GIS WWW Resource List
This is an index of World-Wide Web (WWW) servers which are likely to be of
interest to the GIS community. It is maintained by Bruce M. Gittings and Anup Pradhan at the
Department of Geography
in the University of Edinburgh, in
collaboration with the Association for Geographic
Information. These servers all provide pages in the English language.
For added search capability, use the your browser's built in utility
that allows you to search for a specific word or words within the html document
Entries marked with a contain many in-line images which may slow down
retrieval times if you are using a WWW client that displays graphics (such as
Mosaic). If you don't need the images you may be able to switch them off.
can use the update form
to add your own links to this list or update existing links. Also please
tell us if any of our
links are broken.
Look in this separate section for new
and updated information which has not yet been verified and included below.
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
- Able Software Co. sell R2V, a raster to
vector conversion package for Windows.
- Adogis is a small but
rapidly growing Dutch firm in GIS applications.
- AGIS mapping/GIS shareware for Windows
3.x/95/NT Free evaluation version of Windows mapping/GIS shareware. World
map and demonstration examples provided.
- American Association of
Geographers (AAG) GIS
Specialty Group - online copies of their newsletter.
- American Society for Photogrammetry &
Remote Sensing is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of
mapping sciences to promote the responsible application of photogrammetry,
remote sensing, geographic information systems and supporting technologies.
- AM/FM Services for Electric Utilities SRI
utilizes the latest in GPS, Laser Rangefinders, and Pen Based Computers to
complete a comprehensive inventory on power systems throughout North America.
- AM/FM,GIS - Automated Digital Mapping
Sentinel USA, Inc. specializes in AM/FM,GIS services, providing major utilites
with Automated Digital Distribution Mapping, Field Inventory, and Digital
- AnGIS Software Hompe Page AnGIS Software is
the developer of the AnGIS GIS system, as well as the Datamorpher engine. We
support data conversions including ESRI SHPfiles as well as Landmark Argus GIS
- ArcView-L Archive (Mailing list for
Arcview) In this archive are all summaries from the Arcview-l mailing
list. Valuable if you have problems with Arcview. Includes a search function
(e.g. search for "ODBC"). We will provide an enhanced front-end in the near
- ARGUS Technologies Inc. produce a Census
Mapping GIS for Windows. Product information and downloadable data are
- GIS Internet Resources (US
Army Topographic Engineering Center) Pointers to data, companies,
universities, and government organizations interested in GIS and related
- Array Systems Remote Sensing Image Processing
and Archiving Systems
- The Association for Geographic
Information, The national coordinating body for GIS activities in the
- Atlas of Estonia Map server of Estonia with
search by location or name.
- AUSLIG - Australia Survey and Land
Information Group, Australia's National Mapping Agency; digital map info
- Australian Centre of the Asian Spatial
Information and Analysis Network (ACASIAN) is an academic and applied
research institution specialising in Geographical Information System (GIS)
databases for Asia and the former Soviet Union.
Geodynamics on-line GIS Interactive GIS including information about
Australian geology and geophysics.
- Australian 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
- Autodesk GIS Software
Descriptions of GIS solutions at Autodesk, AutoCAD Map 2.0, Autodesk World,
and Autodesk MapGuide.
- Baltic Sea Drainage Basin GIS, Map and
Statistical Database Europe's most comprehensive transboundary and
multi-thematic GIS database. GIS data provided in pcARC/INFO and IDRISI
formats. Thematic focus upon land cover and population. Links to related
- Baltic Universities GIS
(BUGIS) Project. Information resources and Data for the Baltic Countries.
- BADGER: the (San Francisco) Bay Area
Digital Geo-Resource 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.
- Bentley Systems MicroStation Server (see also Intergraph)
- BG-Map Botanical Garden Mapping
System Mapping software for botanical gardens and arboreta - links to data
stored in the BG-BASE plant records database.
- The Department of Geography at the State
University of New York at Buffalo, and their Geographic Information
and Analysis Laboratory (GIAL).
- British Geological Survey Borehole
Catalog, SSSI coming.On-line purchase of British Geological Survey
Borehole data. Shows innovative use of "hot-spotted" vector data over Ordnance
- British Historical Geographical
Information System Program This major research programme is constructing a
historical GIS covering the changing administrative units of Great Britain
over the last 200 years combining computerised boundary information with a
wide range of statistics.
