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GIS and Spatial Data Center

GIS and Spatial Data Center

GIS and Spatial Data Center’s mission is to support all GIS users (students/faculty/staff/affiliates) affiliated with the College Park campus. Our services are free of charge and include all aspects of geospatial research and teaching.

GIS Lab is virtual and live 24/7!

The GIS and Spatial Data Center Lab of the UMD Libraries is now available virtually. UMD users can remotely access GIS, data science and statistical software. The list of software is listed below. Once permission is granted, access is available 24/7 for the duration of the semester.  

Please contact GIS Librarian Milan Budhathoki to get access to the virtual GIS lab, GIS, and statistical software. Here is the intake form to request the lab use.


Following software are included in virtual lab:

  • ArcGIS 10.7 (GIS)
  • ArcGIS Pro 2.3 (GIS)
  • ENVI 5.5 (Image Processing)
  • MATLAB R2018b (Math/Algorithms)
  • QGIS 3.4.4 (Open GIS)
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • ArcGIS Map for Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Anaconda/Python 2.7 and 3.7 (Data Science)
  • SPSS 24 (Statistics)
  • SAS 9.4 (Statistics)
  • STATA (Statistics)
  • Rhino 7
  • RStudio 3.4.1 (Statistics/Data Science)
  • Google Earth Pro (Geo Data Viz)
  • Weka 3.8 (Data Science)
  • Gephi 0.9.2 (Data Viz)
  • Tableau Public 2018.3 (Data Viz)
  • GDAL 201 (Geo Data Science)