Map and Data Library

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This library supports geographical and statistical research with extensive collections of data files, maps, and related materials.






130 St George St, 5th Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A5

St. George campus

How to Access

  • Maps and aerial photos do not circulate.
  • Some materials - foreign topographical maps - are in storage and require 24 hour retrieval.
  • Many data files are restricted to use by the U of T academic community (faculty, students and staff only).
  • The latest editions of software manuals do not circulate.


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Map & Data Library Service Collection

Circa 5000 files of statistical, and research data, text files, and some spatial data files, primarily but not exclusively in the social and medical sciences. Also, major financial and economic databases.

Most data and statistical files are not listed in the library catalogue, but are searchable through the Map & Data Library's website.

Map and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Collection

235,000 maps, thousands of aerial shots, 15,000 volumes, 22,351 microforms. Collection includes maps, atlases and GIS data providing world wide coverage on a large range of subjects. Books are support material on cartography, bibliographies, gazetteers, etc. Aerial photo coverage is primarily for greater Toronto.

All paper maps, books, and atlases are listed in the library catalogue. The GIS data collection can be searched through the Map & Data Library's website.

Subject Areas
Humanities & Social Sciences, Maps, Special formats

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