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Digital Mapping

Resource guide for students and faculty interested in using GIS technology for digital projects using historical or current data

What if I don't have ArcGIS?

Although ArcGIS is the industry standard for GIS projects, it is costly and only available for computers operating with Windows. See below for popular open-source GIS programs, accessible to both Windows and Mac OS users.

CartoDB

Mapbox

Mapbox

Mapbox allows a multitude of file uploads for easy web mapping and has many API extension possiblities.

QGIS

MapWindow GIS

WorldMap