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Nature of Geographic Information Systems

Nature of Geographic Information Systems

The purpose of this text is to promote understanding of the Geographic Information Science and Technology enterprise (GIS&T, also known as “geospatial”).

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  • Chapter 1: Data and Information
  • Chapter 2: Scales and Transformations
  • Chapter 3: Census Data and Thematic Maps
  • Chapter 4: TIGER,Topology and Geocoding
  • Chapter 5: Land Surveying and GPS
  • Chapter 6: National Spatial Data Infrastructure I
  • Chapter 7: National Spatial Data Infrastructure II
  • Chapter 8: Remotely Sensed Image Data
  • Chapter 9: Integrating Geographic Data


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