Zealand maps from the Appendices to the Journals of the House of Representatives (AJHRs).

Waikato Region maps

Administrative

  • Cadastral maps (including NZMS 13, NZMS 14, NZMS 15, NZMS 16, NZMS 177 and NZMS 189. Coverage is of Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Coromandel).
  • Census maps.
  • Electorate maps.
  • Territorial maps (including NZMS 10 and NZMS 159).

Marine charts

Geological and Soil maps

Forestry, Farm and Land maps

Recreational maps

Road and street maps

Aerial photographs and orthophotos

  • Orthophotos of the Waikato - Bay of Plenty region (NZMS 3).

Pacific


World


Africa


Antarctica


Asia


Australia


Europe


North America


South and Central America