GSD Library Mapping Hours

GSD Mapping Assistants ( provide regular office hours during the semester. They assist with technical GIS questions and also field basic data questions. Consultations are by default virtual. In-person consultations may be possible depending on availability/circumstances.

Note: Available Consultation hours during the summer are limited. If you do not find a suitable consultation time here please reach out via email or Ask A Design Librarian.


For all data inquiries, including the purchasing of new datasets, contact: Ask a Design Librarian.

Geospatial Data Portals Quick Links

GIS at Harvard

The Center for Geographic Analysis (CGA) at Harvard has put together a comprehensive list of links to state, national and international data resources. Look at resources from this list.