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Geographic Information Systems (GIS): Home

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ArcGIS @ UCI

UCI OIT Virtual Computer Labs

Stanford Map Collection Database

What is a Geographic Information System (GIS)

"A Geographic Information System (GIS) is a computer system used to capture, manage and display geographically referenced information. GIS provides the ability to: visualize where places or features are in proximity to each other, observe patterns in their distribution, and analyze change and relationships in the form of maps and reports."  DataLB 

East View's LandScan Global Population Database*

Platforms

Natural Earth Data

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Brian Williams
Contact:
Langson Library 106
brian.williams@uci.edu
949.824.0473