- BOSS International A recognized world
leader in the field of civil and environmental engineering software.
- Boyd Petro Search Free access to a Alpha
version of remote GIS on the internet.
- Business Geographics Online Comprehensive
list of Census, geodemographic and lifestyle datasets. Locale on-line
profiling system for generation of 1991 Census and Super Profiles local area
reports. Description of Business Geographics Limited's activities, software
and services. On-line clickable maps and forms for finding UK property. An
- Caliper Corporation Caliper
Corporation performs GIS consulting and custom software development, and
offers three Microsoft Windows- based GISs: Maptitude, TransCAD and GIS+.
- CARIS GIS Universal Systems Ltd. - home of
CARIS GIS, CARIS Marine Information Systems and CARIS++ Spatial Objects, our
new Application Development Toolkit.
- Carto Fauna-Flora:
cartography of biological data CFF is a mapping software to represent
animals and/or plant distributions. The WWW page presents the main features of
CFF and some outputs. A light version can be downloaded.
- Cartographic Technologies, Inc.
Cartographic Technologies, Inc. (CTI) provides a wide range of Geographic
Information System (GIS), mapping, and information technology services to help
clients gather and evaluate the information needed to make sound decisions.
- Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies
GIS Research, Professional Development Courses, Digital Data Catalog
On-line Interactive Mapper, Other GIS links.
- Centre of Geographic
Information Processing (CGI) The CGI offers a lot of possibilities for
students all over the world for studying in GIS en RS. The Centre is a part of
the Wageningen Agricultural University.
- Southern California
Traffic Report. This Case study provides real-time mapping of the current
traffic situation for commuters.
- Cartographic Communication
Maps Easy to Read.
- Clyde Consultants are a
commercial GIS/survey/remote sensing company based in Malaysia.
- CIEG - Federal University of Parana,
Brazil CIEG (GIS center) it's one of the most important center for
resarch, education and projects in South Brazil. Links to Brazilian GIS sites,
Projects Going on, News.
- Community 2020 (tm) GIS for
- Compu-Links, Inc. -provides
AM/FM/GIS data conversion services.
- GIS data for Connecticut, USA MAGIC,
the Map and Geographic Information Center at the University of Connecticut, is
the geodata library for the State of Connecticut.
- Consortium for International Earth Science
Information Network (CIESIN) are a gatway to data and other information.
- Consulting company for GIS, remote sensing and
informatics - GISLCompany profile, description of services and expertise,
summaries of previous projects, links to other GIS sites and much more.
- Convergent Group GIS systems
integration and consulting, including Smallworld, ESRI, Intergraph, MapInfo,
Genasys. Related technologies including Outage Management, CIS, Field Data,
Document Imaging, Data Conversion, hardware and database management vendors.
- Institute of Geography, University of
Copenhagen Research, educational and staff information at the Institute of
Geography, University of Copenhagen. Also the homepage of WinCHIPS (a remote
sensing software package developed at the institute) andNOAA satellite images
- Cultural Heritage
GIS resources A partial list of GIS resources related to cultural heritage
documentation. Users can search by region or category.
- Data Chromatics, Inc. Specializes in the
integration of computer mapping, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and
- Data Driven Mapping for the Utilities
Industry Full GIS suite of software tools specificially tailored to meet
requirements of the Utilities Industry.
- Data-on-the-Map 3.0 - Desktop GIS / mapping
software An innovative, cost-effective and user-friendly GIS / mapping
software based on object oriented programming.
- DDS Digital Data Services GmbH Geographic
and Demographic data for Germany and Europe. Offers a single data source for
geomarkting applications primarily for Germany, but also for many other
- Delorme Mapping. Mapping demos
(including sound!) and catalogues of mapping products.
- Department of Geology and Geography at
Hunter College, NY
- Deutches Klimarechenzentrum
(German Climatology Computer Centre). Climatic data and simulations.
- Digital 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 software.
- Drake University Department of Geography and
Geology Info about Drake's GIS Lab, courses, student projects and
department of Geography and Geology (Des Moines, Iowa, USA).
- EarthData International The Photo Science
group specializes in the development of spatial data technologies to support
the engineering, environmental and land management applications of its
- EarthWatch Incorporated is launching
the world's first commercial, high-resolution satellite. Browse and order
worldwide satellite imagery and geographic data from the Digital Globe
database. The site also contains 1m and 3m satellite imagery.
