Winter 2021 Semester
InformationIn light of the recent announcement from the Province of Ontario regarding new restrictions that came into effect on January 14, access to Morisset Library’s study spaces and computer workstations will be closed until at least February 11, 2021.  Contactless pickup and scan on demand services remain available.

The book return drop boxes are also closed except for the one on the terrace outside of Morisset’s main entrance and the one located inside Roger Guindon Hall.

Geospatial data and maps

Geospatial data

Geospatial data identifies and describes the geographic location of features and boundaries. Spatial data is usually stored as coordinates and topology and can be mapped. There are two types of geospatial data: vector and raster.

Our collection primarily consists of geospatial data for the Ottawa-Gatineau local area as well as Ontario and Quebec.

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Maps

Our collection consists of Canadian topographic maps (digital and print), general and historical atlases, aerial photographs (digital and print), wall maps and gazetteers.

To find maps and atlases use the Omni search engine. To find air photos, wall maps and geological maps use our Cartographic Resources Guide.

Need help?

For research help, contact the GSG Centre team.

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