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USC Libraries and other related resources supporting academic scholarship in the spatial sciences.

GIS Services in the Library

Research Help:

  • To get help with GIS or geospatial research request an appointment or email questions to Andy Rutkowski at arutkows@usc.edu.

  • Computers with ArcGIS and other statistical software are located in the lower level PC computer lab at Leavey Library.

GIS Services at USC

Spatial Sciences Institute at USC

  • Make an appointment with the SSI HelpDesk to find out how they can help you with your research projects.
  • Get information from SSI about purchasing software.

USC GeoPortal

Quick Start - Maps and Data

The resources listed below will get you started in finding GIS and spatial data.

Quick Start - Articles, Literature, and Archives

The resources listed below will get you started in finding GIS and spatial related literature.

Sample Social Explorer Map

Subject Guide

Featured GIS Books

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