Community Open Access Resources

On the right, you will find a range of datasets, models, animations to download. All are Creative Commons “Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International” license, unless otherwise stated in the Readme/License file. 



  • Southeast Asia Ophiolites
  • Carbonate Platforms
  • Volcanic Plume Products

PPts and Animations

  • GPlates Short Course PowerPoint with animations
  • Plate reconstruction animations
  • Mantle flow animations

Mantle Flow

  • Dynamic Topography
  • 3D Volume



  • GPlates – Gondwana reconstruction
  • GPlates – Kinematics
  • Mantle plume kitchen experiment