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HIST 338: Digital History, Public Heritage & Deep Mapping

Prof. Austin Mason - Spring 2023

GIS Volume (Server) at Carleton

The GIS lab stores local copies of frequently-used data to cut down on time spent downloading and clipping datasets over and over. Current students have access to these datasets. When logged onto a lab computer, navigate to 




See the Carleton Spatial Analysis web site or contact Wei-Hsin Fu (x5733, for more information about data in this location.

ArcGIS Online - map data about Carleton

Regional and Local Sources

Often it is the case that national data does not provide geospatial data in units small enough for a local study. Such information is collected instead by state, regional, or county agencies. Contact a librarian for help identifying potential sources of information to answer your research question.

Large Map Data Sets