- "A ... "
- ACTI Inc. - GIS
training (including PC ARC/INFO, ArcView, Avenue),
consulting, needs analysis, address matching, software
- ADCi - ADC WorldMap
InfoCenter Activates Building Product Forums
- Aerial Images,
Inc. - E911/GIS systems
- AGIS Software
- 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.
- AGROCOM at
- Agronomy Service Bureau
(AgInfo) - Agriculture specific GIS and GPS data
Association of Geographers (AAG) GIS Specialty Group
- online copies of their newsletter.
- Able Software Co.
- sell R2V, a raster to vector conversion package for
- Alchemedia Inc. -
provides web-based vector maps of Japan showing street
width and bulding polygons, as well as information on
Geophysical Union (AGU) home page.
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.
Epidemic animations of the U.S., 1981-1993 - CIESEN.
- 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 ...
- Analytical Spectral
Devices - makers of field portable
- ANAtech -
large format scanners.
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.
Course in 7 lessons - by Jean Boivin (in french)
Tutorial - by Shane Murnion
Stuff - for PC Users
- Arc2Mge -
is able to translate ARC/INFO directly into MGE. Demo
version available here.
Shapefile to DXF Converter - Guthrie CAD/GIS
- ARD Inc. - Associates
in Rural Development, Inc. provides consulting services
in GIS, GPS, remote sensing, information systems, natural
resources, agriculture, and international development.
- Argonne National
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.
- Argus Numerical
- ARGUS Technologies
Inc. - produce a Census Mapping GIS for Windows.
Product information and downloadable data are available.
Geographic Information Council
for Geographic Information (AGI) - The national
coordinating body for GIS activities in the United
- Atlantis Scientific home
page - includes information on ERGOvista (RS
- Atlas GIS
mailing list and FAQ home page. See also Atlas
GIS at ESRI.
- Atlas of
the Dallas, Texas Central Business District - using
Image Maps to create clickable Web Pages
Cary Forest GIS - a specific case study
- Australasian ImageNet
Pte Ltd - markets and promotes Core Software
Technology's TerraSoar software and the global ImageNet
Service in the Australian region.
- Australia Geological
Survey and Land Information Group (AUSLIG) -
Australia's National Mapping Agency; digital map info and
- Australian Centre
of the Asian Spatial Information and Analysis Network
- at Griffth University (Queensland, Australia)
- AutoDesk -
Autodesk World : The powerful GIS solution
- Avenza Software Inc.
- reviews the features of MAPublisher, including a guide
to Internet GIS sites, many of which have freely
available stock map and data files.
- Axion Spatial
- "B ... "
- 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
- Baymont Technologies
Inc. - data conversion vendor with ISO9000 standard
- Bentley - CAD,
GIS with mapping software : Microstation Geographics.
- BGI - provide GIS
solution in Belgium and promote DMX ActiveX to create
Desktop Mapping application
Thoen's GISnet MapInfo Pages - which include the
MAPINFO-L discussion list archives.
- BLM, WWW
mapping and/or metadata sites
- Bluegrass GIS,
Inc. - From Kentucky, provids GIS services including
implementation analysis and planning, application
devleopment, technical support, and training.
Library Map Room
where you can find Geography books.
- Boulder County -
Colorado GIS landuse department.
Ordnance Survey HomePage. is at CCTA Government
GIS Consulting, Application Development and Training
- BYERS Engineering Company
- provides AM/FM/GIS Software & Services
- "C ... "
- Calcomp - printers,
scanners etc for GIS.
Environmental Resources Evaluation System (CERES) -
provides an environmental data access facility for the
U.S. State of California.
- California - Teale Data
Institute of Technology - Division of Geological and
- Caliper Corp.
- Center for Advanced Land Mgmt. Info. Technologies, U.
- Canada Centre For
Mapping (CCM) - part of Natural Resources Canada -
Mapping, Information and Publications
with selected bibliography including hypermedia and
geographic data; also NAISmap
an interactive WWW mapping utility.
- Canada Centre for
- Canadian WWW
- Canadian Space Geodesy Forum archive (lots of GPS
- CARIS GIS / Universal
Systems Ltd. HomePage
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
Communication Research - making maps easy to read.
Section, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral
and Geographic Information Systems
of Digital Elevation Data - maintained by Bruce
County - North Carolina GIS Department.
related products information available here.
- Centre for Earth
Observation HomePage of the European Community home
- Centre for Earth Observation (CEO) European-Wide Service Exchange
- WWW Virtual Library on the subject of Geography.
- CESGA -
New GIS WEB site in Spain! Projects include optimizing
school bus routing and developing a dam flood risks
project, both using GIS software.
- Chartwrite AB's
Data-on-the-Map - an easy to use mapping/GIS program.
- Churchill Geomatics Still
Maps home page (US)
- Compass Informatics
- on-line GIS services, ActiveMaps Java applet, developed
Irish EPA site (Water Quality section)
using interactive maps autogenerated from ArcView using
an ArcView extension they developed.
- Connecticut Map and
Geographic Information Center
- Consortium for
International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)
- a gatway to data and other information.
LTER Site - A real interesting demonstration of GIS
- "D ... "
- Datamocracy, Inc.
- provide affordable, easy-to-use, comprehensive data
solutions for desktop mapping.
- Digital Chart of the World (US data), &
- Delorme Mapping
- Mapping demos (including sound!) and catalogues of
- Delta Aerial Surveys
Ltd. - do a wide variety of mapping and gis loading
for the resource and municipal sectors.
Klimarechenzentrum - German Climatology Computer
Centre. Climatic data and simulations.
Elevation Data Catalogue - by Bruce Gittings
- Digital Gazetteer,
GDE Systems, Inc with SOCET
SET product, a digital stereo photogrammetric
Land Systems Research (DLSR) - Developer of an
easy-to-use PC-based raster GIS called SAGE. WWW pages
include introductory GIS info and access to demo
- DMA/DoD Catalog
of Maps, Charts and Related Products
- Metadata for Digital Orthophoto Quadrangles
- "E ... "
- EARTHMAP -
Report on the EARTHMAP project by U.S. State Department.
To advocate establishing a public-private international
effort aimed at promoting the use and development of
geospatial data tools.
Observatorium - a CD-ROM on NASA's 'Mission to Planet
Observations Lab Institute for Space and Terrestrial
- Earthquake info from
the USGS in Menlo Park, CA
Sciences - a WWW Virtual Library
- EarthWatch Inc.
- offers a variety of competitively priced panchromatic
and multispectral products.
Galaxy's Pointers to Geography Resources.
- Enghouse - a
network management company specializes in implementation
of automated mapping/facilities management/geographic
information systems (AM/FM/GIS) technology.
Info Resources Top Level List - maintained by David
- Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA) home page (US), include National
GIS Program, National
library database (US). Other departments include Office
of Policy, Planning and Evaluation, GIS resources page.
- Region 10: AK, ID, OR, and WA - includes map &
Resources Information Network (ERIN) in Australia.
Holistic picture of the current Australian Environment.
Data from many sciences including geography and ecology.
ERIN also provide a interactive Distributed
Spatial Data Library of Australian Mapping.
- Environmental Systems
Research Institute (ESRI) - The vendors of Arc/Info
and related GIS software and data. Includes ArcView V1.0
- 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.
- EOSAT - 5 meter
panchromatic remote sensing data.
- ERDAS - IMAGINE
software, on-line training and details of Imaging GIS
- ER Mapper -
provides GIS solutions.
Earth Observation Gude and Directory Service
- 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.
Commission Joint Research Centre - Data Visualisation
Group - at Ispra; Italian Geographic Databases and
Visualisation, Meteorology etc.
- European Commission
Centre for Earth Observation - information on the
European Earth Observation System and European Space
Agency, also the CEO Agriculture
Project, which aims to provide consistent
Agricultural statistics for Europe and on coastal zones in
Geophysical Society (EGS)
Science Foundation GISDATA Programme - includes
specialist meetings, GISDATA directory, news / outputs.
- European Union (EU) Information Market Europe Server,
which includes information on The Open
Information Interchange Initiative, GIS
Tenders and Projects, and GIS in
Europe. A full index of relevent documents is
Space Information System (ESIS) still there ?
- "F ... "
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.
Institute of Technology GERMINAL Project - GIS,
Environmental Management and Planning.
metadata - This is a really good tutorial on FGDC
metadata, especially helpful for people who want a basic
introduction and who are trying to comply with the FGDC
- Find-Gis.com - GIS
search firm for 12 years (as at 1997). Ken Jack &
John Hastings are here.
- Finland National Land Survey
Geographic Information Centre.
- Finnish National
Mapping Agency's Geographic Information Centre -
includes details of products and standards by National
Land Survey of Finland.
- 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.
data for the US (Arc/Info format).
- Formida Software Corp.
- products for system integrators and IT professionals to
rapidly develop enterprise applications that incorporate
spatial, image and video data.
Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding GIS - page which
provides answers to many basic GIS questions.
of the Earth (UK) - describes their use of GIS with
AML FTP site.
- Arc/Info to IDRISI
AML conversion routines.
- From within ArcInfo to create IDRISI vector and raster
data and documentation files - a whole
package of tools to do that
- BLM, GIS utilities
and source code
- BLM (US)
- Various conversion programs and datasets.
- Carbon Dioxide
Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) - contains
Data archive (US) at the Lawrence Berkley Laboratory.
World Map database and lat/long coord. of major U.S.
Map Library, Queen's University (restricted to Queens
Outline of the U.S./world and 1980 Census Country
- DLG, DEM,
GBF-DIME, DTM and TIGER files (US).
-US Center for Disease Control GIS source and data.
Sample colour shaded relief maps of the U.S.
(US) - Spatial Metadata Standard text source.
metadata validator - This site has a link to a
metadata validator which will run through your ascii
metadata and test its compliance to FGDC.
- Fish and Wildlife Service
(US) National Wetlands Inventory FTP site.
- Geologic fault
database for the U.S.
- GeoVu -
NGDC MS-Windows GIS/RS data visualization program.
- GIS-L and
comp.infosystems.gis FAQ listing (maintained by Lisa
and comp.infosystems.gis FAQ listing alternate site.
- GMT -
Generic Mapping Tools software source.
Information Sources - maintained by Richard Langley
- GRASS distance site
- GRASS GIS
source code for UNIX platforms including LINUX.
- GSLIB -
Stanford U. Geostatistical Library source (FORTRAN).
- Raster image display/manipulation software.
- IDRISI-L FTP
site - donated data, modules and more.
- IOWA Department of
Natural Resources FTP site (US).
- Information about the ISO/ANSI
SQL/MM Spatial standards
- visualizaion software development envoronment source
file of major world cities - coarse data
FAQ - maintained by John McCombs.
Viewing in tcl/tk
McDermott's List of GIS and Remote Sensing information
sites - substantial list of GIS resources with a
North American bias.
- MOSS - PC GIS
- NCAR - National Center
for Atomospheric Research data support archive.
FTP server at U. of Maine.
- NCGIA FTP server at
U.C. Santa Barbara (UCSB).
Resoures for Earth Scientists FAQ - maintained by
- OZGis -
OZ GIS source - MSDOS and Windows
database for the world - Includes DTM images.
- PROJ -
projection conversion program source.
University Digital Map Library - GIS and RS
information, including various data files and conversion
programs, (access is restricted to Queen's users).
- SDTS - US
Spatial Data Transfer Standard (FIPS 173).
temparature data (near real-time).
- TAMU - Sample
ETOP5 dataset relief images (accessible ?)
- TAMU - Texas A&M U.
version of LINUX (accessible ?)
- UNEP GRID database
listing - GRIDLIST.DOS, GRIDLIST.WP5
- US Fish and Wildlife
service - National Wetlands Inventory FTP site.
- US GeoData
- USGS Data
General Cartographic Transformation Package (GCTP)
GISLab FTP site - 1:250000 DEM depot.
- USGS/EROS FTP
site - DEM and DLG file depot.
- USGS -
Technical Standards and Cartographic Software.
National Parks Service - digital data archive -
Weather Service Hydrologic RS Center - AVHRR sample
images and viewers.
(DCW) program for UNIX (Sun workstations) - DND Canada.
satellite and surface analysis images for North America.
Data Bank - Worlds coastlines, countries, rivers etc.
- "G ... "
- 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.
- Gazetteer for
- GDE Systems Inc.
- Photogrammetric, cartographic and image processing
- 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
minimum bounding polygon
- GeoBit -
International Trade Fair for Spatial Information
Technologies and Geo-informatics, Leipzig May 6-9, 1998.
- Geo Book On-Line -
catalog database and book search engine.
- GEO CONCEPT is
leading the GIS technology for the PC platform (windows
95 and NT).
- GeoData Solutions,
Inc. - The premiere GIS software engineering and
consulting firm providing applications development,
project management, and consulting services to utility,
telecommunication, and business sectors.
- Geodetic Survey of
Canada - information about the organisation and the
data products on offer.
- GeoEAS -
EPA (US) geostatistical library source.
- GeoFields, Inc. -
We provide custom GIS application development. Our
flagship product is the Alignment Sheet Generator for
Arc/Info. 1349 W. Peachtree St. Ste. 2000, Atlanta,
GA 30309, 404.875.2550
- Georgia GIS Data
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
- Geographic Designs
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
name server for USA (enter name to search).
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.
- Geography Guide
at The Mining Company - geography resources with
annotated links to maps and geographical information
about every country and continent for research, reports,
Info Systems Magazine - on-line extracts from the
- 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.
- GeoLine Positioning
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.
- Geologic Map of
U.S. Pacific Northwest Continental Margin.
maps by ftp
Survey of Canada On-Line Library.
- Geological Survey
Bureau of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources GIS
- Geological Survey
of Japan home page.
Information Center - Under construction.
International (Canada) home page.
Digital Gazetteer - CD with four million non-US
- GEOPROBE -
Surveying, hydrography, oceanography, and GPS.
Information Society (GIS)
- GeoSearch is a
US-based GIS employment agency
- GeoSoft Ltd. - is
the U.K. based supplier of Map Server which allow turnkey
systems to be produced in Visual Basic.
- GeoSolutions -
GeoSolutions, an Ottawa, Canada based GIS Geomatics
Consulting company. Include profiles of projects and
provides links to clients, supported software vendors and
- GeoSystems Global Corp.
- GEOWAREHOUSE -
offer a wide variety of GIS and GPS products, data,
training and consulting.
- GeoWeb Project
- 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
- Geoweb - a company,
product and jobs database for the GIS/GS/remote sensing
technologies, with a page on new job open
Images of Israel and Surrounding Countries.
- 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.
- GIS Job
Announcement Gopher Server.
Job Clearinghouse - place to find GIS
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 Jobs Web Site
- GIS Master
Bibliography Project - maintained by Duane Marble
- GISNET & GISNET BBS Mapinfo
- GIS program
in Forest Science, Mapping Sciences Lab, Texas
for oceanography/marine studies
Resource Pointers on the Internet - maintained by
Software Listing - maintained by Oliver Weatherbe
User's Guide to Internet Tools - maintained by S.
Murnion and G. Munroe
Sensing/GPS/Geosciences HomePage at Texas A&M
- GIS World -
publishers of GIS World magazine and GIS Asia Pacific.
Includes GIS conferences, books and other information.
- Global Change
Master Directory (GCMD).
Land Information System (GLIS) - metadata and samples
for many data products, such as AVHRR, TM, DEMs, aerial
photographs, SLAR, World Ecosystems, and World Soil
- GLIS - EROS
Data Center Global Land Information System - X
Positioning System (GPS) - all you need to know about
'96 - 6th International Conference on Ground
Penetrating Radar, Sendai, Japan
- GPS Information Center,
U.S. Coast Guard (login: select database 34).
- GPS satellite
current constellation status.
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.
- Great Lakes
Regional Environmental Information System (GLREIS) -
supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- Great Lakes
Information Management Resource (GLIMR) - supported
by Environment Canada.
- GreenInfo -
nonprofit GIS studio working for environmental
organizations. Among its clients are The Nature
Conservancy, Trust for Public Land, etc.
- "I ... "
EPAC and the PetroBank project
- Idrisi Project
Resource Center Salzburg
Natural History Survey GIS.
- ImageNet from Core
Software Technology - Search and Preview geospatial data
(sat. imagery, air photography, vector data)
Land Use Databank
- Infotech Enterprises
- GIS data conversion and programming home page.
- Indiana Geographic
Information System Server (INGIS)
& Mapping Technologies, Inc. - specializes in
Mapping and GIS support for Map Publishers, Civil
Engineers, and Surveyors.
- Innovative System
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
commission on Global Continental Palaeohydrology
- Institute for
Space and Terrestrial Science (CAN)
- Integrated Mapping Ltd
Corporation's Corporate Server and Bentley Systems MicroStation Server
- nothing much specifically on GIS.
- IntelliGIS Inc. -
provides the Energy Industry with GIS Software, including
a data navigator for geoscience databases and a system
for the protection of underground utilities.
- Intermap - offers
accurate satellite and airborne radar mapping solutions
under any condition.
- Interactive Pollution
- IntraSearch Inc.
- 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.
- Iowa Department
of Natural Resources, Geological Survey Bureau -
Information on geological and water resources in Iowa,
including their Natural Resources GIS (with >400
documented databases) and publications.
Natural Resources Geographic Information System
Political boundaries, physical geography, and
- Information Systems Workgroup search page - several
HomePage - developing a standard for geographic
Ecological & Environmental Information System (HOLIT)
- provides environmental information, with many onward
- ITC - with ILWIS
(Integrated Land and Water Information System)
- "L ... "
for Telecommunication and Remote Sensing Technology -
- Landcare Aviation, Inc.
