Digimap – Marine Collection

July 2, 2008


 Marine Digimap is now available via MetaLib

Marine Digimap allows you to view and download hydrographic and marine data from SeaZone Solutions Limited. Two datasets: Hydrospatial (in ESRI and MapInfo formats) and Charted Raster (GeoTiff format) are available.



Use your Athens username and password to access Digimap.


Digimap contains tutorials on how to make a UK marine map, from small scale ocean maps to large scale harbour maps. 


You can search marine digimap by


*      coastal place name,

*      coastal postcode,

*      coastal grid reference

*      admiralty chart number,

*      coastal grid reference, 

*      latitude and longitude,

*      or just by using a map of Britain.


You can also save your maps for future use and create a printer friendly version by placing it in the map chest.


Registration to use Marine Digimap is simple…


Each user must submit their details using the Digimap Online Registration, and subsequently confirm them. You can register for more than one Collection at once.  Registration can take up to 2 working days to process. You will then receive an email from EDINA to say that your registration is complete.


To access Marine Digimap and find out more about the database, click on the Geography links on  MetaLib and register today.