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The University of Manitoba campuses are located on original lands of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and on the homeland of the Métis Nation. More

GIS & Geovisualization: Data Sources

Guide of resources to support your GIS endeavours.

This page provides links to useful data sets that you can download and use in a GIS.

In some cases the data you want to visualize will not be available to download (because it has not been created, the creator does not want to provide access or the cost is prohibitive). Finding data takes time. Come talk to us if you have questions!

UM Collections

External Data Collections

Local Scale

Provincial Scale

Base Data
Nearby US States/City Portals

National Scale

Base Data

International Scale

Base Data

Note from Meg:

Finding and integrating data will take longer than you expect. Give yourself plenty of time for this part of your process.