The Resource Introductory Readings in Geographic Information Systems

Introductory Readings in Geographic Information Systems

Label
Introductory Readings in Geographic Information Systems
Title
Introductory Readings in Geographic Information Systems
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Even though Geographic Information Systems GIS have been available for over 20 years, they have only recently become accessible to geographers and others as a useful tool in spacial analysis. This is a sampling of basic principles of GIS
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Peuquet, Donna J
Dewey number
910.285416
LC call number
G70.2.I66 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marble, Duane Francis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geographic information systems
  • Geography - Study and teaching - Audio-visual aids
Label
Introductory Readings in Geographic Information Systems
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/crkn/detail.action?docID=181377
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover -- Half-Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- PART I WHAT IS A GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM? -- 1 Geographic information systems: an overview -- 2 Geographic Information Systems-a new frontier -- 3 A classification of software components commonly used in geographic information systems -- 4 GIS versus CAD versus DBMS: what are the differences? -- PART II EXAMPLES OF PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS -- 5 MAGI: Maryland Automated Geographic Information System -- 6 ARC/INFO: an example of a contemporary geographic information system -- 7 Technical description of the DIME System -- 8 Principal components of the Census Bureau's TIGER File -- 9 The TIGER system: automating the geographic structure of the United States Census -- 10 Current and potential uses of geographic information systems: the North American experience -- 11 An experiment in land-use allocation with a geographic information system -- 12 Integration of geological datasets for gold exploration in Nova Scotia -- 13 Modeling community vulnerability to hazardous materials using geographic information systems -- 14 Representing and applying knowledge about spatial processes in environmental management -- PART III OPERATIONS AND PROBLEMS OF BUILDING A DATABASE -- 15 Creating large digital files from mapped data -- 16 Interactions between the cartographic document and the digitizing process -- 17 A review of digital data commonly available and some of the practical problems of entering them into a GIS -- 18 Efficient digitizing through the combination of appropriate hardware and software for error detection and editing -- PART IV GIS INTERNALS-DATA REPRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES -- 19 A conceptual framework and comparison of spatial data models -- 20 Historical data as an explicit component of land information systems -- 21 It makes me so CROSS
  • 22 The accuracy of map overlays: a reassessment -- PART V GIS DESIGN AND EVALUATION -- 23 Establishing a geographical information system in relation to its use: a process of strategic choices -- 24 Development of a conceptual model of the manual digitizing process -- 25 Performance evaluation and work-load estimation for geographic information systems -- 26 Liability for information
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (442 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203393246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC181377
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL181377
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11163997
  • (CaONFJC)MIL2424
  • (OCoLC)793165283
Label
Introductory Readings in Geographic Information Systems
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/crkn/detail.action?docID=181377
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover -- Half-Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- PART I WHAT IS A GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM? -- 1 Geographic information systems: an overview -- 2 Geographic Information Systems-a new frontier -- 3 A classification of software components commonly used in geographic information systems -- 4 GIS versus CAD versus DBMS: what are the differences? -- PART II EXAMPLES OF PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS -- 5 MAGI: Maryland Automated Geographic Information System -- 6 ARC/INFO: an example of a contemporary geographic information system -- 7 Technical description of the DIME System -- 8 Principal components of the Census Bureau's TIGER File -- 9 The TIGER system: automating the geographic structure of the United States Census -- 10 Current and potential uses of geographic information systems: the North American experience -- 11 An experiment in land-use allocation with a geographic information system -- 12 Integration of geological datasets for gold exploration in Nova Scotia -- 13 Modeling community vulnerability to hazardous materials using geographic information systems -- 14 Representing and applying knowledge about spatial processes in environmental management -- PART III OPERATIONS AND PROBLEMS OF BUILDING A DATABASE -- 15 Creating large digital files from mapped data -- 16 Interactions between the cartographic document and the digitizing process -- 17 A review of digital data commonly available and some of the practical problems of entering them into a GIS -- 18 Efficient digitizing through the combination of appropriate hardware and software for error detection and editing -- PART IV GIS INTERNALS-DATA REPRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES -- 19 A conceptual framework and comparison of spatial data models -- 20 Historical data as an explicit component of land information systems -- 21 It makes me so CROSS
  • 22 The accuracy of map overlays: a reassessment -- PART V GIS DESIGN AND EVALUATION -- 23 Establishing a geographical information system in relation to its use: a process of strategic choices -- 24 Development of a conceptual model of the manual digitizing process -- 25 Performance evaluation and work-load estimation for geographic information systems -- 26 Liability for information
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (442 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203393246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC181377
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL181377
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11163997
  • (CaONFJC)MIL2424
  • (OCoLC)793165283

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