Welcome to the Geospatial Centre

The Geospatial Centre is an inviting hub which provides cartographic and Geographic Information System (GIS) services to the University of Waterloo community. Services include reference, workshops, and access to GIS and remote sensing data.

Students, faculty, and staff have access to digital and printed maps, GIS technology, aerial photographs, and more.

The Geospatial Centre is located in the Dana Porter Library, 3rd floor, room 328.

  1. Jan. 4, 20172015 Postal Code Conversion File (PCCF)

    Received from Stats Canada, the 2015 Postal Code Conversion File (PCCF).

  2. Dec. 23, 2016Teranet property parcels (2016)

    Received from Teranet, 2016 property parcels.


  3. Dec. 21, 2016Kitchener-Waterloo: 1955 to present

    Story Map "Swipe" and "Spyglass" is an ArcGIS online application that enables users to interact with two web maps or two layers. The Geospatial Centre used this application to give a visual comparison between Kitchener between 1955 and present.

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Our hours (Winter Term)

Day Hours open Reference
Monday - Thursday 8:30- 6:00

10:00-12:00 1:30-4:30

Friday 8:30 -4:30

10:00-12:00 1:30 - 4:30

Weekend closed closed

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