The UBC Library provides access to GIS resources, including data, software, online courses and support.
We can assist you with locating and acquiring geospatial data; subsetting data and converting it into different formats; recommending GIS and mapping tools, and learning more about using GIS software.
We can also assist faculty and instructors by creating and facilitating workshops and other learning materials on finding geospatial data for your students.
Please let us know how we can partner with you:
If you have questions about GIS and data or need assistance with Abacus contact:
If you have questions about maps or GIS, or a related workshop or class session contact:
If you have questions about finding and analyzing data or need assistance with Abacus contact:
Accurate data is fundamental for a project's success. Accurate spatial datasets are created by Government and Research Institutions and can be available for free. Our data sources pages contain a selection of key resources subdivided by geography and subject:
These links redirect you to the Geographic Information Systems LibGuide.