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. June 12, 2017City of Hamilton Land Use (2016)

    Received from the City of Hamilton, 2016 Land Use data.


  2. June 12, 2017City of Cambridge: 2016 zoning

    Received from the City of Cambridge, 2016 municipal data updates.


  3. June 2, 2017Lambton County: orthoimagery 2002

    The Geospatial Centre now has complete coverage of these digital orthoimages for Lambton County (west of Middlesex County). These full colour images were flown in April 2002 by J D Barnes and originally provided to the Geospatial Centre by the Ministry of Natural Resources in October 2004. Pixel resolution of these images is 30 cm.

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Our hours (Spring Term)

Day Hours open Reference
Monday - Friday 8:30- 4:30

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

Weekend closed closed

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