CSDS supports educational opportunities to make spatial methods and data accessible for students, teachers, and researchers:

Online Lectures

You can access Luc Anselin's lectures about topics such as spatial autocorrelation, spatial regression or point pattern analysis on our YouTube channel and Wistia channel.

UChicago Courses 


Get an overview of the courses taught by Luc Anselin, Marynia Kolak, and Kevin Credit and other members of the Committee on Geographical Sciences at UChicago.

    NEW GIScience Minor
    NEW GIScience Concentration in MAPSS Program
GeoDa Tutorials Screen Shot 2019-01-25 at 2.36.25 PM.png Learn GeoDa by following Luc Anselin's workbook chapters. Data for these tutorials are available here.
Spatial R Tutorials Screen Shot 2019-01-25 at 1.44.23 PM_0.png Walk through key spatial packages in R with these R tutorials by Luc Anselin, Angela Li and Marynia Kolak.