- provide digital imagery nationwide. Oneida County
Airport (UCA) Oriskany, NY
- Land Infro
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.
- Laser-Scan -
produces Object-Oriented GIS and Mapping software.
- Laser Technology, Inc
- Leica - provides
surveying, GPS and photogrammetric solutions.
of Congress (US) country information.
satellite web survey of NASA's LightSAR satellite
- Linnet Geomatics
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.
- LSC 2+1 Inc. - offers GIS and
cartographic solutions => ACE
- "M ... "
- MACGIS gopher
project - which aims to build an advanced GIS by
examining GIS user interfaces, GIS algorithms and an
extensible object-based DBMS architecture.
Lists for Geographic Resources
Maps Easy to Read
- Map Blast, where
you can create your own url map.
- MapGuide from
related products website - run by a MapInfo reseller.
Information on developers, resellers and other MapInfo
- MapInfo Stuff
- Free maps, MapBasic code and home of the MapInfo
WWW Site - Access to the FAQ, connections to the ftp
site and mailing list.
Maker - Map
Maker (Free GIS for windows)
- Mapnet Inc - provides
Internet/Intranet-based mapping solutions for Japan
Projection Home Page
- MAPWORLD -
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.
- Martin D. Adamiker LLC
- Makers of TruFlite for Windows - 3D Terrain
TFMAKE - Automated Internet data retrieval and
- Menotomy Maps
- Merak Project has "Merak
Map" which is a GIS software tailored to the
petroleum industry. It is a MS-Windows program for Win95
of GIS related material on the Web - a very comprehensive
New Zealand LAnd Information Council (ANZLIC)
- Nordic Metadata
- Metadata and
WWW Mapping HomePage
- UK Office for Library
and Information Networking
Geophysical and Oceanographic Listing - top level
- Michael Baker Jr.,
Inc. - multi-disciplined engineering firm that
provides full service GIS consulting, implementation,
data conversion and development for a wide array of
- MicroImages, Inc.
- publishes TNTmips, TNTatlas, and TNTview and the new,
free TNTlite for geospatial data and analysis; based in
Solutions Inc. - GIS Services including management,
data conversion, application development for state and
local government, business.
Legislative GIS Office - information and mapping for
Minnesota. Not much of great interest as yet.
- MIT Earth Resources
Laboratory - Environmental Engineering, Applied
Geophysics, Centre for Advanced Geophysical Computing,
and GPS information.
- MITRE Corp.
Natural Resource Information System GIS data library
(Arc/Info format) with fourteen different statewide
Software Corp. - produces automated applications for
municipal governments, e.g. CityView etc.
- "N ... "
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.
- NASA (U.S.)
- NASA Global
Land Cover Project
- home page.
- NASA -
Images from the Voyager and Magellan missions
- NASA Internet connections listing
- NASA - Public
Use of Remote Sensing Data HomePage.
- Natural Area
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 Biological
- 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.
- National Center for
Geographic Information and Analysis (NCGIA), U.S. -
Projects, References, Reports and Bibliographies relating
to a range of GIS themes and the NCGIA
Core Curriculum - also provides a central access
point for the three NCGIA sites at: University
of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB), University
of Maine, & State
University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo
- The National Center
for Supercomputing Applications at University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- National Geophysical
- National Imagery and
Mapping Agency - with Korean data
Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) - facilitates
interaction among various geospatial data-oriented
- National Surveyors
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.
- Natural History Museum
Observatory Automated Data Service
- Seismic Activity Server.
library gopher: GIS
Unit for Thematic Information Systems (NUTIS) - are
involved in Remote Sensing and Environmental Modelling
Zealand ARC/INFO User Group's HomePage
- North Carolina's
(U.S.) Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
- spatial data and information about the state GIS in
Carolina Clearinghouse - It is an NSDI link, and has
some good examples of metadata.
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.
- Northern Geomantics
- GIS based firm located in Hallowell, Maine employing 3
of the most experienced GIS people in Maine who knows
- NOAA National
Geophysical Data Center - a major provider of
environmental data (international data in addition to
Institute of Technology, Department of Surveying and
Mapping - although much information is in Norwegian,
there is a sizeable list of GIS
resources in English; GIS pointer
- Novatel - Advanced
GPS/GIS solutions - GISMO.
