Thanks for celebrating GIS Day with us!

Presentations and notes will be posted next to the corresponding entry on the full agenda.

Welcome to GIS at UD!

UD community members have been working with GIS for over 25 years.  Today, GIS is used in some way in most colleges and departments on campus. Support for GIS at UD is sponsored by units in the Library and Information Technologies.

News & Events

2017 Federal GIS Conference Student Assistantship

Esri is looking for interns for their Federal User Conference in Washington DC, Feb 12-14, 2017. This is “a chance to hone your GIS skills and network with Esri staff and other professionals in the industry”. These student assistantships are open to graduate students and in fourth-year undergraduate students. Applications are DUE DEC 15, 2016

Esri Federal User Conference is among Best Government Conferences of 2017. It’s a great experience offering access to the technical sessions and social events. BTW, Thursday night networking social is at the museum!

Additional info on the conference http://www.esri.com/events/federal
Additional info on the assistantship http://www.esri.com/careers/main/job-detail?jobID=6097&term=Short%20Term&jobtype=Assistantship&location=DC&capath=&loc=&jsearch=

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Upcoming GIS Workshops

Getting Started with ArcGIS Online

This workshop will introduce participants to Geographic Information Systems and teach them how to make a map online and add data to it. Cloud-based ArcGIS Online makes it easy to add one’s data to a map and share it widely. Sponsored by the IT Client Support & Services Department and the Library

Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Time: 9:30am – 11:30am
Location: Smith Hall, Room 010
Presented by: Olena Smith (IT-CSS) and John Stevenson (Morris Library)
Register: http://udel.libcal.com/event/2657923

Getting Started with ArcGIS for Desktop

This workshop will teach participants how to create maps using ArcGIS for Desktop, a powerful mapping and analysis tool available in several labs on campus. Users will learn to navigate around the mapping application (ArcMap), map an area and add data to it. ArcGIS for Desktop offers many options for exporting images suitable for use as posters or in publications. Sponsored by the IT Client Support & Services Department and the Library.

 Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2016 Time: 9:30am – 11:30am
Location: Smith Hall, Room 010
Presented by: Olena Smith (IT-CSS) and John Stevenson (Morris Library)
Register: http://udel.libcal.com/event/2657928

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