Creating GeoJSON for OpenIndexMaps

A workshop held at Geo4LibCamp, February 3, 2020, 1:30-4:30pm by Keith Jenkins, GIS Librarian at Cornell University

In this workshop, we’ll learn how to use QGIS to create OpenIndexMaps GeoJSON files that can be used in GeoBlacklight (GBL) to provide access to a series of maps or other datasets.

Download the data for this workshop here:

We’ll start with a bit of background information about:

Then we’ll work through various scenarios: