Hours for Fall 2020
Tuesday - Thursday
8am to 5pm
Friday - Monday
Online Reference Services available Monday - Friday
9am to 9pm
GIS, or geographic information systems, are computer-based tools used to store, visualize, analyze, and interpret geographic data. Geographic data (also called spatial, or geospatial data) identifies the geographic location of features.
These data include anything that can be associated with a location on the globe, or more simply anything that can be mapped. For example, roads, country boundaries, and address are all types of spatial data.
In Political Science GIS is used to:
For more information please contact GIS Librarian Bryan Fuller at firstname.lastname@example.org or x1705