- NRC - Natural Resources
Canada - Energy, Mines and Resources of Canada;
include an On-line
- WWW search engine meta-index
On-line Data and Information Server - including NASA
- "P ... "
Infotec Inc. - A geospatial division in Portland
which handles data conversion and are expanding to
out-contract GIS Arc/Info gruntwork.
- Pacific GIS
- A non-profit organization devoted to public access GIS.
Data Home Page
- PARC -
Xerox Palo Alto Research Center map viewer.
- PCI - produces
softwares for Remote Sensing, GIS and Terrain Analysis,
including EASI/PACE. Also, include a list of conferences
worldwide. FREEWARE in
and Associates - engineering and high-tech recruiting
firm recruits GIS programmers on a regular basis.
Spatial Data Access under P. PASDA is Pennsylvania's
NSDI clearinghouse node for GIS data
- Penn State Department
of Geography - include resources in geography related
Thwaites - offer full GIS and land survey services.
- Phased Array Universal SAR project, TUDelft, FEL, &
NLR, Netherlands and related remote
- plan.at Ges.m.b.H. -
online map publishing company
- Planet Earth
Home Page - connections to everywhere on every topic.
Not particularly strong on GIS or RS.
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.
- Prairie Geomatics
- remote sensing/GIS/Precision Farming/geomatics
consulting and contract work.
- Premier Data
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.
- Proceedings of the Conference on Law
and Information Policy for Spatial Databases
GeoSim - Geography education software.
- "R ... "
- 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.
- Ramptech Corp
- RealWorld Data, LLC
- Greg Parrott is here.
- REGIS - UC
Berkeley Research Program in Environmental Planning and
Sensing Catalogue of the WWW Virtual Library -
maintained by VTT-RS Group
- Research Institute
for Applied Knowledge Processing
- Some current research
topics in GISWorld.
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.
- Rolta International Inc.
- provides AM/FM/GIS data conversion and implementation.
- Rose Country
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.
Scotland - U.K. Regional Research Laboratory
Initiative : Server includes information about RRL
Scotland and links to the other RRLs.
- Resources Lists
- "S ...
- Canadian Spatial Archive Interchange Format
University Business Services Limited - GIS
Press - electronic versions of geophysics
text books (USA)
images of Japan and the Pacific.
Inc. - vendors of Scan/US geomarket analysis
software and related demographic data.
Assessment and Strategy Team - include county
boundaries, rivers, roads, railroads, flood
extent, birds, and wildlife for the Upper
Mississippi River and Missouri River basins
HomePage - include sea surface temperatures
Computer Consultant - experience in Oracle
and ArcInfo; consultation, support service and
bureau service & system integration.
2000 - Multi-Disciplinary Environmental
Modelling Project at University of California.
Nixdorf GIS - presents information on SICAD
and its new products and solutions.
International - China-based field research;
supplies field survey and research services
available in China.
sells object-oriented GIS. "We are a leading
GIS technology, we go beyond the traditional
Systems Ltd - Developers of geographical and
spatial information systems in UK.
- Society for
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
- Generic Mapping Tool (GMT).
Support Laboratory - Space and Earth
Scientists Software Tools.
Katz's WWW Mapping/Metadata Resource List -
is the Definitive source of Information on GIS
Meta-Data and WWW-GIS Interfaces, Internetworking
GIS and interactive mapping over the internet.
California Traffic Report - This Case study
provides real-time mapping of the current traffic
situation for commuters.
and Astronomy related FAQs
Astrophysics Group WWW server.
Remote Sensing Centre (SRSC) - Institute for
Technology Development (US).
- Space Remote Sensing
Center (SRSC) - Institute for Technology
- Spatial Knowledge
Systems - has converter for SICAD SQD file to
Mapping, Inc. - specializes in mapping/GIS
and geographic information services. Builds
spatial data sets and distributes digital
- Spin-2 -
Provider of Spin-2 Russian satellite imagery.
Deyo's listing of GeoPhysical Sites with
links to diaster prediction maps.
- STIS - US
NSF Science and Technology Information Service
Mapping Inc. - the vendors of Atlas*GIS.
Object Systems, Inc.
- SUBS GIS Unit
- The GIS Unit, Salford University Business
Services Limited : an Independent GIS Consultancy
Navigator - a clever resource for navigating
your way through the subway / underground systems
of the world.
Federal Institute of Technology - GERMINAL
Research Project - designing an Integrated
Approach to Land Use Planning and Environmental
Technologies, Inc. - Austin, Tx.
Information Technologies, NS, Canada - inc.
geogdata for South America.
- produce a Windows GIS package called WINGS
- "T ... "
- TCI Software
- 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.
