⚠️ Information about Map Center services during the covid-19 pandemic


GIS and Data Services

Welcome to the homepage for geospatial services of the Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center at the Boston Public Library. We provide one-on-one project support for map-centered research projects requiring the use of geospatial data.

We also maintain documentation and tutorial guides for mapmaking and working with geospatial data.

Here are the best ways to get in touch with us if you are looking for help with a specific mapping project or have more general questions about our workshops, discovery tools or data support:

1. Fill out our Geospatial Reference Request Form below

2. Email or call us directly: Belle Lipton, Geospatial Librarian:
blipton@leventhalmap.org • 617-859-2283

3. Stay tuned to our calendar to keep track of our regularly occurring workshops centered on the themes of mapping and geospatial data

Preview of LMEC’s latest GIS discovery tool, Atlascope