Boston Data Portal

The Boston Data Library and BostonMap

The Boston Data Portal makes publicly available the data products from BARI projects. The Data Portal is a key part of BARI’s efforts to collect and disseminate information that foster policy/research collaborations.

The Data Portal has two components: the Data Library and the Research Map.

BARI offers Data Portal trainings for community organizations. If you or your organization would like to attend or host a training, please email us at



Boston Data Library: Download data and documentation describing Boston from various sources. (Powered by the Dataverse at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University)

Boston Research Map: Visualize BARI data in our interactive map (powered by the Center for Geographic Analysis at Harvard University)

Boston Data Portal Training and the Data Consultant: View tutorials, attend a community training, or get in touch with the Data Consultant