- Mapping, DTMs and GIS from Eastern
Europe Map data for Eastern Europe; digitising services; DTMs for
telecommunications (27 countries to date).
- Edinburgh University,
Geography Department. The home of this page and 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 Locator.
- Edinburgh University, Data Library, spatial meta-data research,
UKBORDERS digital data and ESRC Research Publications Database (incl. some GIS
- Environmental Data Center -
GPS data and Rhode Island Geographic Information System Data. The site
contains information about the Environmental Data Center, Rhode Island GIS
data, and GPS Base Station data.
- Environmental Management Earth
Observation Group at University of Northumbria, UK.
- Environmental 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 Solutions through GIS
Software: >> SiteGIS - Subsurface environmental data management using
MapInfo >> ModelGIS - Groundwater model MODFLOW interface with ARC/INFO.
- Environmental Systems Research Institute
(ESRI). The vendors of Arc/Info and related GIS software and data.
Includes ArcView V1.0 for free.
- Archives of the ESRI-L Mail List
which discusses ESRI products, including Arc/Info.
- ERDAS, Inc. Visualization and analysis tools
to help you make more informed business decisions involving the geography that
- ER Mapper site for Southern Europe and
North Africa. ER Mapper is a powerful yet easy to use geographical data viewer
- ESRI Canada Ltd. Official Canadian Distributor
of ESRI, world leader in Geographic Information System technology. Resources
include GIS products, consulting, training, support, partner program, us
- ESRI Canada - Schools and Libraries
Program ESRI Canada is dedicated to promoting GIS awareness in schools!
- ETAK - GIS Sofware and Digital Mapping
Information A number of online demos for using maps on the internet,
geocoding records over the internet, product descriptions.
- Eurimage - a major commercial course of
remote sensing imagery
- EUROGI - the European Umbrella
Organisation for GIS
- European 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 Europe.
- European Commission
sponsered GIS projects Descriptions of GIS related projects sponsered by
the European Commission.
- European Science Foundation,
Programme includes specialist meetings, GISDATA directory, news / outputs.
- European Union (EU)
Information Market Europe Server, which includes information on GIS Standards, GIS Tenders and
Projects, and GIS in
Europe. A full index of relevent documents is available here
- GIS in Production Agrculture Farmer's
Software Association (FSA) supports information tools for mapping and
management of site-specific farming data in a GIS framework. Trainings are
also held to educate agriculturalists in the application of GIS technology to
- The U.S. Federal Geographic Data
Committee 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.
- Fenstermaker Online is your access
gateway for interacting with our company. Learn about our GIS
(Geographical Information Systems), Smart Maps, GPS (Global Positioning
System) Surveying services, Engineering capabilities, comprehensive
Environmental services, and some of our history.
- National Land Survey of
Finland (the Finnish National Mapping Agency), Geographic Information Centre
includes details of their products and standards.
- Institut Geographique National (IGN) - the
french national mapping agnecy.
- Cassini - a French research grouping
tasked with coordinating GIS research in french universities and institutes
and promoting research on dynamic GIS, GI quality, spatial analysis and
statistics, map generalization, geo surfing and GIS interoperability. (pages
in French, but with english translation available)
- Friends of the Earth (UK) -
Describes their use of GIS with examples. Of particular interest is their Chemical Release
Inventory an example of interactive GIS on the web.
- Genasys II Inc. - Information about their
- Geodan:the dutch GIS
specialists in geo-data, applications&advise A complete overview of
products and services, from european geographic data, MapInfo and Esri
applications and examples of our projects. Also on our site: Roadplanner, the
planning tool for service engineers.
- Geodetic Survey of Canada Information about
the organisation and the data products on offer.
- GEODYNAMIC SOLUTIONS, INC. Our
company specializes in GIS applications and software solutions for the
petroleum industry and for market, demographic and retail site selection
- GEO/Graphics GIS
Consulting and Mapping
- Geographic Designs Inc. describes
Geolineus, a metadata management system for ARC/INFO. Also technical papers
about metadata and GIS data processing.
- Geographical Institute
(Slovenia)Geographic Institute has been established in 1948. It has been
divided into 5 organisational units since 1993: Department for Geoecology,
Department for Regional Geography, Department for Natural Disasters,
Department for Geographical Information System and Department for Thematic
Cartography. Activities have been organised into four research projects
(basic, evolutional, applicational and aiming).
