Introduction to GIS & Mapping
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Building 14, 14N-132
160 MEMORIAL DR, Cambridge, MA 02139
Learn the basics of visualizing geographic information and creating your own maps in a Geographic Information System (GIS). We will introduce open source and proprietary mapping and GIS software options and let attendees choose to work through exercises using ESRI ArcGIS (proprietary) and/or Quantum GIS (QGIS) (open source). Learn how to read and interpret maps and data and use basic cartography principles to create maps that can be used in reports and presentations.
The session will be offered twice. Register for one date.
Register for 1/16: https://libcal.mit.edu/event/4813465
Register for 1/22: https://libcal.mit.edu/event/4813466