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Intro to GIS: ArcGIS

This workshop will introduce basic concepts of geographic information systems (GIS), including hands-on training to getting you started with a GIS project.

Software Used: Esri ArcGIS for Desktop

Topics

This workshop covers:

  • projection and coordinate systems
  • transforming tabular into spatial data
  • creating color-coded maps
  • conducting basic spatial analysis
  • types of and best practices to manage spatial data

Before you come

This workshop is designed for attendees who have the following:

  • a Yale NetID to use lab machines
  • basic experience with the Windows OS

Please email gis_reference@mailman.yale.edu with any questions about this workshop.

Related LibGuide: Geographic Information Systems at Yale by Miriam Olivares

Date:
Friday, September 21, 2018
Time:
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
17 Hillhouse: Library classroom, 07
Campus:
Central Campus
Categories:
  Center for Science and Social Science Information (CSSSI)     Data     GIS & Geospatial Workshops     Science     Social Science  
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Miriam Olivares