- Geo Info Systems
Magazine - extracts from the magazine are on-line.
- Geological and Geophysical Databases,
Information and GIS Map Server, Cornell University This page is
designed to provide information, data, and maps for scientists, students and
for those who are interested in the geological sciences.
- Geomatics Canada, part the division of
Natural Resources Canada which is responsible for GIS, Mapping and the National Atlas Information Service
which provides NAISmap, an
interactive WWW mapping utility.
- Geomatics International Inc Web providing
consulting services to private sector institutions, non-governmental
organisations and all levels of government using leading edge GIS and web
- Open Data Conversion Tools
Information about our line of products which allow users to convert
between GIS formats as well as access myriad of free data from the net.
- GEOname Digital
Gazetteer CD of geographic feature names. Query, display and data export
software included. Over four million names from all countries except US.
- GeoNorth GeoNorth is a company owned by
professionals dedicated to the development and support of GIS, database, and
CAD systems. GeoNorth offers a full range of services including custom GIS and
database application programming, GIS mapping and data conversion, and
computer network administration. GeoNorth also offers a full line of the
world's most popular software products including packages from ESRI, Sybase,
and Autodesk. We are also known for the development and marketing of out own,
CD-ROM based products, and for developing software products for third parties.
- GeoSoft Ltd. are the U.K. based suppliers
of Map Server and Map Server which allow turnkey systems to be produced in
- GeoSolutions Consulting Inc.
GeoSolutions Consulting Inc. provides consulting and technical services in the
area of Geographic Information System (GIS).
- GeoSolutions, GIS Consultants and
Application Developers GeoSolutions provide GIS services internationally.
We focus on solutions and services specific to user requirements. GeoSolutions
an ESRI Business Partner.
- GeoSearch are a US-based GIS employment
- GEO/SQL Geo/SQL Corporation is an international
company committed to providing a high level of consulting expertise in the
design, implementation and maintenance of GIS systems.
- Geo Strategies - Romania According to
the World Bank, Geo Strategies has grown to become the largest digital mapping
organisation in Eastern Europe.
- GeoSystems are a mapping company who provide
information on map skills, an newsletter and a downloadable game.
- The 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
- GeoWeb - On-Line Resources for GIS/GPS/Remote
Sensing WWW Online Resources For Geographic Information System (GIS),
Global Positioning System (GPS), & Remote Sensing (RS) Industries.
- GIS-L Frequently Asked Questions
(FAQ) Page which provides answers to many basic GIS questions.
- GIS Internet Resources
List Extensive, annotated list of pointers, broken down into subject
areas. Also has information on GIS education, research and facilities at UC
Berkeley. This is part of the UCBGIS web site at:
- GISLinx - complete GIS listing GISLinx is
an Internet site devoted to listing any/all GIS related web sites. GISLinx
contains links to GIS related software and hardware vendors, GeoMatics, GIS
Events, GIS Data.
- GISL (UK) Ltd.- GIS, Remote Sensing and
Informatics Consultants GISL is a UK firm specialising in the applications
of GIS and remote sensing. Working world-wide on muti-disciplinary projects
involving natural resources, rural development, environmental and urban
planning. GISL provides support and training in most GIS and image processing
software packages. We also have a register for freelance consultants with
experience in GIS and/or remote sensing.
- GISplan research group at Aalborg
University, Denmark A brief introduction to GISplan and the idea
behind our research. There is also usefull links to projects and partners
around the world. We also have links to our own homepages. Expect to see
updates every 3 month. We are committed to use the web for communicating our
research and other information.
- GIS Solutions Group Products that
view and translate between many commercial and government vector formats.
- GIS Southwest, Inc. Providing
Professional Services to Businesses and Governments in Spatial Analysis
- GIS Video Library GIS
Video Library, Remote Sensing, Mining Technology, Avant-Garde Art, Tourism
Video Production and Distribution.
- GIS World, publishers of GIS World
magazine and GIS Asia Pacific. Includes GIS conferences, books and other
- GIS-WWW gateway
The GIS-WWW-Gateway by the Joint Research Centre, ISIS, Technical Assessment,
offers a common WWW user interface to datasets stored on different GIS engines
in different locations.
