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Map (Google)

Embed an interactive map in your page.

The component as it is first displayed on the page.

The component as it is first displayed on the page.

Using This Component

Add the component to the page. There is one tab.

Address: Enter the complete street address or GPS coordinates of a location to align the map; e.g. UB's North Campus is centered at 'Flint Entrance, Amherst, NY 14260' or GPS coordinates '43.001, -78.790'.

Map size: From the dropdown menu, select Large, Medium or Small.

Zoom level: From the dropdown menu, select a value. A lower Zoom level value shows more of the surrounding area.

Screenshot of Map component dialogue box.

How To Find UB Building Coordinates

1. Use UB's Google Map to search for campus buildings: 
  http://www.buffalo.edu/home/visiting-ub/CampusMaps/maps.html

2. In the floating sidekick, select the building you are seeking (e.g. Crofts Hall).

3. The map will then display your building, with a blue arrow icon.

UB's Google Maps. Find a building in the Locations dropdown (e.g. Crofts Hall).

UB's Google Maps. Find a building in the Locations dropdown (e.g. Crofts Hall).

4. Click the icon and a dialog box will appear.

5. At the top of the dialog box you will see GPS coordinates for that building.

UB's Google Maps. The dialog box for Crofts Hall is shown, including its description and GPS coordinates.

UB's Google Maps. The dialog box for Crofts Hall is shown, including its description and GPS coordinates.

Restrictions

None.

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See an Example:

Example of a Map Component.

Example of a Map Component (not interactive).

Last Reviewed:

September 21, 2016

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