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Glossaries and Bibliographies

This page provides information on GIS, GPS, remote sensing, and metadata words, works, and publications. Please click on the links below or scroll down the page for more information.

Table of Contents

Dictionary of Abbreviations and Acronyms in GIS, Cartography and Remote Sensing (UC-Berkeley)
GIS Glossary from The Geographer's Craft (UC-Boulder)

GIS Glossary (GEOCommunity)

GIS Glossary (NH GRANIT)

GIS Glossary (Volusia County, FL)

Glossary of GIS Terms (ESRI)
Online GIS Dictionary (AGI)

Remote Sensing Glossary (Columbia University)

NOAA Coastal Services Center has compiled links to literature relating to GIS and Coastal Management. NOAA Coastal Services Center, accessed March 2004.

ESRI Virtual Campus Online GIS Library
ESRI's Virtual Campus website provides access to an online library of over 28,000 GIS references, including books, journals, magazines, reports, and conference proceedings. Environmental Systems Research Institute, accessed March 2004, updated January 2007.

Wisconsin State Cartographer's Office Publications
The Wisconsin SCO has published numerous handbooks, guides, bulletins, and other products to help map users in Wisconsin find, acquire, and properly use maps and map products. SCO accessed March 2004, January 2007.

Annotated Bibliographies by Topic of GEO 565 GIS and Science, Summer 2006

GIS Bibliographies (GIS Lounge)

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