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Information and links to geospatial data and inteactive mapping websites and GIS related software

What is GIS

Geographic Information Systems

GIS consists of hardware, software and data working together to display multiple layers of vector, raster, and data files simultaneously to understand and visually solve geographical problems and provide new insights into answering questions about the human and natural world we inhabit.

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Esri's Virtual Campus has completely changed. It has been replaced by Esri's Self-Paced E-Learning website 

ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Pro are now part of the SU site license.

Contact the Maps/GIS Librarian for more information.


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Syracuse University
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Syracuse, NY 13244
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