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Urban Studies

Mapping Tools and Atlases

Have your own dataset and want to map it? Try these GIS applications:

  • DataWrapper (Free Version) The free plan enables you to create, publish, embed and export visualizations as PNGs without limits.You can quickly and easily create 19 different chart types, three map types, and flexible tables.
  • Tableau Public (Public/Free Version) Use this data visualization tool to create online maps which can be shared.
  • ArcGIS Online is mapping software from ESRI, the GIS industry leader. You can create a free ArcGIS Online Public account. An ArcGIS Online Public account provides you with a pared-down version of the desktop application. For the full desktop ArcGIS package, access it at Gleeson Library (on the PCs in the Reference Room Computer Lab) or contact USF's Geospatial Analysis Lab (GSAL).
  • Google My Maps A basic online mapping application from Google.
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