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Geographic Information Systems (GIS): MIT Geodata Repository

About the Geodata Repository

The MIT Geodata Repository provides easy access to a large amount of data held by MIT GIS Services. Access the data using GeoWeb, an online interface to search for and download data from MIT and partner institutions (some data from partners may not be available to download).

Data Types

MIT GIS Services maintains an international collection of GIS datasets covering a variety of information types, including:

  • US and foreign census data
  • Elevation
  • Transportation
  • Hydrography (water)
  • Administrative boundaries
  • Building outlines
  • Parcel/tax lot boundaries with detailed assessor property data
  • Land use/ land cover
  • Demographics
  • Aerial photography