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GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS Pro 2.6

GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS Pro 2.6

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Updated for use with ArcGIS® Pro 2.6

GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS Pro 2.6 is the introductory workbook for learning geographic information systems with ArcGIS Pro, the premier professional desktop geographic information system (GIS) application from Esri. Rooted in the science of geography, GIS is a framework for gathering, managing, and analyzing data using map visualizations and location intelligence. Using ArcGIS Pro for these tasks allows you to understand complex data with the leading GIS software that many businesses, organizations, and institutions use every day.

Designed for use in classrooms or for self-learners, GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS Pro 2.6 delves into GIS concepts and hands-on lessons in every chapter for an easy-to-follow guide for learning GIS and ArcGIS Pro. Using proven teaching methods, this book shows you how to make maps, create and analyze spatial data, and manage operational systems with GIS. Step-by-step exercises use ArcGIS Pro along with ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS StoryMaps, ArcGIS Dashboards, and ArcGIS Collector, plus "Your Turn" sections where you reinforce what you learned using real-world data. Free downloadable video lectures and lecture slides covering the entire book are also available for everyone. 

Written by the authors of the top-selling GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook, GIS Tutorial for Health, and GIS Tutorial for Crime Analysis books, GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS Pro 2.6 serves as a complete resource for learning and teaching ArcGIS Pro in GIS projects.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781589485891
Publisher: Esri Press
Publication date: 09/08/2020
Series: GIS Tutorials
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 448
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Wilpen (Wil) Gorr is professor emeritus of public policy and management information systems at the School of Public Policy and Management, H. John Heinz III College, Carnegie Mellon University, where he taught and researched GIS applications. He was chairman of the school’s Master of Science in Public Policy and Management degree program.

Kristen Kurland is a professor of architecture, information systems, and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College and School of Architecture, where she teaches GIS, BIM, CAD, 3D visualization, and enterprise data analytics. Her research focuses on interdisciplinary collaborations related spatial analysis of health, the built environment, and smart cities.

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Acknowledgments ix

Part 1 Using, making, and sharing maps 1

Chapter 1 The ArcGIS platform 3

Chapter 2 Map design 43

Chapter 3 Map outputs for GIS projects 75

Part 2 Working with spatial data 111

Chapter 4 File geodatabases 113

Chapter 5 Spatial data 147

Chapter 6 Geoprocessing 177

Chapter 7 Digitizing 209

Chapter 8 Geocoding 239

Part 3 Applying advanced GIS technologies 257

Chapter 9 Spatial analysis 259

Chapter 10 Raster GIS 293

Chapter 11 3D GIS 325

Part 4 Managing operational systems with GIS 369

Chapter 12 Operations management with GIS: Graffiti Mapping System 371

Chapter 13 Operations management with GIS: Graffiti Removal System 401

Data source credits 431

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