Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
GIS Services / Data Sites at institutions with WAML members
- Arizona State University
- Stanford Earthworks
- University of British Columbia - LibGuide
- University of California Santa Barbara
- University of Oregon
- University of Victoria - LibGuide
- University of Washington - Most WAGDA data is restricted to campus users
State and Provincial Data Portals
- British Columbia
- New Mexico
Current Literature on GIS in Libraries - from McMaster University Libraries Lloyd Reeds Map Collection.
Metadata for Geospatial Data
Metadata Primer for Map Librarians - from MAGIRT.
GeoNetwork Catalog and metadata authoring tool.
OpenGeoMetadata - Metadata corpora and software tools for OpenGeoPortal installations.
Desktop Software Systems
QGIS Free and Open Source desktop GIS system. Windows, Mac, and Linux versions
Esri ArcGIS Version history - from wikipedia