- has AGIS for Windows (Shareware) : a mapping and simple
GIS shareware package for Windows 3.x/95/NT which is an
easy to use data display tool. A large number of map and
data layers are possible, new symbols can be added by the
user, a number of projections are supported including
polar, distances can be measured on-screen, cursor
position is constantly updated, everything is
configurable and high resolution (publication quality)
images can be cut from AGIS and pasted into popular
packages such as MS Word.
Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing - Where
has this site goes to ? *scratch head* There are more
acronyms here than can be found in a bowl of alphabet
soup. Specialists will undoubtedly be able to interpret
them. Basically, it's a guide to remote sensing and
geographic information systems sources available on the
Web. Posted by three U.S. scientists.
A M Productions
Inc. - comprehensive GIS & Remote Sensing Video
Library related to GIS , GPS, Mapping, Cartography,
Environmental Modelling, Photogrammetry, Remote
Sensing, GIS Applications and the Internet ...
GEOGRAPHICS Applied Geographics, Inc. (AGI) is a
certified woman owned environmental and geographic
information systems consulting firm located in Boston,
Massachusetts. AGI was formed to provide full, high
quality GIS services to the public and private sectors.
ARD Inc. - Associates
in Rural Development, Inc. provides consulting services
in GIS, GPS, remote sensing, information systems, natural
resources, agriculture, and international development.
Laboratory's MaD Browser, a Map and Data Web browser
that works (from ANL). A unique mapplet for interactive
map/database viewing. Works with any Java-enabled browser
and uses no pluggins.
BADGER - the
(San Francisco) Bay Area Digital Geo-Resource Project is
part of NASA's effort to promote public use of earth
science data. Data includes Landsat, DRG, DLG and DOQ
imagery, with more coming on-line all the time.
Geographics Inc. - GPS surveying, GIS development,
and mapping company servicing Colorado's geographical
SOCIETY OF CARTOGRAPHERS (SoC) is a U.K. site created
by Cartographers for Cartographers. It is a U.K. based
society with members worldwide, focusing mainly on the
practical aspects of the profession. The website contains
details of the Society, its activites and publications.
Some highlights of the SoC site are : Abstracts from the
SoC BULLETIN, Information in relation to the SoC ANNUAL
SUMMER SCHOOL, How to subscribe to the CARTO-SoC mailing
list, Reviews and demos of CARTOGRAPHIC / MAPPING
SOFTWARE, Links to CARTOGRAPHIC EDUCATION establishments,
Details of Cartographic VACANCIES, and Links to other
ESRI Canada -
Official Canadian Distributor of ESRI, world leader in
Geographic Information System technology. Resources
include GIS products, training, support, partner program,
user groups, free software, demos, etc.
Etak Home Page -
offers a home page with information on car navigation
systems and digital map products and technology.
- the European Umbrella Organisation for GIS; include
directories to geographic and thematic databases; its
mission includes promoting, stimulating, encouraging and
supporting the development of geographic information and
technology use at the European level.
Geowissenschaften - You had better sprecken a lot of
Deutsch to click here: An Austrian group of four physical
geography institutes comprise this site, written entirely
Federal Geographic Data
Committee (U.S.) - FGDC is
responsible for coordinating the survey, mapping and
spatial data activities of various federal agencies and
promoting the Spatial Data Transfer Standard (SDTS).
Includes links to all the U.S. National Spatial Data
Infrastructure (NSDI) sites.
- City, Massachusetts, USA. - includes FREE GIS data on
land parcels, zoning, building footprints, etc. Also,
information on its use of cable modems to distribute the
use of GIS to its other buildings beyond City Hall.
Florida - Lots of
vector & raster data for the state of Florida.
A GALAXY OF MAPS
- It sells more than 20,000 maps, globes and atlases.
From local street finder atlases to detailed wall maps of
the world, to an 8- by 13-foot wallpaper mural of the
world... A Galaxy of Maps sells them all !
GAMO Ltd. - A
Slovakia company creating complete GIS projects
(analysis, particular applications, digitizing,
connecting with databases, data conversion ... etc)
Delivery over the Internet, or on CD-ROM, if requested.
