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Maps & Geospatial: Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Resources to discover GIS data, learn about GIS, and provide references for research.

Library Databases

Library Resources: Getting Start with the Catalog

Tips for searching the Catalog: Use the catalog and search by keyword, type in the your search term: “geographic information systems” and “keyword”.

Another way is to narrow by subject terms: geospatial

Library Resources: Getting started with Journals

Select GIS Journals to locate scholarly articles

  • Geographical Research
  • Geographical Review
  • GeoInformatica
  • International Journal of Geographical Information Science
  • Informational Journal of Health Geographics
  • Journal of Geographical Systems
  • The Geographical Journal
  • Transactions in GIS

Library Resources: Digital Terrain Analysis

World: LandScan Additional Resources