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Maps • Geospatial Centre

University of Waterloo Campus Data

Description:

This data resource shows detailed features on the University of Waterloo campus, for example, building footprints, roads and pathways, contours, drainage, vegetation and more. The complete list of features is provided below.  These data are complete to October 2012.

Benchmarks
Hydro Tower
Sidewalks
Bridges
New CLV Complex
Steps
Buildings
New STJ Parking
Storm Management Ponds
Cardboard Dumpsters
Playing Fields
Towers
Contours
Pond-Stream Water Management
 
Trail
Driveways
Railway
UTM Grid
Fences
Recycling Containers
UW Grid
Hydro Easements
Retaining Walls
 
Vegetation
E5_Parking
Roads
Water
ENG5_Footbridge
Sandbox Locations
 
Water Easements
Fences

Sanitation Containers

Hydro Easement
Service Tunnels

 

Spatial Reference and Data Type:

This dataset is available in UTM coordinates; horizontal datum is NAD83.  These data are stored as AutoCAD drawing files .DWG as well as Esri shapefiles.  

Data Access:

In order to access this data set, please visit the Geospatial Centre Reference Desk during reference hours.  Library reference staff are available to provide further information about these data sets and to deliver data upon request.

Use Restrictions/Licensing/Copyright:

This material is provided for academic, research, teaching, and personal use only. These data sets are available for free download from this site. The University of Waterloo should be acknowledged on any derivative product, such as a map or an image.

Citation:

The University of Waterloo [computer file]. Waterloo, Ontario: University of Waterloo Plant Operations, [2012].

Sample View of the Data:

UW Campus 2006

Southwest corner of UW Campus

, Library Assistant
October 26, 2012