GIS advice & training

New online GIS training dates released for ANU staff and HDR students: ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online and Story Maps. We also offer regular online drop-in GIS advice sessions.

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Many types of maps

CartoGIS produces tailored maps highlighting a range of themes such as historical empires, ethnicity, election results, transport systems, military placements, historic battles, disputed borders and archaeological sites. We can also make interactive maps. We use GIS to accurately locate data and perform spatial analysis.

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Maps Online

Download and customize maps produced by CartoGIS. Recent additions include Rakhine State, Myanmar; Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh; cities in Yunnan, China; plus a section of SE and East Asia with colour relief.

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Asia-Pacific Map Collection

The Asia Pacific Map Collection is recognised as an official ANU collection. Out-of-copyright maps are available for download from ANU's Open Research Repository and more will be added every year.

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CartoGIS Services

Please note: From January 1, 2021, CartoGIS Services has transitioned from reporting to the ANU College of Asia & the Pacific to form part of Digital Scholarship, Scholarly Information Services, ANU. We are now physically located in the Menzies Library.

Please contact us with any queries: or +61 2 6125 2230. 

Find out more about our cartographic services, GIS training and Asia-Pacific Map Collection.

Visualisations gallery

Tailored maps and diagrams to enhance your research and teaching (examples).

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Request form

ANU staff and HDR students may request work via our online request form.

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Training & consultation

GIS training

Learn to use GIS software to accurately locate, visualise and analyse data. On offer are a mix of thematic workshops,  3-day intensive courses and multi-module training courses over 4-5 weeks.

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GIS consultations

We offer regular Q&A and advice sessions in ArcGIS: Fridays in Crawford and alternate Wednesday lunchtimes in Hedley Bull. Detailed consultations are available on request.

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Map collection

Search our physical and digital map resources of over 50,000 published maps.

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Search and download base maps produced by CartoGIS from MapsOnline.

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GIS data

Data for use in Geographic Information software (GIS) such as QGIS and ArcGIS.

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Blogs & tools

Links to blogs and tools with mapping and spatial themes.

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Updated:  16 April 2019/Responsible Officer:  CartoGIS Coordinator/Page Contact:  CartoGIS Coordinator