The University of Alabama Map Library is a Full Depository which means that U.S.G.S. topographic and thematic maps, N.O.A.A. nautical charts, F.A.A. aeronautical charts, N.I.M.A. aeronautical and nautical charts and U.S.D.A. Forest Service maps are housed here.  The paper map collection also includes 1990 and 2000 U.S. Census Bureau Maps for Alabama, as well as complete highway map sets of U.S. states, Canadian provinces, Mexican states, and various city street maps for major U.S. and foreign cities.  A general overview of the aeronautical, nautical and topographic collection is listed below.

Aeronautical

Chart Scale
Global Navigation Charts 1:5,000,000
Jet Navigation Charts 1:2,000,000
Operational Navigation Charts 1:1,000,000
Sectional Aeronautical Charts 1:500,000
Tactical Piloting Charts 1:500,000
VFR Terminal Area Charts 1:250,000

Nautical

Chart Scale
World Nautical Charts Scales Vary

Topographic Series

Africa

Country Scale Complete
Gambia 1:125,000 Yes
Morocco 1:250,000 Yes
Namibia 1:1,100,000 Yes
Republic of South Africa 1:250,000 Yes
Sierra Leone 1:50,000 Yes
Zimbabwe 1:250,000 Yes

Asia

Country Scale Complete
Israel 1:100,000 Yes
Japan 1:200,000 Yes
Philippines 1:250,000 Yes
Singapore 1:50,000 Yes
Vietnam 1:250,000 Yes

Central America and the Caribbean

Country Scale Complete
Antigua 1:50,000 Yes
Bahamas 1:25,000 Yes
Barbados 1:50,000 Yes
Belize 1:50,000 Yes
1:250,000 Yes
British Virgin Islands 1:63,360 Yes
Cayman Islands 1:50,000 Yes
Costa Rica 1:50,000 Yes
1:200,000 Yes
Dominican Republic 1:250,000 Yes
Guadeloupe 1:100,000 Yes
Guatemala 1:250,000 Yes
Jamaica 1:50,000 Yes
Martinique 1:25,000 Yes
Montserrat 1:25,000 Yes
Nicaragua 1:50,000 Yes
Panama 1:500,000 Yes
Panama City 1:5,000 Yes
Saint Barthelemy 1:25,000 Yes
Saint Martin 1:25,000 Yes
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 1:50,000 Yes
Tobago 1:10,000 Yes
Trinidad 1:25,000 Yes

Europe

Country Scale Complete
Austria 1:100,000 Yes
Belgium 1:50,000 Yes
1:100,000 Yes
Cypress 1:100,000 Yes
Denmark 1:100,000 Yes
Estonia 1:100,000 Yes
Finland 1:200,000 Yes
France 1:50,000 Yes
1:100,000 Yes
Germany – West 1:50,000 Yes
1:100,000 Yes
Hungary 1:150,000 Yes
Iceland 1:100,000 Yes
Ireland 1:126,720 Yes
Italy 1:150,000 Yes, Provincial
1:200,000 Yes
Latvia 1:100,000 Yes
Liechtenstein 1:10,000 Yes
Netherlands 1:50,000 Yes
1:250,000 Yes
Northern Ireland 1:50,000 Yes
Norway 1:250,000 Yes
Portugal 1:100,000 Yes
Spain 1:50,000 Yes
1:200,000 Yes, Provincial
Sweden 1:100,000 Yes
Switzerland 1:25,000 YeS

North America

Country Scale Complete
Canada 1:250,000 Yes
Mexico 1:50,000 Yes
1:250,000 Yes
United States 1:24,000 Yes
1:62,500 Yes
1:100,000 Yes
1:250,000 Yes

Oceania

Country Scale Complete
Australia 1:250,000 Yes
New Zealand 1:50,000 Yes
1:500,000 Yes

South America

Country Scale Complete
Argentina 1:250,000 Yes
Brazil 1:100,000 No
French Guiana 1:200,000 Yes, Planimetric
Guyana 1:100,000 Yes
Uruguay 1:100,000 Yes, Planimetric
Venezuela 1:250,000 Yes

World

Country Scale Complete
World 1:1,000,000 Yes

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