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Getting started with GIS : a LITA guide

Author: Eva Dodsworth
Publisher: New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, ©2012.
Series: LITA guides, 18.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Dodsworth
ISBN: 9781555707750 1555707750
OCLC Number: 757717720
Description: xv, 183 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Background --
Web mapping --
Geographic Information system (GIS) technology --
GeoWeb 2.0 --
Geoliterate library professionals --
Geographic awareness and spatial literacy --
Web mapping applications --
Incorporate GeoWeb technology into library information literacy initiatives --
2. Geographic and GIS awareness in a Web 2.0 environment --
GIS and internet applications --
Online map resources and applications --
Static digital maps --
Basic interactive maps --
Personalized interactive maps --
Editable interactive maps --
Geospatial portals and data repositories --
Geosocial networking and mobile GIS --
Serendipitor --
ArcGIS --
Using GIS technology in libraries --
3. A guide to Web mapping applications : hands-on tutorials --
Online mapping application tutorials --
Interactive Government mapping applications --
U.S. Census Bureau American FactFinder --
Region of Waterloo GIS locator --
Editable mapping applications --
Google Earth --
Scribble Maps Pro --
Google Maps : my maps --
OpenStreetMap --
4. An introduction to GIS data and software --
GIS in libraries --
GIS data --
GIS software --
Esri's GIS software --
Open Source GIS --
Cloud-based GIS --
GIS software tutorials --
ArcGIS Explorer Desktop --
Esri's ArcGIS --
Quantum GIS (QGIS) version 1.6 --
5. Opening access to collections with geodigitization projects --
Distributing library content with map mashups --
Creating map mashups and geodigitizing library collections : tutorials --
Geocoding digital projects in Picasa --
Georeferencing collections --
Sharing geospatial resources in KML format --
6. Expanding and enhancing library services with GIS --
Embedding GIS into library services --
Incorporating GIS into library instruction programs --
Library instruction workshops --
Library activities and events --
Implementing GIS services in the library --
GIS staff training --
Glossary.
Series Title: LITA guides, 18.
Responsibility: Eva Dodsworth.

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