Data Access and Use

This page contains resources for how to access, cite, and use GLOBE Observer data.


Visualize and Retrieve GLOBE Data


GLOBE Data User Guide



Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program, date data was accessed,



Mapping, analyzing, and communicating citizen science data in ArcGIS Online,, 9 September 2019. YouTube video.

How to Download Dust Observations Reported through GLOBE,, 19 August 2019. Includes Python script.

Retrieve and Visualize Your Data, Tutorials and videos.


GLOBE Data Fundamentals: Training 1, webinar presented on 31 October 2019.

Download the presentation slides and the questions and answers document.

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Map the latest GLOBE cloud, mosquito, land cover, and tree height observations.


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