GE Library Store

Topographic Maps

The GE Library Store has two types of topographic maps collections available for sale:

Shaded Topographic Maps for Google Earth

  • Based on the 7 1/2 – minute series of USGS Topographic Maps
  • Collars removed to allow adjacent maps to be viewed seamlessly
  • Hill shading added to better show the elevation changes
  • Available for purchase for the entire lower 48 United States

Historic Topographic Maps for Google Earth

  • Bundles of historic USGS Topographic Maps
  • Covers major metropolitan areas in the United States
  • Collars removed to allow adjacent maps to be viewed seamlessly
  • Typically 3 to 15 different versions of each map
  • Scales ranging from 1:20,000 to 1:100,000
  • Time period between the late 1800s to the early 2000s
  • Each bundle includes 75-150 maps
  • Meta data provided for each map


Three different licenses are available .

  • Individual license is intended for a single user
  • 10-Workstation license is intended for small groups or small businesses
  • Corporate license is intended for large corporations that need unlimited installations within their company.
Automatic discounts are in place for larger orders.  The more you purchase, the more you save.
  • 25% Off – $10 to $30 Order
  • 30% Off – $31 to $50 Order
  • 40% Off – $51 to $100 Order
  • 50% Off – $101 to $200 Order
  • 60% Off – $201 and higher Order