- Global Environmental Network for
Information Exchange (GENIE) Descriptions of data (metadata) that
are relevant to global environmental research from both a physical and human
perspective - information on demographics, climate, ecology, remote sensing,
oceanography and geomorphology.
- Global Land Information System
(GLIS) Metadata and samples for many data products, such as AVHRR, TM,
DEMs, Aerial Photographs, SLAR, World Ecosystems, and World Soil Series.
- Global Positioning System Software (GPSS)
Free GPS Software for Windows called GPSS - a mobile speech GIS. Information
on what GPSS is, when it will next be on TV, and how to get a free copy. e.g.
Personal Computer World CD-ROM Now available for whole World. Displays maps
- GRASSLAND 1.1 Grassland is
proud to be the first GIS introducing Open Geospatial Datastore Interface
(OGDI). With Grassland and OGDI, break the data barrier and expand your source
of information by reading almost any file format of geodata such as DIGEST
(VRF, DTED, ADRG), Grass, DXF, Arc/Info and more.
- The Great Lakes Regional Environmental
Information System (GLREIS) supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA) and the Great Lakes
Information Management Resource (GLIMR) supported by Environment Canada.
- GRID-Geneva (Global Resource Information
Database) GRID-Geneva is part of UNEP (United Nations Environment
Programme). It provides GIS service and distributes free geo-referenced
environmental data sets.
- GTI (GIS Technology, Inc.) All the
GIS you can stand! Description of our products and services, articles, white
papers, and other GIS links.
- University of Hannover, Institute for
Regional Planning (ILR) also maintains a List of GIS WWW
- Harlow Report Geographic Information Systems
Monthly newsletter on GIS since 1978. Free trail subscription available
- Harvard Design & Mapping Co. (HDM)
provides GIS services (including application development), software and data
worldwide. They specialise in ArcInfo, MapInfo and Intergraph.
- Harvard's University, Graduate
School of Design Geo-Data Archive for Boston & Massachusetts
- Hong Kong Baptist University, Department of Geography and their GIS Laboratory,
- University of Hong Kong, GIS/LIS
- Hong Kong Polytechnic
University, Department of Land Surveying
- The IDRISI Project home page.
- An IDRISI WWW
Tutorial from the IDRISI Resource Center
at the University of Salzburg.
- ifp - Institut fuer Planungsdaten: Remote
Sensing, GIS, Planning Remote Sensing, GIS & Digital Cartography for
Regional and Environmental Planning & Research Sample image gallery with
Landsat-TM, SPOT, CASI, Daedalus data.
- ImageNet from Core Software Technology -
Search and Preview geospatial data (sat. imagery, air photography, vector
data). There is a European node at Eurimage in Italy.
- Info 2000 - Geographic
Information Website contains "* GI 2000 documents", concerning the
establishment of a European Policy framework for Geographic Information, * GI
standards * GI reference documents ( e.g legal and political aspects of GI) *
GI contacts in the commission * GI projects at national and international
level * a GI discussion forum, which would like to discuss the political
aspects of GI in Europe. The "related sites" subsection will be achieved
before the end of November 1996 and will contain an almost exhaustive list of
on-line metadata services in the world.
- Infomine Maps & GIS
University of California index to internet resource collections--access by
subject, title, keyword. Strong focus on California and the western United
- Informed Solutions GIS and Spatial Data
Consultants A Group of Consultants specializing in the development of all
leading GIS and RDBMS products. The leading independent consultancy in the
- INFOTECH GIS Data for India An ISO
9002 acedited GIS conversion services company with a capacity to do 20,000 hrs
of work per month in Arc Info, Intergragh, MapInfo, and Atlas GIS formats.
Develops software for GIS users in WINDOWS environment using state of the art
- Geo InSight International, Inc. GIS Training
consulting and software development for private sector, state, federal govt,
and environmental orgs.
- Institute of Advanced Technologies (Kyiv,
Ukraine) is the only organization in Ukraine which is designed to develop
geographical maps and atlases with help of exceptional GIS-technologies.
- Institute of Geodesy and
Photogrammetry Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich DBMS for
Cartographic Raster Images. Visualisation of of Geographic Raster Data. 3D
GIS. Automatic Data Acquisition For GIS. Query Language for Geometry in
Rasterbased GIS. The National DTM of Switzerland. Data Transfer between GIS.
