Geographic & Spatial Data Services
Geographic and Spatial Data Services is a part of Hillman Library's Digital Scholarship Commons (G49).
What is GIS?
A geographic information system allows a user to store, analyze, manipulate, manage, and visualize spatial data.
GIS Workstation, Software, and Licensed Resources
A workstation dedicated to GIS is located in Hillman Library's Digital Scholarship Commons. The workstation has ArcGIS Suite and Google Earth Pro installed, and provides access to certain Pitt-only licensed resources, such as the Geolytics database.
Metadata: Consult our metadata librarian for support on adding and maintaining the metadata associated with your data.
Upcoming workshop: Introduction to Spatial Analysis (11/13/2015) Click to Register
- Geographic Information System (GIS) Resources – Oakland US Data
- Finding Maps-Oakland
- Finding Information on Geology and Planetary Science
- Environmental Studies Research @ Pitt
- Finding Topographic Maps-Oakland
- Government Publications
Liaison Librarian, Subject specialist for Environmental Studies, Geology & Planetary Science, Government Information, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology
Library Specialist & Professional Science Masters student, GIS and Remote Sensing