Spatial data, test data and spatial information sources

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Spatial data, test data and spatial information sources

Selected national and international data and information sources

Collins Bartholomew – commercial map datasets for UK, Europe and World, in MapInfo or ESRI SHP formats: www.collinsbartholomew.com/

GB Ordnance Survey: www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/

EDINA — Repository of UK Digital Mapping data and related resources (academic access): www.edina.ac.uk/

Eurostat – European statistics data library and mapping service: ec.europa.eu/eurostat

MAGIC — Repository of UK Environmental and related data: magic.defra.gov.uk/

NAVTEQ – Road navigation datasets for over 70 countries: www.here.com/en/navteq

United Nations data library (datasets by country on many variables and multiple time periods): data.un.org/

US Census Bureau: www.census.gov/geo/index.html

US Geological Survey: https://www.usgs.gov/

US National Spatial Data Infrastructure: www.fgdc.gov/nsdi/nsdi.html

US one-stop geoportal: https://www.data.gov/

World Bank: data.worldbank.org/

Transport planning and analysis

US Transportation Research Board: www.trb.org/

UK Transport Analysis Guidance (TAG): www.gov.uk/guidance/transport-analysis-guidance-webtag

Network analysis test datasets

TSPLIB: http://elib.zib.de/pub/mp-testdata/tsp/tsplib/tsplib.html

OR-LIBRARY: people.brunel.ac.uk/~mastjjb/jeb/info.html