The Baruch Geoportal is hosted in the Newman Library and provides GIS data and maps. Data access to Baruch, CUNY, and members of the public varies based on the dataset.


Data - download GIS data for use within a geographic information system

Maps - download static maps in pdf and png formats

GIS at Baruch - visit the GIS subject guide for information about GIS software, facilities, courses, tutorials, and library resources

GIS Practicum Manual - tutorial for the GIS Practicum, Introduction to GIS Using Open Source Software


CUNY Campus Layers - Created by the GIS Lab from various City data sources, this publicly available dataset includes properties and buildings for all CUNY campuses.

NYC Mass Transit Spatial Layers - Created by the GIS Lab from the MTA's Data Developer Feed, this new, publicly available dataset includes stops and routes for NYC Transit buses, trains, and subways.

US Population centroids - Created by the GIS Lab from US Census data, this new point dataset represents the mean centers of a population's distribution for given geographic areas.

Updates to the nyc_gdb - An updated version of the NYC Geodatabase is now available for download. Updates include 2009-2013 Census American Community Survey data for PUMAs, ZCTAs, and census tracts.