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GIS & Geospatial Data

We designed this guide to help you use geographic information and geospatial data in your research.

Geospatial Specialist

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Kiri Carini
Main Library
1510 E. University Blvd.

University of Arizona Libraries Geospatial Program

This page provides a centralized place to find data and resources available to University of Arizona faculty, staff, and students, as well as for the public. If you have any questions or special request for data, help with your GIS, or maps please use the contact links for library personnel on the left side of the page.

What is GIS?



The Premier GIS Conference the Esri User Conference has gone VIRTUAL!

July 13 - 16, 2020

FREE registration for all STUDENTS! (Click here)

FREE registration for all FACULTY/STAFF! (Click here)

Headshots featuring Jack Dangermond and two other presenters surrounded with swirling, colorful map designs

photo credit: esri



QGIS North America - FREE Virtual meetings & workshops. Spanish language Intro to QGIS & several other workshops are free but require registration. Fridays in July (17, 24, 31, 2020). Detailed schedule & registration link HERE.

Society for Conservation GIS - FREE Virtual Annual Conference. Beginning July 20, 2020. Details.

Arizona Women in GIS Summer Meeting: Friday, August 14, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Register.

Spatial Data Science Virtual Conference (Free). October 19 - 23, 2020. Register.

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