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Data Users

Learn how to find, appraise, crop and access data on any Koordinates site.

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Find & export data

In this guide, we give a quick introduction to the process of finding and exporting a single data layer on Koordinates. If you wish to export multiple data layers, visit Find and Export Multiple Data Layers

This guide is intended for first-time users. For a more detailed introduction, read the rest of our Getting Started guides—or dive further into our support documentation.

1

Enter your search term

The first thing you need to do is enter a term in the search bar at the top of the screen and click Search

2

Filter your results

Use the search filters to browse your results. These include Region and Source.

3

Select your data

Click the thumbnail image or title for your chosen data layer. 

If you wish to export multiple data layers, click 'Add to Collection.'

4

Crop your data

Once you have explored your dataset, you may decide you only want to download a small part of it. 

To crop your data, first click on the small map at the top of your collection pane on the right of your screen. 

Then, click on the small, squarish icon on your map. This will enable you to select a smaller section of your chosen dataset.

5

Select Export

6

Choose your format

A pop-up screen will present you with a range of download options, including GIS, CAD, Google Earth KML, PDF and XML data formats. You'll also be able to see the licensing terms for your chosen dataset.

7

Select payment option

You will then be given the option to pay on a per-export basis, or subscribe for unlimited data exports. 

8

Click Export

If you haven't registered for Koordinates, you'll be asked to sign up for a Koordinates ID. After signing in you'll be able to create your export.

Once your export is ready, you'll receive an email with a link to a ZIP file.