UCSB's Center for Spatial Studies provides advanced GIS help in the Library
September 29, 2015
MIL displays a number of vintage maps showing the areas affected by the current surge in Syrian and other refugees into Europe. Also, California agricultural areas and their sources of water.
September 28, 2015
Software tools are available to help make maps legible to the colorblind.
September 3, 2015
The earthquake in Nepal, as in other disastrous events, summoned and deployed many forms of aid from humanitarian agencies and networks around the globe.
June 1, 2015
The Map & Imagery Lab and the UCSB Geography Club will present a workshop about ArcGIS Online, a Web mapping application accessible to all UCSB affiliates.
January 21, 2015
Images from the Suomi NPP satellite reveal a spike in energy use during the holidays.
December 22, 2014
The Map & Imagery Lab has two new data sets available.
November 12, 2014
Life/fire safety construction continues around us but MIL is open again.
September 8, 2014
This year the Library hired Tom Brittnacher, the first of a number of data curation subject experts, this one in the area of geospatial data.
August 27, 2014
2014 is already California's driest year in 119 years of recorded history. NASA's satellite images show the state in 2011 and in 2014.
July 28, 2014