Past Workshops

Introduction to GIS using ArcGIS

Date & Time: Monday, May 23, 2016, 09:00am–11:00am
Location: UCSB Library Collaboratory
(2nd floor on the mountain side near the courtyard entrance, map)
Description: No prior knowledge of GIS is necessary to attend. This is a 2-hour introduction to digital spatial data in which you will learn to:

  • Visualize spatial data in a geographic information system
  • Explore different ArcGIS tools for spatial analysis, including overlay analysis and choropleth mapping
  • Identify 7 common file formats used with spatial data
  • Learn about data resources available to you at the UCSB Library
  • Produce a map to print or share online

Laptop Introduction to ArcGIS Pro

Date & Time: Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 11:00am–1:00pm
Location: UCSB Library Collaboratory
(2nd floor on the mountain side near the courtyard entrance, map)
Description: ArcGIS Pro, the newest application included with ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop, is designed to help GIS professionals complete their projects and share their results more quickly and easily than ever before. With its modern ribbon interface and tight integration of 2D and 3D capabilities, ArcGIS Pro will streamline the way you do your GIS work.
Instructor: Song Gao

Laptop Installation of ArcGIS Desktop

Date & Time: Friday, January 22, 2016, 1:00–5:00 pm
Location: UCSB Library Collaboratory
(2nd floor on the mountain side near the courtyard entrance, map)
Description: Hands-on tutorial on installing Esri ArcGIS Software
Instructor: Song Gao

Last modified: March 7, 2017