- ArcGIS Online
This is an easy to use, online mapping resource. Register your Esri Global Account or create a public account (do not sign up for the trial) and make a great looking map in minutes that you can share online and embed in websites.
- Google Fusion Tables
"Fusion Tables is an experimental data visualization web application to gather, visualize, and share larger data tables."
- ReferenceUSA (licensed for UNC only)
Search and map business listings
- Social Explorer (licensed for UNC only)
Make reports and download demographic data tables from 1940 to 2010. Create maps in an easy-to-use interface (see their how-to videos). Maps can be exported as PowerPoint presentations or as images.
- SimplyMap (licensed for UNC only)
SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that enables users to quickly and easily create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using extensive demographic, business and marketing data.
- More web-based mapping tools from Bamboo DiRT
Bamboo DiRT is a registry of digital research tools for scholarly use.
Create dynamic maps, analyze and build location aware and geospatial applications with your data. This site requires a user account and offers tiered services, with the lowest tier free.
- Need Help?
Contact a GIS Librarian.
This is a course guide for Geography 460. This guide compiles resources to assist you in this course, including article databases, scoped google searches, access to the library catalog, and online mapping tools.