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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

This guide is for UBC Library Geospatial Services and Resources.

Esri Virtual Campus Training

​To learn more about how to use Esri's ArcGIS software suite, online self-guided tutorials are available through the Esri Virtual Campus. 

List of Courses

Please contact via e-mail to have her set you up with an organizational Esri account. Then you will be able to self-register for a course. Only web courses authored by Esri (top left in the catalog description) are available to us for free.

UBC Library Workshops and Events

  • The UBC Library promotes several events and workshops that fosters scholarship. Check the UBC Library Public Events calendar to know what's being offered and to register for sessions.


  • The UBC Library Research Commons is a multidisciplinary hub supporting research endeavours, partnerships and educations. The Research Commons provides workshops and consultations online and in-person. Check the Research Commons Workshop page to know what's being offered, register for sessions and to find tutorials.