Genasys II Inc. -
an innovative software company specializing in designing,
developing and supporting integrated GIS solutions.
Genasys has developed GIS software for applications in
all levels of government, planning and resource
Inc. - The premiere GIS software engineering and
consulting firm providing applications development,
project management, and consulting services to utility,
telecommunication, and business sectors.
provides technical graphics products and services,
including digitizing, raster to vector conversion,
drafting, GIS integration, illustration and digital image
manipulation, and the Mexico INEGI maps in digital
Inc. - describes Geolineus, a metadata management
system for ARC/INFO. Also good explanation of 3-D map
design, technical papers about metadata and GIS data
processing. Provides Software, researh and consulting
P/L - Developing online services for interactive
access to geographic information
Quiz/Contest - The creator of this quiz, a Prodigy
subscriber, freeely admits that the goal for this page is
to have fun and educate the world. That, and to be
mentioned on the "Cyberscope" page of Newsweek.
Every 2 or 3 days a new geography question will be posted
along with the answer of the previous day's question.
at The Mining Company - geography resources with
annotated links to maps and geographical information
about every country and continent for research, reports,
Geo Job Source
- International listing of career opportunities in
the spatial data professions free to review at any
time. GJS also posts resumes and provides links to
professional associations around the world.
Systems, Inc. (GPS) - specializes in providing
instruments and supplies used for measuring, marking, and
positioning. Worldwide marketing to private and public
organizations that are involved in surveying,
engineering, mapping, and construction.
offer a wide variety of GIS and GPS products, data,
training and consulting.
- this project aims to examine the networking of spatial
information. Further information (including the mailing
list message archive) is available from the U.S.
Bureau of the Census. For the field of Geographic
Information Retrieval (GIR). Its mission is to study
methods and approaches to making digital geographic data
and information more easily accessible to GIS researchers
and the general public. The pagemeisters are trying to
establish a system where geographical information and
data is more readily available to a wider audience. They
have general information, data archives and quite a few
- International Research Group on Geographic Information
and Multicriteria Decision Analysis (GIMDA); based in the
Department of Geography at the University of Western
Ontario. It is dedicated to interdisciplinary research on
Geographic Information and Multicriteria Decision Making
Analysis at an international level.
GIS Data Depot
is an exciting web data superstore for GIS professionals.
The GIS Data Depot enables you to create custom data CDs
from a catalog of over one million domestic and
international data sets, including nearly all digitally
available USGS 24K, 100K, 250K quadrangles, numerous
statewide datasets, DEMs, DRGs, DOQQs, and satellite
imagery. Most of the vector data is available in
E00, SHP, MIF, DXF, or DLG SDTS format with the raster
data being either TIFF or JPEG format.
Dictionary - (U. of Edinburg & Association for
Frequently Asked Questions and General Info List - A
well-organized and comprehensive site where you'll learn
that GIS stands for Geographic Information Systems and
that such systems are designed to work with data
referenced by spatial or geographic coordinates. Stop by
to learn a lot more about such things, or to peruse the
administrativa of the various GIS groups on the Net.
supports the GIS industry by doing something for people
globally. We allow you to post, edit, or delete
your resume or your company's classified ad using our
online forms. The GISjobs.com mailing list will
automatically email you whenever an classified ad or
resume matches your unique requirements.
GIS home page. - Geographical Resources Analysis
Support Systems is developed by the U.S. army, this
software package helps with management of many different
map elements. Designed for army environmental planners
and land managers, it is also available to the general
public, and may be of great help in civic planning.
Harvard Design &
Mapping Co. (HDM) - provides GIS services (including
application development), software and data worldwide;
specialises in ArcInfo, MapInfo and Intergraph.
Associates - an information systems consulting firm
offering a full range of system analysis, design,
development and implementation services. We have
extensive experience in both conventional and
spatial/temporal database projects employing a variety of
relational and object-oriented development environments.
