Geospatial Data

Guide that helps users find and use geospatial data.

Canada Open Data

Canada Open Data

Government of Canada Open Data portal, which includes data from various government departments. Some data of interest:

Municipal open can be found from the Municipal Open Data Portals in Canada

Geospatial Data Extraction

Geogratis Download Directory

Geogratis Download Directory (New)

Quickly access data from Natural Resources Canada (NRCan's) Geogratis program. Includes the following datasets:

  • CanVec Series, CanMatrix, CanTopo & CanImage
  • Landsat 7 Imagery
  • Candian Digital Elevation Model
  • Geobase Series (National Road Network, National Hydro Network​, Satellite Imagery, etc.)

Vector Data

Some popular datasets such as data from DMTI Spatial Inc, Statistics Canada are available to uOttawa students, faculty and researchers on Scholars Geoportal. You must log-in to the Portal to download the data.

Raster Data