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Title: A Gentle Introduction to GIS PDF
Url: http://download.osgeo.org/qgis/doc/manual/qgis-1.0.0_a-gentle-gis-intr...
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: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- General works, treatises, and advanced textbooks
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Geographic information systems
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Study and teaching. Research
Technology -- Technology (General) -- Technical education. Technical schools
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Vocational Education -- Technology
Social studies -- Geography
Vocational Education -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Geography -- Geographic information systems (GIS)
Date Issued: 2010-10-29
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Instructional Material -- Textbook
Format: Document -- PDF
Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Vocational/Professional Development Education
Language: English
Rights: DelMar College
Access Rights: Free access
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: GeoTech Center
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Resource URL Clicks: 10
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