Geographic Information Systems

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Support and Research Facility supports GIS services in research and education at Iowa State University and outreach to the citizens of Iowa. The facility provides hardware, software, and technical services for research use in GIS-related projects.  The facility also provides support and periodic training for GIS software products as well as teaching support of GIS courses through the Geographic Technologies Teaching Lab and the ISU GIS graduate certificate.  Software supported by the facility includes the ArcGIS suite of software for GIS applications and ERDAS for image processing.  Any of these tools can be licensed through the GIS Facility for use at the university.

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