HSI GeoTrans -
a Tetra Tech
Company specializing in groundwater software products: SiteGIS
- a MapInfo environmental data management system, ModelGIS-
a ARC/INFO interface to the USGS groundwater model
Developers, Inc. - provide GIS design and
implementation services based on ESRI products. ISD
produces commercial GIS applications, including
Geo-GUIDE, Geo-STORM and LabelEase. Trial versions of
these products are available for download from this web
- an aerial photography and custom digital imagery
company with MAPMart
selling full range of USGS products, as well as scanning,
mosaicing, and data conversion services for users of all
types of GIS systems.
International - digital data include color raster
geo-referenced topo maps, 3D vector contours, DEMs and
Surveying Information Page - Headlined "the
world's second oldest profession," this site leads
to a wide landscape of surveying sites and information,
from definitions to government data to other surveying
sites. From an Illinois land surveying and civil
Surveyor Reference Page - George Washington did it.
Mason and Dixon did it. We're talking land surveying, and
if you want to do it too, transit to this source of
reference materials useful in the practice. It's on the
LAS Inc. - GIS company
marketing GRASSLAND, based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
produces Object-Oriented GIS and Mapping software.
International Inc. - LGI is the leader in the
development of package enabled process improvement tools
for business and government. These solutions are designed
to incorporate the best practices and standards for each
industry sector. By implementing these solutions, your
business can take advantage of the experience of other
organizations to improve service, delivery and bottom
line performance. These Product Solutions can be
implemented quickly and often at considerably lower costs
than custom system development. Formerly, LGI was a
service provider specialising in LIS. They act as a data
distributor for Canadian Government Agencies (primarily
in the Province of Manitoba), include LIS/GIS data
- Singapore's Land Office Geographic Information System.
offers a complete selection of maps and travel books
covering the entire world. Travel maps and books,
topographical maps produced by countries around the
MapView - an open
MS Access based Map system that can import and store maps
in Access BLOB fields and can integrate data from Access
easily. Features Thematic Mapping, Browsing and Querying,
2D and 3D Graphing, Geographic Querying and Point, Line,
and Polygon Overlays.
Geographic Products, Inc. - They are literally
redrawing the world, with their Natural Area Coding
System. If you're a student of geodetic systems, you may
want to have a look at this one.
- National Atlas Information Service (Canada) WWW-based
GIS. Make a map with NAISMap, you can view and manipulate
National Atlas spatial data layers and construct your own
map of Canada. Note : Hold down the Ctrl key to select
multiple map layers with a mouse.
Coding (NAC) system - which permits a unified global
postal code system, an efficient address dispatching
system and a unified grid and reference system for all
maps at all scales and is an efficient storage structure.
What more could you want?!
National Center for
Geographic Information Analysis This consortium of
UC-Santa Barbara, SUNY-Buffalo and the University of
Maine researches geographic information and technology.
You can access its findings, publications and also get
individual school info.
Network - check on active projects by geographic
area. Data are real and are uploaded hourly from active
database. Request an RFP OnLine and the information will
then be faxed to you.
Cartographic is a service and production company
specializing in the use of GIS and other spatial
technologies. Our company provides a full range of
services, including high quality mapping, cartographic
publication, remote sensing, and data base design,
development and applications.
- GIS based firm located in Hallowell, Maine employing 3
of the most experienced GIS people in Maine who knows
The Omega Group
- ESRI Business Partners specializing in the vertical
markets of public safety (crime analysis) and public
education (school facilities planning and enrollment
forecasting). ArcView-based products include: CrimeView,
School Planner, Enrollment Forecaster
Geomatics - Company that deals in GIS and related
data collection is located in the Yukon and owned by
aboriginal peoples. It's involved with mapping and
training in GIS software across Canada.
- remote sensing/GIS/Precision Farming/geomatics
consulting and contract work.
Services - a provider of GIS Services and Data
Products such as ArcInfo / MapInfo / Geographix. Offering
: Custom GIS Services, Custom Mapping, Scanning, Data
Conversion Services, Data Editing & Enhancement
Services, Data Integration Services.
RADARSAT Interactive -
sample RADARSAT imagery and information on RSI,
applications of RADARSAT, system and product
specifications for RADARSAT, SPOT, ERS, Landsat and JERS.
Also, an interactive RADARSAT Training
and Support WEB site.
