Workshops and training



Online courses (enrolment ongoing)

Previously Recorded Workshops

The Map & Data Library hosts workshops during the academic year, providing introductions to mapmaking in ArcGIS and QGIS, cartography, use of statistical software packages, data visualization, and creating and finding data.

Check out our workshop page for additional details. Workshops are also posted on the main library workshop calendar

We are also happy to provide GIS, statistics & data workshops for specific courses – please contact us for more information.

Snacking on Bits and Bytes : Learning on all things data

Since September 2020, the Map & Data Library has offered an online webinar series featuring presentations and demonstrations on data-related topics and tools, such as web archives, visualization, GIS and statistics. Each presentation, including a question and answer period, is one hour long. Everyone is welcome, including those from outside the University of Toronto community. For more information, see our Bits and Bytes page, which includes slides and captioned recordings for past events.

Esri Virtual Campus Courses

Students, faculty and staff affiliated with the University of Toronto ArcGIS Online organization have access to Esri Virtual Campus e-learning courses. See this tutorial on how to access online GIS classes.