Data sources for GIS

In this post, I will store [updated] links to different sources of GIS data. This collection may vary according to my works, but it will mainly contain data about EU, UK and Spain.


British Government’s data

Ordnance Survey Open Data

British Geological Survey. OpenGeoscience

Scottish Spatial Data Infrastructure

Scottish Natural Heritage

Edinburgh Council Open Data


Spanish Government Open Data

National Center for Geographic Information

Junta de Castilla-La Mancha Open Data


Eurostat GISCO. Administrative boundaries, infrastructure and land cover


UNESCO Institute for Statistics

Global administrative areas

University of Pennsylvania international GIS database


Federal government’s open data site