Digimap for Schools

Bring geography to life with this interactive service for primary and secondary school children. Join more than 1,000 schools using EDINA's Digimap for Schools across GB.

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Curriculum support

  • Secure online service - no installation or maintenance required.
  • Save pupils' work online or locally in different formats.
  • Ideal for primary cross-curriculum (PDF) and rich learning tasks.
  • Supports KS1 and 2 geography map skills.
  • Contains GB maps needed for GCSE and A Level.
  • Supports Scottish social studies outcomes.
  • Excellent for National 4 and 5 Geography Added Value Units.
  • Includes historical maps.
  • Prepare for the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

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The mapping you get

  • Huge library of digital maps, updated annually.
  • Local, regional and road atlas style maps.
  • Different scale maps - 1:50 000 scale OS Landranger Map, 1:25 000 scale OS Explorer Map and large scale maps at 1:1250.
  • Includes OS MasterMap, the most detailed digital mapping of GB.
  • Historial mapping of the 1950s and one-inch 1895-1899 maps provided by the National Library of Scotland.

Digimap for Schools annotation

Using the tools

  • Annotate maps with customisable lines, polygons, text, photos and point markers.
  • Measure distances, area and do spatial analysis with the buffer tool.
  • Compare two eras of historical mapping at once.
  • Reveal grid references and add grid lines; overlay the National Grid system onto your map.
  • Print at A3 or A4; portrait or landscape.

Digimap for Schools in action

Subscribe to Digimap

You buy Digimap for Schools through EDINA. An entire school licence will only cost you between £69 and £143.75 per year.
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Free trial

Try Digimap for Schools. If you're unsure about whether to subscribe, this free trial will show you what the service is about.
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Already using a GIS?
If your school already has its own geographic information system (GIS) service, get in touch with Digimap for Schools - MapStream to stream OS mapping to your GIS package.