Introduction to GIS & Mapping

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 9:30am to 12:30pm

Building 7, 7-238 (GIS & Data Lab)
77 MASSACHUSETTS AVE, 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.

Register: https://libcal.mit.edu/event/4641436

The workshop will be held in the GIS & Data Lab, which is on the 1st floor of Rotch LIbrary (7-238).

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Website

https://libcal.mit.edu/event/4641436

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MIT Libraries
Contact Email

murack@mit.edu

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