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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Helpful tools

GIS Software in the library

Software at the Regenstein Library Map Collection:

  • ArcGIS for Desktop 10.6.1
  • ArcGIS Pro 2.2.0
  • ArcGIS Maps for Office (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • GeoDa
  • QGIS
  • Google Earth Pro
  • Adobe Creative Suite 5 (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • R & R Studio
  • Stata

Software at the GIS Hub in the Crerar Library has the software:

  • ​ArcGIS for Desktop 10.6.1
  • ArcGIS Pro 2.2.0
  • GeoDa
  • QGIS
  • Google Earth Pro

Accessing ArcGIS @ UChicago

ArcGIS is only compatible with Windows.

Free desktop GIS software

Web GIS

Popular online tools:

Programming libraries for creating web maps:

Need help choosing a GIS?

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Cecilia Smith
Contact:
Map Collection, Regenstein Library 370
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John Crerar Library 153
773-702-8761