Standardisation of GIS Date Exchange.
- Interactive mapping
guildlines These are general design guidelines and are not technical in
nature. The intent is to be a resource for those involved in creating new
interactive mapping sites.
Corporation A comprehensive guide to Intergraph's wide range of GIS,
mapping, cartograp. Also Intergraph
Software Solutions - Mapping/GIS, GIS product applications and Industry
Solutions for Business & Governments.
- 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
- International Institute for Aerospace Survey and
Earth Sciences The International Institute for Aerospace Survey and
Earth Sciences (ITC) is the largest institute for international higher
education in the Netherlands. The main objective of ITC is to assist
developing countries in human resources development in aerospace surveys,
remote sensing applications, the establishment of geoinformation systems and
the management of geoinformation. To this end ITC concentrates on three main
activities: education, research and advisory services.
- Interoperability Advisory Group (IAG)
The IAG serves the interests of the geodata/geoprocessing/geo-sciences
industry to expand understanding and use of cost-effective, Open GIS
geoprocessing solutions for commercial and public sector markets.
- 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.
- IRIS: knowledge-based data mapping
system in WWW Java applet provides intelligent assistance for visual data
exploration by automated presentation of the data on maps. Example is given
with statistical information about European countries.
8211 home page ISO/IEC 8211 is a standard used by various GIS transfer
standards (notably, SDTS, DIGEST and IHO S-57) to encode their data. This is
the initial release of a home page for that standard, produced by one of the
people who worked on the last release of ISO/IEC 8211. A FAQ (Frequently Asked
Questions) page is included.
- ISO/TC 211 Geographic
information/Geomatics This is the web-server of the ISO committee for
geographic information/geomatics. Contains work programme, organization
including working groups and experts, important information, calendar, list of
- Israel Ecological
& Environmental Information System (HOLIT) provides environmental
information, with many onward links.
- James W. Sewall Company Mapping, GIS, and
resource management consultants to government, utilities, and private
industry. Expertise in aerial photography, surveying/GPS, photogrammetric
mapping, and orthophotography.
- Japan's Geographical Survey Institute
Japan's National Mapping Agency - Topographic, Geodetic and GIS Resources
- The Japan GIS/Mapping Sciences Resource
Guide, which is a comprehensive reference for Japan's GIS, map and
geospatial data products, activities and information sources.
- Jefferson County, Colorado
GIS GIS Products (Maps, Data), Services, Projects. GIS School. Glossary of
GIS and Computing Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Terminology. GIS Links. GIS
Staff, GIS Software / Hardware.
- GIS Jobs and Resources An
international listing of career opportunities in the spatial data professions
and a growing directory of professional development resources.
- GIS Job Postings, Contacts,
Resumes The GeoWorks Job Page allows users to post new GIS position
announcements, obtain company and private industry job contacts, and resume
- GISLinx Job Department
The GJD is a rapidly growing listing of GIS Job openings and GIS resumes from
around the world. This listing is searchable, or may be viewed by catagories.
- JShape - Publish GIS to WWW JShape is a
Java applet to allow users to publish their GIS shapefiles to WWW. JShape is a
vector-based shapefile browser which supports zoom/pan/query/select/label/...
most GIS functions.
- Sol 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
- Mapping, GIS, and resource management
consultants to government, utilities, and private industry. Expertise in
aerial photography, surveying/GPS, photogrammetric mapping, and
orthophotography.KINDS (Knowledge Based Interface to the National
- Kingston 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.
- Land Info Provider of map data products.
Land Info's Web site describes the company and its products, and includes a
number of free downloadable sample map data product files.
- Land Information Centre The Land Information
Centre's functions include digital terrain modelling, aerial photography,
cadastral, topographic and tourist mapping, printing facilities, and the
supply and manipulation of digital data for Geographic Information Systems
- Laser-Scan Ltd. are a U.K. GIS systems
vendor. Details on products, case-studies and technical papers.
HREF="http://plato.gmt.ulaval.ca/">Laval University Descriptions of
the teaching programmes (undergraduate & graduate) and research activities
of the Department of Geomatics Sciences and the Centre for Research in
Geomatics (CRG) at Laval University. In English, French and Spanish.
- Linnet Geomatics International Inc. are
a service provider specialising in LIS. They act as a data distributor for
Canadian Government Agencies (primarily in the Province of Manitoba).
