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Geographic Information Systems: GIS Software

GIS resources, tools, and assistance.

ArcGIS from Esri

ESRI is a large geospatial software company.  They have long been the industry leaders in providing geospatial analysis software.  Their products are not free. However you can enroll in free massive open online courses (MOOCs) with them and for the duration of the course have access to their software to work through the assignments. 

Software Options

This is by no means a comprehensive list.


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Kristen Adams

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I will be on leave during most of spring semester 2021. If you need anything when I’m out of the office, please contact the following people: Matt Benzing ( for MME or CPB; Ginny Boehme ( for GLG or GEO; or Kevin Messner ( for CHM.

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