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GIS (Geographic Information Systems)



  • GIS & spatial data workstations are available in the Dimensions Lab on the first floor of Holland Library.


  • Learning opportunities (tutorials, listservs, discussion groups, etc.) are listed on GIS Training Resources page. In-depth user training will not be provided by WSU Libraries.

Help available

  • Guides, manuals, and other related materials are available in the library's collection. Search the catalog, Search It.  See Finding GIS Books for help and search hints.
  • Librarians will provide help in locating and accessing data sets and answering general questions about GIS. If questions cannot be answered librarians will provide referral to campus sources of help.
  • To make an appointment with a librarian send e-mail to

Data Sets

  • The Libraries will acquire or provide data sets based on needs of the users, size of the file, and cost.
  • See geospatial data resources for a list of data repositories for GIS and other spatial data sources.


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