- Liverpool City
Council, UK GIS activity in a British local authority : Mapping - the
FIRST official WWW examples of Ordnance Survey digital maps; Analysis - census
profiling; Modelling - Primary school review; + much more
- The MAGNUM project, which aims
to build an advanced GIS by examining GIS user interfaces, GIS algorithms and
an extensible object-based DBMS architecture.
- MAPCOM Systems, Inc AM/FM-GIS Windows based
software for utilities that Works! Descriptions of M4, Windows based AM/FM-GIS
Software, applications and services.
- MapExpress - MapInfo Corporation An
catalog of worldwide data and MapInfo software. Products can be ordered
online, and some may even be downloaded. Free data samples, tutorial, and data
tip of the month are featured.
- Map*Factory - Raster Based GIS Modelling for
the Macintosh ThinkSpace specializes in the development of Macintosh
spatial modeling, image processing, and GIS mapping products. Software tools
include Map*Factory, Map*Factory Developer's Kit and MAP II.
- MapInfo Corporation, also a user-oriented
MapInfo WWW Site which
provides access to the FAQ, connections to the ftp site and mailing list.
- MapInfo Related Products
Website A worldwide Directory of MapInfo Developers and Resellers of
MapInfo products and/or Third Party Software, Data and Services for use with
- Map Maker is a user friendly
GIS for Windows.
- GISNET MALAYSIA News,
reviews, articles, directories of GIS professionals, vendors, service
providers, education & training institutions.
- MAPublisher by Avenza Software Marketing
Inc. MAPublisher is a software program that works with Adobe Illustrator and
Macromedia Freehand to allow the import of GIS data into the graphics
- Massachusetts Electronic
Atlas This is an interactive atlas showing data by minor civil division
with over 200 thematic layers.
- McGill University Department of Earth
Sciences Some departmental information, together with an ftp server and a
- Meridian GIS - Consultants for Mineral
Exploration Meridian GIS was formed in January 1997 to service the mapping
and GIS community in Australia. We aim to supply MicroStation support in the
mineral exploration and cartographic areas and more specifically the
integration with GIS.
- MeteoGIS. A GIS for
interpolating meterological data. A GIS for meteorological data is
developed on WinNT and Win95 Plattform. It interpolates data from monitoring
networks to the overall property field and the landscape relief.
- Michael McDermott's List of GIS
Resources. Another substantial list of GIS resources with a North American
- Michigan State University, Geography
Department Programs of study, courses, faculty, students, and research,
plus local and regional information for East Lansing, Michigan U.S.A. Strong
GIS and remote sensing program.
- MicroImages, Inc. Free TNTlite spatial
data viewing and analysis software, plus the whole line of TNT professional
GIS, Image Processing, and desktop cartography products.
- Minnesota Legislative GIS
Office. Information and mapping for Minnesota. Not much of great interest
- Mississippi Automated Resource
Information System GIS clearinghouse for Mississippi. Online data,
extensive metadata and links to other GIS sites around the country
- GIS/Census data for Missouri GIS
datasets in ARC/INFO .e00 format for Missouri at the county level as well as
the state level. Home pages for MGISAC and Missouri GIS user groups also
- MIT Earth Resources Laboratory
Environmental Engineering, Applied Geophysics, Centre for Advanced Geophysical
Computing, and GPS information.
- Hal Mueller's GIS Resources and Satellite Image Resources
- MultiGIS 3D
photorrealistic terrain visualization and DEM and planimetry digitization. We
offer FREE datum and coordinate software. Article preprints.
- Municipal Software Corporation
has been providing superior software solutions to local government for over 12
- Mutate - Multimedia Training and Advanced
GIS in Europe
Mutate is an European project that aims at creating the
first master degree on GIS in the web. The project team includes 7 top
universities and firms from 6 European countries.
- The 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?!
- The U.S. National Center for Geographic Information
and Analysis (NCGIA) - 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
- University of California at
Santa Barbara (UCSB)
- University of
- State University of
New York (SUNY) at Buffalo
- National Key Centre for Social
Applications of GIS, Australia
- Natural History Museum (U.K.) - Not much on
GIS as yet, but we suspect they are working on it.
- The U.S. State of North
Carolina's Center for Geographic
Information and Analysis - Spatial data and information about the state
GIS in North Carolina.
