Geospatial Data


  • Scholars GeoPortal Restricted Access - Nipissing provides access to a growing selection of geospatial datasets currently available to Ontario universities.

The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources offers many layers of open data via direct download. Please see library staff to access restricted layers.

  • Ontario GeoHub - authoritative geospatical data for Ontario from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.




This page provides access to geospatial data for use with Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The Harris Learning Library has one GIS workstation running ESRI's ArcGIS 10, licensed for use  by Nipissing students, faculty and staff. Please see library staff for more information.

IMPORTANT! - Proper citation is required when using these products for papers, publications, reports or presentations. Data sets with restricted access are licensed to current students, faculty and staff for non-commercial use only.