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News & Events

August 8: GIS Coffee Hour

On Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:30 am in Pearson Hall room 304 (Studio C) Dr. Jay Hodny, GIS Technician for the City of Newark, will give a presentation titled Police and Public Crowdsource Reporting – A 2017 Esri SAG Award Winner. Jay’s presentation will...

April 11: GIS Coffee Hour

On Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 10:30 to 12:00 am in Pearson Hall room 305 (Studio B) the State of Delaware GIS will be presenting an OverView of FirstMap enterprise GIS. This meeting is open to all (students are welcome!). More specifically they will address: what's...

Days until UD's GIS Day Celebration!








Software Announcements

Important changes to Esri ArcGIS licensing at UD

    Beginning January 2017 there will be a new ArcGIS Desktop License Server. If you are connected to the old license server your software will no longer function. To avoid any interruption in service submit the “Request for Service - IT Software Licenses” webform and...


Quantum GIS is our recommendation for an open source GIS package.  It wraps Grass functionality and includes many native tools and plugins as well.  Here is our writeup on the topic. .. and in the appendix are GIS functions with their associated plugins and...

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