Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Environmental and Geographical Science Library Guide: GIS services & websites

How to find information - a library guide for Environmental and Geographical Science students at UCT.

GIS services on campus

Geographic Information Systems Lab

Office hours: 10-12pm & 2-4pm

Telephone: 021-650-3917


Vula: After signing into your Vula account, look for GIS@UCT under the "My Active Sites" tab for resources and additional information.

Description: The UCT GIS Laboratory acts as a consulting & resource centre for Geographic Information Systems researchers and postgraduate students. We administer the ESRI site license for Campus, act as a central data warehouse, offer support for GIS-related queries and provide a consulting service for project planning, course design and lecturing. The Lab also offers a small computing facility with PC's equipped with the latest ESRI software, an A0 digitizer, and a number of hand-held GPS receivers for field data collection. Source: EBE handbook Online

Websites for online maps, GIS & related data

Know of a great map related website? Then please email me to add it to this list.

This list is arranged alphabetically.

Subject Guide

Awot Gebregziabher's picture
Awot Gebregziabher
Chancellor Oppenheimer Library (main library), The Research Wing, Jagger Level 6, Office No. 1
+27 21 650 4399