New FGDL Website

The Florida Geographic Data Library has a new and improved website! Visit today to explore and download FGDL data.

Black Thursday

Nikesha Medard’s story map commemorates Black Thursday (April 15, 1971), when the Black Student Union organized a sit-in at the University of Florida’s Tigert Hall.

Data Highlight: Historic Aerial Imagery

Data Highlight: Historic Aerial Imagery – Explore the University of Florida Map & Imagery Library’s extensive collection of historic aerial images, uploaded to ArcGIS Online by the GeoPlan Center

University of Florida GeoPlan Center

The Geo-Facilities Planning and Information Research Center, or GeoPlan Center, was established in 1984 as a response to local and statewide needs for a teaching and research environment in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The Center is affiliated with the Department of Urban and Regional Planning, in the University of Florida's College of Design, Construction and Planning. See below to learn about our current projects.
Florida Geographic Data Library (FGDL)
Geospatial data for all. Online library of free and standardized digital geospatial data for Florida
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Efficient Transportation Decision Making (ETDM)
Environmental streamlining, coordination, and data integration for transportation planning
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Signal Four Analytics
Crash mapping and analysis system for law enforcement, traffic engineering, and transportation planning
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Sea Level Scenario Sketch Planning Tool
Data and tools for visualizing and identifying sea level rise impacts to Florida's transportation system
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Florida 2070
Envisioning Florida's landscape, land use, and water consumption in the year 2070
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Military Grid Reference System (MGRS)
A framework for global data collection, management, visualization, and analysis
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Geospatial Services

In addition to funded research projects, the GeoPlan Center engages in teaching and service for the University.
Get access to GIS software for educational, research, and institutional purposes. The University of Florida has a campus site license for ESRI ArcGIS software, which is available to UF faculty, researchers, staff, and students. The...
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Online GIS Certificate
Learn spatial analysis techniques from the comfort of your own home. Our certificate program is completely online. Let’s CONNECT University of Florida Online Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems for Urban & Regional Planners The UF...
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Tap into the range of GIS expertise and consulting skills offered by the team at the GeoPlan Center to see how geospatial work can enhance your project. The GeoPlan Center provides expertise for geospatial projects,...
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