Online Training Courses
Researchers new to GIS may benefit from these online training and educational materials.
- What is GIS? - an overview of GIS with links to more detail, by Esri.
- Free Training at Esri Virtual Campus - free training modules and workshops; many more classes offered for a fee.
- GIS Education - lists of online training and educational material.
- Guidelines For Using Rural-Urban Classification Systems for Public Health Assessment [PDF - 3.36 MB] - from the Washington State Dept of Health.
- Mathematics of Cartography - an introduction to the mathematics used in mapmaking, by Cynthia Lanius.