GIS Links: Learning GIS

GIS.com General information about GIS & spatial data. A good, basic introduction to the technology. http://www.gis.com/

Trimble GPS: An excellent tutorial on GPS technology, including illustration and Flash animation. Shockwave player is required to view the tutorial. http://www.trimble.com/gps/

ESRI Training and Education page offers lots of free online resources, in addition to the instructor led and Virtual Campus courses. Be sure to click on "My Training" and check out free modules available on the Virtual Campus. http://training.esri.com/gateway/index.cfm

The Geographer’s Craft Project, Department of Geography, The University of Colorado at Boulder: This is a collection of illustrated readings and notes to accompany college GIS courses. Links to some of these readings are included below; you can access the entire collection by clicking here. http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/notes.html

Cartographic Communication developed by Kenneth E. Foote and Shannon Crum, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1995.

Aerial Photography & Remote Sensing developed by Shannon Crum, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1995.

Database Concepts developed by Kenneth E. Foote and Donald J. Huebner, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1996.

Error, Accuracy, and Precision developed by Kenneth E. Foote and Donald J. Huebner, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1995.

Ethical Issues in Electronic Information Systems developed by Margaret Lynch, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1994.

Geodetic Datum Overview developed by Peter H. Dana, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1995.

Map Projection Overview developed by Peter H. Dana, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1995.

Global Positioning System Overview developed by Peter H. Dana, Department of Geography, University of Texas at Austin, 1994.

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