College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Resources

Please feel free to take full advantage of the following resources.

Spatial Data Sources

Government

Organization

Commercial

Organizations

  • URISA
    “The Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) is a nonprofit association of professionals using [GIS] and other information technologies to solve challenges in state/provincial and local government agencies and departments.”
  • SoCal URISA
    The Southern California Chapter of URISA.
  • AAG
    The American Association of Geographers.
  • ASPRS
    The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.

Government Agencies

  • Census Bureau
    The United States Census Bureau.
  • NIMA
    The National Imagery and Mapping Agency.
  • NOAA
    The National Oceanography and Atmospheric Administration.
  • nowCOAST
    NOAA’s real-time coastal observation and forecast.
  • NGS
    The National Geodetic Survey.
  • USGS
    The United States Geologic Survey.
  • SDTS
    The Spatial Data Transfer Standard information site.

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