Training and Help Guides

Online Help Sheets and Guides

Visit our Guides & Help page for step-by-step guides to frequently asked questions and frequently performed software tasks.


The Map and Data Library hosts workshops throughout the year, on topics such as finding geospatial data, and introductions to using ArcGIS, QGIS, FME, Google Earth Pro, and other software. View current workshop listings, posted on the main library website. Note: We are also happy to provide GIS workshops for specific classes or courses. Please contact us for more training options at

Esri Virtual Campus Courses

Students, faculty and staff affiliated with the University of Toronto ArcGIS Online organization have access to Virtual Campus e-learning courses through their My Esri account.. If your account is not presently associated with our ArcGIS Online organization, please email with your username and we will add you as soon as possible.

Esri In-Depth Training

As part of the University of Toronto Esri software license, UofT faculty and staff members may access a limited number of days of Esri in-person training. Please read the Esri Training access instructions.