How do I find the GLASS group site after creating a new account?

The GLASS group is hosted on, a geospatial data science gateway that delivers interactive scientific applications and tools and advanced computing power to a web browser. After you create a new account and log in to, you will land on your Dashboard. The quickest way to get to GLASS group: 

- Click on "MY GEO HUB" on the upper-left corner to go to MyGeoHub home page

- Click on the GLASS group


How do I join the GLASSNET group?

Go to the GLASSNET web site and click Request Membership at the upper-right corner.


How do I customize my Dashboard? 

This site is built on HUBzero, an open source scientific portal framework. You find plenty of help information on


How do I share a presentation or paper with the GLASSNET community?

Go to the Contribute a Resource page and click Get Started at the upper-right corner. You can also share your research with the GLASSNET Community by including your publication on our website and newsletter. Please e-mail


How do I share a software application on this site?

Take a look at HUBzero's documentation for tool developers and a tutorial on how to develop and publish a Jupiter Notebook tool is available here.


How do I publish a dataset and get a DOI on this site?

There are two ways to do it:

Option 1: follow the instructions here. Click on “Start publishing”. Since the dataset needs to be in a project, it would ask you to create a new project and then upload the data.

Option 2: If you already have a project or a group on the GeoHub, you can first upload the dataset to the project or create a new project under your group by clicking on "Project" at the left hand side bar of the group, then click “Add Project” and upload the dataset. After that, click on “Publications” at the left hand side bar on the project page and follow the directions.