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NEW! Geographic Information Systems Certificate

The School of Liberal Studies & Continuing Education is happy to begin offering a professional certificate in Geographic Information Systems this fall 2015.

Geospatial technologies are a part of our everyday lives. 62 more words

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Harnessing Big Data with GIS Technology

From that simple social media post you make; blogs your friend write; sales and purchase records in  our supermarkets and stores; medical records to mobile phone GPS  streams, mobile money and bank usage data; satellite sensors used to collect data on climate, land-use/ land-cover captured images among others. 683 more words


GIS Data QA/QC with ARcGIS Data Reviewer

In this week’s Into-the-ArcGIS-System Series we take a look at GIS Data Quality Assessment/ Quality Control (QA/QC) with the ArcGIS Data Reviewer Extension. This is one of the tools that GIS Data managers should befriend to help improve the quality and integrity of their data. 632 more words


Edge Effects and Connectivity in Landscape Ecology

The the way the landscape is seen from your perspective or mine is likely similar, yet not quite the same, and still our interactions with this landscape are completely different from that of a wolf or a bird or a plant or microbe. 706 more words


GIS shapefile resources


UK shapefiles for various administrative geographies can be easily obtained from UK Data Service Census Support boundary data pages, and most use the permissive… 223 more words