Welcome to the Intro GIS for Urban and Environmental Analysis wiki. This is your main portal for course materials. This course will focus on introducing students to the use of geographic information systems in the urban/suburban/metropolitan environment.
This course meets Tuesday/Thursday 12noon-1:15pm, GIS Lab, Tisch Library (follow the signs for the Map Room)
Instructor: Barbara Parmenter
Office: 72 Professors Row
Instructor's GIS Lab Hours:
- Mondays 2-3:30pm
- Tuesday/Thursday 1:15-2:15
- and by appointment.
Teaching assistant: Abi Vladeck
Abi's Lab Hours: to be announced
(note: the schedule may be updated as needed so please check back regularly)
A GIS resource guide - data sources, tip sheets, tutorials, and application examples
Data Sources - from the Greater Boston GIS Teaching Allicance (GISTA)
Data catalog sites and data by topic - feel free to suggest data resources you find!