Access to personal study rooms and computer workstations will be closed during the 4-week province wide emergency shut down beginning Monday, April 5th. Contactless Pickup and Digital Delivery will continue to be available Monday through Friday. 

Remote hours of operation are 8:30 am - 4:30 pm from Monday to Friday. Please refer to our homepage and Frequently Asked Questions for the latest updates on our remote services, accessing the library building, and hours of operation. Be sure to login to your account to access all of our resources from off-campus. 


GIS Software


Some of the most popular commercial GIS packages are:

Open Source

Open source software is typically defined as software in which the source code can be modified and redistributed by the general public. Unlike commercial software, a great deal of open source software is available free of charge. The following is a sample list of the most well-known ones:

For a complete index of Open Source GIS software, click here