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NYU Data Services Expands Spatial Data Repository Collection

NYU's GIS data discovery portal now includes vector and raster data from Harvard, Stanford, CUNY Baruch, and other institutions.

Explore NYU's GIS Tools and Services

Filter through the range of platforms according to GIS process, availability, and level of support

Explore Government GIS Data with Carto

Users can open datasets from and NYU's Spatial Data Repository with Carto

Geographic Information Systems Support at NYU

NYU Data Services offers assistance with geospatial learning and analysis. Visit the Spatial Data Repository to find data, submit research data, and schedule an appointment.

ArcGIS Online Now Available

Members of the NYU community can request access for ESRI ArcGIS Online accounts.

Carto Information

NYU students, faculty, and researchers can create accounts with Carto. Access to Carto through NYU is on a trial basis. Account features include expanded data storage, ability to form groups and share maps or datasets, and the ability to geocode. Note that NYU is not responsible for the data collected or stored on Carto accounts.

In order to sign up, go to Carto and register with a valid NYU email address. Data Services fully supports Carto for students and teaching faculty by offering regular tutorial sessions, events, and site support. If you have any questions about Carto, let us know.