Management, Inc. - Aerial Imaging/Mapping/GIS,
specialise in : Lake and Wetlands Mapping, Aquatic
Habitat Restroration, Lake Management, Scientific SCUBA
Surveys, Aerial Digital Imaging, Natural Resources
Mapping & GIS. We use MicroImages TNTmips, ESRI
Arc/INFO, ESRI ArcView and proprietary
image processing softwares, and Trimble and Magellan GPS.
Studies Center - The Resource Studies Center is a
focused and professional consulting organization offering
Geographic Information Systems, environmental, local
government planning and data development services.
Analysis Masters Program - The Master of Science in
Resource Analysis is a new program offered by the RSC at
Saint Mary's University. It is intended to prepare
graduates for careers in resource analysis/GIS and/or
management at the federal, state, or local levels, or for
careers in teaching or research.
Communications - high on energy GIS & GPS global
innovative solutions 1997 - Calgary, Alberta, Canada,
Oct. 1-4 - is a conference and exposition focusing on the
use of GIS & GPS in the energy, forestry, and
municipal government sectors.
Conservation GIS - To serve as a professional
organization for conservation Geographical
Information System users, providing for
communication, collaboration, and data exchange
between members; creating and maintaining
standards for performance and competency in
conservation GIS work; providing a network of
peer reviewers; assuring public access to public
data; and arranging for regular meetings and
conferences for members; assisting members in
obtaining GIS equipment, software and services;
assisting members in attending meetings and
- a web site caters to AutoCAD Mapmakers. It
provides AutoCAD mapmakers with a forum for
exchanging information, educational features and
a library of other Web sites of interest to
AutoCAD mapping users.
Survey (USGS) - for general GIS information,
application examples, digital
of Federal Geographic Data Products and lots
more. It also made available on line its
1:100,000-scale vector data in spatial data
transfer standard format. All of the USGS
1:100,000-scale transportation and hydrography
digital cartographic data can be downloaded free
from the EROS Data Center, Sioux Falls, S.D. -
click here, to retrieve data.
GNIS List - USGS Geographic Names Information
System (GNIS) list of federally recognized names
for approximately 2 million physical and cultural
geographic features across the United States and
of Arkansas - Center for Advanced Spatial
Technologies (CAST). Among its high-tech
offerings, CAST maintains a catalog of Arkansas,
U.S. national and global data. For example, GIS
data in areas of archaeology, agriculture and
population are downloadable as .GIF files across
the Internet. Obtain a map of historical land
coverage data. Obtain data sets including
Environment, Prehistoric and Historic Climate
Reconstruction, Historic Census, and Tabular
- Department of Geography at the State University
of New York at Buffalo, and their Geographic
Information and Analysis Laboratory (GIAL).
It is just crawling with geography info. This
page includes links to many of the best geography
sites -- U.S. federal resources, as well as state
and commercial sites.
University, Geography Department - Include
other GIS resources such as the AGI Dictionary,
the Digital Elevation Data Catalogue and research
projects including the first Arc/Info <->
WWW interface and the World-Wide Earthquake
Mason University - Geography Department Home Page
- includes 21 web servers and 10,000 pages.
Featuring Department and School Information,
GeoWeb, Student Maps, An Analysis of the Florida
Everglades, Catography Resources Round on the
Web, The Bosnian Virtual Fieldtrip &
Geography Departments Worldwide.
University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
- has a GeoChange project to develop a
distributed information management architecture
and related services to facilitate the perusal,
selection and retrieval of multiple 3rd party
geographic information sources across wide area
networks, i.e. Internet.
Minnesota Remote Sensing Laboratory - for AML
programs, general GIS/RS information, and GIS
Jobs Clearinghouse. Can't find the forest for the
trees? Welcome to the University of Minnesota
Remote Sensing Laboratory, part of which is
intended for use by the Geographic Information
System community. The RSL also hosts the National
Biological Survey and has available a huge (600k)
satellite map of the Minneapolis-St. Paul region.
Wessex Inc. -
Winnetka, USA based company with a nice section
Slope Research Inc. is a GIS data conversion,
analysis and mapping company. The home of the
AGIS-L (Atlas GIS Discussion List) FAQ. They also
provide links to various data sources and to
Strategic Mapping/Atlas GIS technical support.