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. Nov. 13, 2020City of Kitchener: Land use joined with parcels (2020)

    Received from the City of Kitchener, landuse joined with parcel data. Landuse categories include: agricultural, commercial, industrial, institutional, mixed use, open space, recreational, residential, row and utitility.

  2. Nov. 12, 2020Soil Survey Complex data update (2003)

    Soil Survey Complex data update (2003) from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.

  3. Nov. 11, 2020Ontario Geological Survey: quaternary geology (1997)

    Quaternary geology data update (1997) from the Ontario Geological Survey.

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Our hours

The Library has moved all of its reference services online, and the Geospatial Centre is therefore closed until further notice. We offer reference via email M-F 8:30 - 4:30, by the online "ASK US!" form.

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