What is GIS?

Name: What is GIS?

Time & Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 12:00PM – 1:00PM

Location: Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Dodson Room, 3rd Floor, 1961 East Mall

Are you wondering what GIS is? Come to this session to find out about the basic concepts of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and see some examples of its use. This session will also cover GIS-related resources provided by the UBC Library, including the new GIS/Research Data Lab.

Guest Speaker
Tom Brittnacher, Geographic Information Systems Librarian, Humanities & Social Sciences Division

This is a FREE event open to UBC Faculty, Staff, Students and the general public.

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