- Teale Data
Center in California
- Online atlas containing Spin-2 satellite
Mapping Services Inc. - offer GIS and Image
Processing software, specialization in South East
Asia, together with consultancy and training
services in British Columbia.
General Land Office - prototype interagency
GIS database for Wetland Resources (funded by
Environmental Protection Agency).
GIS Planning Council HomePage - including
Texas GIS data.
Regional Insititute for Environmental Studies GIS
Lab at Sam Houston State University,
- hyperspectral measurement technology by CSIRO.
- Thomas Bros.
Maps of Irvine, California. Details on their
PC GIS called GEOFINDER and their digital data.
Geographer™ - Automatic 3D modeling and
viewing software that transforms digital,
geo-referenced, 2D maps into complex 3D geoscenes
efficiently. Runs on Windows NT and 95. Company:
- TIGER - US
Census TIGER files mapping service.
- GIS solutions systems WWW site
- TIMC's Enigma
- TransCAD by
Spatial Data Standards
Storm Information & Images
Map Store - TENNESSEE VALLEY REGION
- TYDAC -
produces Cartographer, develops, markets
and supports the SPANS suite of spatial analysis
- "U ...
gopher server with weather summary maps for the
U.S. and world.
- United Nations
Environment Programme (UNEP) Global Resource
Information Database (GRID) at Arendal, Norway
- provide access to a number of environmental GIS
databases and also links to other
GRID centres around the world.
Systmes Ltd with CARIS (Computer Aided
Resource Information System) - open GIS.
On-line - Urban Redevelopment Authority
- Urban Data
Solutions - 3-D GIS data creation.
- U.S. Army -
Construction Engineering Research Laboratory
(CERL) The home of the GRASS
public-domain GIS, the Open-GIS (OGIS)
foundation, also spatial modelling information.
- U.S. Bureau of
the Census - General information and access
TIGER census data and much other statistical
information for the U.S.A.
- U.S. Bureau Land
Management - includes a GIS page with data
and information relevant to land management.
Forest Service - databases, graphics, and
Department of the Interior - provides a
gateway to all of the U.S. government agencies
responsible for conservation and natural resource
Earth Resources Observation Systems (EROS)
Remote Sensing Data Center.
- U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency - includes information on
projects using GIS such as their National
Estuary Program. Also, some information on
software and data which include forest land
distribution GRID data for all 50 United States.
EPA National GIS Program
- U.S. Fish and
Wildlife Service - supports the U.S. National Wetlands
Inventory which provides access to GIS data
relating to US Wetlands in a number of different
Fish and Wildlife service - National Wildlife
Refuge System WWW server
- U.S. Geological
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.
beginners tutorial on GIS.
Bibliographic search page on the environment.
- USGS EROS
Data Center - Major Data Archive for world
data, satellite imagery and etc. Links to most
other major data archives. Includes information
satellite photographs (1960 - 1972) recently
(1995) declassified by the U.S. government.
federal government data products catalog.
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
geologic mapping and volcanic hazards assessment
GIS home page.
Global Land Information System (GLIS) - LANDSAT
Mid-Continent Mapping Center at Rolla,
- USGS -
National Geospatial Data Clearinghouse, part
of the U.S. National Spatial Data Infrastructure.
Meta-Data Catalogue for the vast USGS Spatial
Data holdings (digital mapping and images).
Water Resources Division, GIS Resources and
Distributed Spatial Data Library
Manual of Federal Geographic Data Products (FGDC)
- US National
Biological Service, - Environmental
Management Technical Center (EMTC) - GIS Data
Browsing and Retrieval System for the Upper
Mississippi River System.
- U.S. National
Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) home page
National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) home page
- U.S. National
Parks Service, includes environmental
Navy's daily, global, wave height images
Society of Exploration Geophysicists -
publisher of GEOPHYSICS
National University - Bioinformatics,
Biodiversity, Bioinformation, Complex systems,
and other material on complex systems research.
National University - Landscape Ecology and
Biogeography - Landscape and environments,
Agriculture, GIS demonstrations, Information
about Australia especially Tasmania. University
of Aberdeen (Scotland) - Geography Department
for Remote Sensing and Mapping Science
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
Universities GIS (BUGIS) Project -
Information resources and Data for the Baltic
- 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.
of California at Berkeley, AEGIS - GIS Laboratory
in the College of Environmental Design and
Program in Environmental Planning &
Geographic Information Systems (REGIS).
