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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

There are many GIS learning resources available to the public and those affiliated with Texas A&M University.

Some hints for getting started:

  • GIS refers to a suite of geospatial technology.
  • ArcGIS is one type of GIS software. ArcMap is one part of ArcGIS.
  • QGIS is another type of GIS software.