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Geographic Information Systems/Science

This is a library resource guide for GIS.There are several departments on campus which use GIS. They include but are not limited to Geography, Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, History, Biological Sciences and Economics.


The Library collection includes several types of manuals and tutorials. Look for them in the call number range G 70.2 through G 70.4 in Berry Level 4. The manuals give step by step instructions in using the software, while the tutorials provide data and scenarios to help solve particular problems or questions. The following subject search for "arcgis" in the online catalog will lead you to various resources for the software. You must have the software installed to take full advantage of the tutorials or manuals.

Basic Instruction Manuals

Looking to get started with ArcGIS? I can recommend one or all of the books listed below.


Other instructional manual(s)