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END 356: Video References and Links

The purpose of this guide is to provide a list of resources for finding GIS data. Resources mentioned in the librarian's guest lecture for END 356 (Fall 2020) can be found on this guide.
Last Updated: Sep 2, 2020 4:11 PM

About this Guide

This guide provides a list of resources mentioned in the guest lecture for END 356 (Fall 2020).

Related Research Guides

UB Databases for GIS

Video Presentation Resources

Sources & Resources from Lecture

GIS Defined

ESRI What is GIS? Overview http://www.esri.com/what-is-gis

GIS and Science: “Top Five Benefits of GIS” https://gisandscience.com/2009/09/14/top-five-benefits-of-gis/

Federal and International Sources of Data

Eurostat Geodata https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/data/database

Data.gov https://www.data.gov/ 

ArcGIS Hub https://hub.arcgis.com/search?collection=Dataset

New York State Data

​NYSGIS Clearinghouse http://gis.ny.gov/gisdata/ 

Local Data

Open Data Buffalo https://data.buffalony.gov/ 

Great Lakes Commission GIS https://www.glc.org/greatlakesgis

Open Data Portals for Selected Cities

City of Toronto Open Data https://open.toronto.ca/

NYC Open Data https://opendata.cityofnewyork.us/

Data SF (San Francisco) https://datasf.org/opendata/

OpenDataPhilly https://www.opendataphilly.org/

BostonMaps Open Data http://bostonopendata-boston.opendata.arcgis.com/

Chicago Data Portal https://data.cityofchicago.org/

Inspiration for Future GIS Projects

ESRI Story Maps (Classic View)  https://storymaps-classic.arcgis.com/en/gallery/#s=0

Tech Help for Accessing UB Libraries Resources Off-Campus

Off-Campus Access https://library.buffalo.edu/off-campus/

Librarian

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