The GIS 20: Essential Skills

The GIS 20: Essential Skills

by Gina Clemmer

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How can you quickly begin applying GIS to your work?

The GIS 20: Essential Skills, third edition, presents step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and practical tips on how to perform the top 20 skills needed to successfully use a geographic information system (GIS). These skills include finding and editing data, querying GIS maps, creating reports, and sharing and publishing maps.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781589485136
Publisher: Esri Press
Publication date: 01/22/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 180
Sales rank: 1,042,963
File size: 15 MB
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Age Range: 12 - 18 Years

About the Author

Gina Clemmer, president of the research and training company New Urban Research Inc., has trained thousands of new GIS users from across the US. Clemmer holds a master's degree in urban planning from the University of Iowa.

Table of Contents

A note to the reader
Chapter 1: Downloading shapefiles and using essential ArcMap tools
Chapter 2: Creating basic maps and layouts
Chapter 3: Projecting shapefiles
Chapter 4: Preparing data for ArcMap
Chapter 5: Joining data to maps
Chapter 6: Creating thematic maps
Chapter 7: Working with data tables
Chapter 8: Address mapping
Chapter 9: Creating a categorical map
Chapter 10: GPS point mapping
Chapter 11: Editing
Chapter 12: Creating attribute queries
Chapter 13: Creating location queries
Chapter 14: Using geoprocessing tools
Chapter 15: Creating geodatabases
Chapter 16: Joining boundaries
Chapter 17: Working with aerial photography
Chapter 18: Creating reports
Chapter 19: Sharing work
Chapter 20: Publishing maps

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