Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are a powerful, yet easily accessible technology, used for analyzing and mapping information about the world around us. In this workshop participants will be given an introduction to basic mapmaking concepts followed by a hands-on exercise making a map with ArcGIS, a popular desktop GIS application available to the Lafayette community at Skillman Library. This workshop will be offered this Friday, September 22nd in Skillman 003 from 12:15pm to 1:00pm.

Lunch provided. Please RSVP John Clark clarkjh@lafayette.edu. 18 seats available.