Welcome to the University of Washington Libraries' geospatial data resource guide. The UW Libraries has digital geospatial data for research and educational use. Our collection focuses on the Puget Sound and State of Washington areas, but we also have national and international datasets. Some datasets located or described here are restricted by license agreement and are available only to UW faculty, staff, and students. Other datasets are in the public domain.
Use the tabs at the top left, or the links below, to navigate through the guide.
- GIS Resources at UW - resources available to UW faculty, students and staff
- GIS Data Hosted at UW Libraries - geospatial data hosted by the UW Libraries
- GIS Data Websites - geospatial data host on other websites
- Imagery Hosted at UW Libraries - digital imagery hosted by the UW Libraries and other providers
- Suzzallo Library GIS Lab - information about the GIS lab in Suzzallo Library
- Other Mapping Tools - online mapping tools and open source GIS software