Computer lab

The Map and Data Library computer lab has 20 computers available for teaching, general use by students when the lab is not used for teaching, as well as for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and data analyses use.

Remote Access

The lab has now re-opened for in-person access. Due to social distancing requirements, there are 10 available seats. You can also still use our computer lab remotely. 

Location

Robarts Library 5-053 (outside the Map and Data Library reference area, across from the public elevator)

Schedule

Unless a class is scheduled in the lab, the computers in the lab are open for use by the University of Toronto community during Robarts Library regular hoursContact us for lab schedule questions.

Software

The computer lab contains a collection of data analysis, video editing, publishing, and document viewer software including:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
  • Anaconda 3
  • ArcMap
  • ArcGIS Pro
  • Audacity
  • Avidemux
  • Beyond 20/20
  • Blue Griffon
  • CityEngine
  • Cn3D
  • FBReader
  • FME Desktop
  • Gephi
  • Gimp 2
  • GlobalMapper
  • Google Earth Pro
  • Handbrake
  • Infraview
  • Inkscape
  • Krita
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • Libre Office
  • MapTiler
  • Microsoft Office
  • Movie Maker
  • Notepad++
  • NVivo
  • Open Refine
  • Open Shot
  • Paint.Net
  • PDF Creator
  • PSPP
  • PuTTY
  • QGIS 2
  • QGIS 3
  • R
  • RStudio
  • SAS
  • Scribus
  • SketchUp
  • SPSS
  • Stata SE
  • Subtitle Edit
  • Tableau Desktop
  • Veyon
  • Vim
  • Weka
  • Windows Movie Maker
  • Zotero