Information is available on the San Francisco
Bay/ Sacramento Area, also GRASSLinks
- a WWW-GRASS interface.
of California at Santa Barbara - Center for
Remote Sensing and Environmental Optics, also
Alexandria which aims to investigate
Distributed Spatial Data Libraries.
Sturt University GIS Net
of Denver, GIS Lab
of East Anglia, School of Environmental Sciences
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
University Data Library - spatial meta-data
research, UKBORDERS digital data and ESRC
Research Publications Database (incl. some GIS
- Fuji University
of the South Pacific's GIS Unit - GIS
Atlas of the South Pacific.
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
Georgia - with its many research
centers, institutes and special programs.
of Hannover, Institute for Regional Planning
(ILR) - maintains a List of GIS
University, Graduate School of Design -
Geo-Data Archive for Boston & Massachusetts
University of Jerusalem, GIS center - Israel
- Hong Kong
Baptist University, Department of Geography -
and their GIS
- Hong Kong
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.
- University of
Illinois, Laboratory for Advanced Ecological and
Spatial Analysis, - a joint research facility
with US Army - case study ecological assessments.
of Karlsruhe - Institute for Photogrammetry and
Remote Sensing - Photogrammetric Information.
University, Centre for Geographical Information
Systems - Includes details of the education,
training and research carried out by the GIS unit
at this U.K. University.
of Leeds - School of Geography
of Maine - Department of Spatial Information
Science and Engineering - contains
information about National Center for Geographic
Information and Analysis (NCGIA)'s activities at
the University of Maine, with a special focus on
faculty and graduate student research. Include an
extensive list of on-line bibliographies
of Manchester's KINDS - an interface to UK
National Datasets - Spatial Data
Distribution. Also, other GIS links.
University - Department of Earth Sciences -
some departmental information, together with an
ftp server and a gopher server.
- University of
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.
of Missouri - 1990 Census Data for the State
of Missouri and the U.S. nationally.
of New Brunswick - Ocean Mapping Group -
includes sea-floor fly-over MPEGs
of New South Wales, School of Geography -
provides information on local facilities and
- University of
North Carolina, Institute for Transportation
Research and Education
State University (US).
State University - Center for Mapping - Ohio
State University's cartographers page. They have
technical reports, and you can also access
related academic programs.
State University - Dept. of Civil and
Environmental Engineering and Geodetic Science
State University, Department of Geography -
provides a major GIS
of Otago (NZ) - Spatial Information Research
Centre, includes information on courses,
publication and GISTutor 2.
University Indiana - WWW
Interfaces for GIS (GRASS, Arc/Info) and
spatial data distribution research
University Belfast - Geography Department -
introducing GIS, ARC/INFO WWW tutor, links to
other GIS WWW pages. Also a GIS
User Guide to Internet Tools
University (US) - Geography, software, GIS
info and more.
University (the State University of New Jersey)
Center for Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis
- GRASS Clippings Newsletter and GRASS data on
University Geography Department
University GIS and Geography HomePage
of Salzburg, Institute for Geography
of South Carolina - Department of Geography
and its GIS
of Southampton, GeoData Institute is a
research organisation and contract agency which
provides tutorials and training aids.
Texas State University, Geography and Planning
Department - includes a list of useful
links; especially notable are their GIS/RS
of Stuttgart, Institute for Photogrammetry -
Image processing, GIS projects and interests, and
a GIS bibliography.
of Texas - Geographer's Craft Project, which
aims to provide a complete curriculum in
Geographical Techniques. Includes GIS and
cartography resources. Also, The
Perry-Castaqeda Library Map Collection and Index
of Map-Related Web Sites
- State University
of Utrecht, Faculty of Geographical Sciences
- (The Netherlands) and their list of Geography
and GIS Servers Listing "Nice"
Geography / GIS / RS Servers.
University - Center for Transportation Operations
& Research - Intelligent Mapping and CADD
University Vienna, Department of Geoinformation
- information about conferences and workshops in
Vienna, especially COSIT (Conference on Spatial
of Virginia, Social Sciences Data Center -
Virginia On-Line Atlas, Virginia Census Data, and
mapping of Virginia counties using ARC/INFO
software as a geographic server
State University - Department of Geography and
Earth Resources - includes a Digital Atlas
for Utah, bibliography and GIS tutorials.
- University of
Utah Department of Geography
of Washington Geophysics Program HomePage.
of Zurich - Department of Geography.
- "X ...
PARC Map Viewer - online digital data viewer
with which you can roam around the WDBII data, or
USGS 1:250K data within the US.