The GIS laboratory, housed on the 3rd floor of Rotch Library (7-238), is available for use during Rotch's operating hours. GIS software is for use by the MIT Community only. Stop by any of the times listed below for GIS help - no appointment necessary.
June 4th - September 1st: Monday-Friday: 2-3pm
If you cannot make these times, email your question or contact us to set up an appointment: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The GIS lab computers are primarily for use by MIT community members who are actively working with GIS or statistics software. They can be used to run processing tasks for an extended amount of time in certain circumstances. Follow these procedures:
The software listed below is installed on all GIS lab computers unless otherwise noted. Software is for use by the MIT Community only.
PhotoScan (computers #5 & #7) *new*
ENVI (computers #1 & #2) *new*
Stata (installed on all computers, but only two users at a time; look for the desktop icon, not in the start menu) *new*
Geolytics (computer #6)
Seven new computer workstations were installed in the GIS lab in August 2015. All require an MIT Athena login.