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GIS (Geographic Information Systems): Get Help

This guide covers resources and tools helpful for people interested in GIS.


GIS Literature

GIS in the Library

The Library supports geographic information system (GIS) software and data services across all disciplines for the UC Berkeley campus.

Stay informed

Join the UC GIS community on Slack!

  • Make sure to join the UC Berkeley-specific channel #c_berkeley  :)

There are many ways to hear about GIS and mapping related news on and around campus:

General campus GIS & mapping listserv - Information about trainings and events on campus, job postings, and funding opportunities.

GIF (Geospatial Innovation Facility) community listserv - News from the GIF about their Geolunch seminar series, workshops, classes, and events.

The following lists are not GIS/mapping focused, but often have relevant items:

Archaeological Research Facility (ARF) listserv - Information related to archaeological research with a focus on public events occurring at UC Berkeley and the larger San Francisco Bay Area. 

D-Lab weekly newsletter - Announcements about training opportunities at the D-Lab, the social science data lab.

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