Meeting the Global Sustainable Development Goals on a Changing Planet with Limited Land and Water Resources

Getting started

 Getting Started with GLASS


All published content from the GLASS project, including papers, presentations, videos and other material, can be accessed publicly.  You will need to sign up for a free account in order to run any tools or access courses. Your account on will enable you to access various shared resources, including image processing and visualization tools and high performance computing systems. 

For a quick introduction of the GLASS project, check out this video from the director of the GLASS project.


Sign up for a free account and start running SIMPLE-G and other tools!

Explore open access data publications such as Historical Irrigation Dataset and use it in your research!

Run SIMPLE-G, AgMIP Data Aggregator and other GLASS tools online using the GLASS modeling and computation framework.



Learn to design your own project with SIMPLE and SIMPLE-G by taking our interdisciplinary online course!

Join the GLASS community by being a member of the GLASS.

Share your research and tools with the community!



More information on the resources and features of the GLASS web site is available here.