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Title: A Gentle Introduction to GIS
Url: http://www.geotechcenter.org/Resources/Resource-Center/Textbooks/A-Ge...
Creator: Dassau, O.
Sutton, M.
Sutton, T.
Publisher: GeoTech Center
Description: This page from the GeoTech Center provides a link to an introductory textbook on Geographic Information Systems, or GIS. The textbook is freely available online. The text covers a general introduction to GIS, vector data, vector attribute data, data capture, raster data, topology, coordinate reference systems, map production, vector spatial analysis (buffers) and spatial analysis (interpolation). The text is 99 pages long; users may navigate the content via handy links in the book's table of contents.
LC Classification: Technology -- Technology (General) -- Technical education. Technical schools
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Study and teaching. Research
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Geographic information systems
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- General works, treatises, and advanced textbooks
GEM Subject: Vocational Education -- Technology
Vocational Education -- Instructional issues
Social studies -- Geography
Science -- Technology
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Earth science
Key Concept: Geography -- Geographic information systems (GIS)
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2010-10-29
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Textbooks
Format: html
pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: DelMar College
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2012-09-26 12:11:17 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-12-14 09:49:39 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: GeoTech Center
Full Record Views: 81
Resource URL Clicks: 10
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