Spatialite through Python on Windows

Introduction

Spatialite is an open source library that extends the SQLite core with spatial capabilities.

The library (and a lot of documentation) can be downloaded from gaia-gis

The purpose of this tutorial is to give a low-level introduction on how to use the library together with Python on Windows and to show examples for basic GIS operations.

Data Import

Here are some examples for importing data into a spatialite DB.