Geographic Information System

What is it?

A framework that provides the ability to capture and analyze spatial and geographic data.

Why use it?

A geographic information system (GIS) is a conceptualized framework that can capture and analyze spatial and geographic data. GIS applications are computer-based systems that enable users to create, store and edit spatial and non-spatial data, analyze the spatial information output, and visually share these results via maps.

How do I get started?

ArcGIS Online

Start at claremont.maps.arcgis.com to get logged in through CAS.

ArcGIS Desktop/Pro

Start at the library: ArcGIS Desktop/Pro

How do I get help?

ITS Staff is available to answer your questions and meet you for a consultation and/or group training, if needed. We can help brainstorm ideas for using ArcGIS in your teaching based on your specific needs and discipline. Simply reach out to servicedesk@pomona.edu.

Help from Library GIS support

The following includes Claremont Colleges instructions

Questions?

email: servicedesk@pomona.edu
(909)621-8061

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