- Natural Resources Development
Centre The NRDC brings to environmental management and resource
development an understanding of not only natural and humanprocesses but also
an expertise in information systems. By combining these abilities its develops
new tools and provides new solutions for the optimal use of the environment.
- NOAA National Geophysical Data Center A
major provider of environmental data (international data in addition to USA).
- The Norwegian Institute of
Technology, Department of
Surveying and Mapping. Although much information is in Norwegian, there is
a sizeable list of GIS
resources in English.
- NERC Unit for Thematic
Information Systems (NUTIS) are involved in Remote Sensing and
Environmental Modelling Research
- Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Science Division, including their Fire Simulation Model
- Object/FX Corp. - Embedded Tools &
Interactive Internet Spatial Applications A sofware company offering
spatial/mapping visualization tools and templates for viewing and interacting
with enterprise data in either client/server or web environments.
- Ohio State University - Center for
- Ohio State University, Department of Geography provides a
- On Target Mapping is a leading provider
of desktop mapping solutions for service-intensive industries and is a leader
in telecommunications mapping, routing, logistics and scheduling technologies.
- Open Relational GIS
Eurotronics OpenGIS® software (is not in conflict with OGC) specialised in
large scale geographic databases, storing geo-objects in RDBMS communal &
utility installed base in Belgium.
- Open GIS Consortium. Information on the OpenGIS
Project, meetings, testbed and publications. OGIS also have pages at the University of California
at Berkeley which include information on the public-domain GIS, GRASS.
- ORSER - Office for Remote
Sensing of Earth Resources Since its founding in 1970, ORSER has completed
over a hundred projects involving the application of GIS and/or remote sensing
to environmental and ecological analyses.
- The Ordnance Survey - the U.K. National
Mapping Agency. Including a query interface to the Spatial Information Enquiry Service
- PCI produces software for Remote Sensing, GIS
and Terrain Analysis, including EASI/PACE. Cartographic editing software in
WYSIWYG environment reads 45+ GIS file types. Produces high quality maps.
Designed by Cartographers for cartographers.
- PCI Pacific GeoSolutions, developers of
- Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access PASDA is
PA's node on the NSDI. PASDA data includes Digital Elevation Models, Digital
Raster Graphics, and Digital Ortho Photo Quadrangles as well as watersheds,
streams, roads, etc.
- MapMagic: Effortless viewing and distribution
of your GIS data
- Agriculture in the
21st Century;Remote Sensing Workshop, UC Davis Proceedings of a remote
sensing and precision agriculture workshop at UC Davis (October 23rd-25th,
1996) sponsored by NASA MTPE, NIGEC and UC Davis
- Professional GEO Systems (PGS) Product Info (Java
GIS Browser) PGS specializes in the development of Geographic Information
Systems for Internet. We have developed a 100% Pure Java GIS browser.
- GIS in the
PhilippinesThis site is an effort to bring together a collection of
disparate information about geographic information systems or GIS in the
Philippines into a structured format, accessible via the Internet.
- Planet Earth Home Page Connections
to everywhere on every topic. Not particularly strong on GIS or RS.
- Pima County CAD/GIS Includes topics such
as Developing GIS for the Web, Arc/Info and AutoCAD techniques, and links to
exciting GIS and mapping sites. Pima County is in Arizona, USA.
- PROGIS - Professional GIS software for MS
Windows Professional GIS platform for Windows95/NT, add-on modules for
GPS, Routing, Multimedia, large Raster handling(TurboRaster) and Isoline
generation. GIS downsizing with SDK, connection to any database.
- Psion GIS
Software Comprehensive mapping solutions for your Psion Series 3 & 5
palmtop machines. Specialist software design for digital mapping, GIS, GPS and
University Belfast - Geography. Introducing GIS, ARC/INFO WWW tutor, links
to other GIS WWW pages. Also a GIS User Guide to Internet
- GIS Conversion and Software
Development GIS Conversion and GIS Software Development Service Provider
for Telecommunications, Electric, Gas, Water, Government, Mapping,
- Retail Profit Management
GIS Resources RPM, a provider of Atlas GIS solutions sponsors this
comprehensive listing of GIS data sites, news and discussion groups, GIS and
mapping related search engines, and more.
- GIS data for Rhode Island Wetland, land
use, images, roads, soils and utilities.