Below are News items in the category of Map & Imagery Laboratory

Maps on display

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.

Tools for Colorblind-safe Maps

Software tools are available to help make maps legible to the colorblind.

Library Receives Gift to Support Spatial Data Research

The UC Santa Barbara Library has received a generous anonymous gift that will support research to identify more effective technical ways of identifying spatial data.

Maps and Data Aid Earthquake Recovery

The earthquake in Nepal, as in other disastrous events, summoned and deployed many forms of aid from humanitarian agencies and networks around the globe.

Library Extends Hours of Social Sciences Data Lab

A new, centralized lab to help students, faculty, and scholars find and analyze data is now open on the Library’s 8th Floor. Read the story for more details.

Learn to Share Maps on the Web with ArcGIS Online (Feb. 12)

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.

New GIS Data Sets Available

The Map & Imagery Lab has two new data sets available.

UCSB co-organizes WAML-UCLA

Map & Imagery Lab co-hosts the 2014 Western Association of Map Libraries annual meeting, September 3 - 7, 2014.

Ventura County GIS Data Available

Downloadable GIS data is available for a variety of applications for the County of Ventura