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The geospatial services team operates out of the GIS Lab, located on the 9th floor of the Library / Tech building in rooms 951 & 952. Baruch students, faculty, and staff can meet with the Geospatial Data Librarian to discuss projects and get assistance, and can work independently on GIS or data-related projects in the lab with help nearby. CUNY affiliates are also welcome to inquire. Appointments are required (sorry, no drop-ins).

We specialize in: Census and demographic data, geographic and place-based datasets, GIS and mapping (see our goals and services)

For inquiries or to make an appointment, contact

Frank Donnelly, Geospatial Data Librarian, at:

NOTE - Frank is on leave for the 2017-18 academic year

Contact Janine Billadello for appointments or inquiries:

Hours for fall 2017 (8/31 to 12/15)

  • Thu: 9am-5pm
  • Fri: 9am-12pm
  • Exceptions: Fri 9/15, 10/20, 11/17, 12/8:
    • 3pm-6pm instead of 9am-12pm

Baruch GIS Lab

The lab is equipped with:

  • Two MS Windows workstations, wifi and ample workspace for laptops. Workstations have: ArcGIS 10.3, QGIS 2.14, GRASS 7.0, the GDAL and OGR utilities, Geoda, OpenRefine, Python 2.x and 3.x, Spatialite / SQLite, PostGIS, and both the MS Office and Libre Office suites.


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