GIS Resources at UIC:
GIS Day at UIC
The next GIS Day @ UIC will be November 2014 in conjunction with Cook County. See 2011's events; See 2009 events to learn what we've done.
Subscribe to UIC GIS Listserv
The UIC GIS Email List (Listserv) is back. The UICGIS List is a subscription email list for all things GIS. Learn how to subscribe.
Download Free ArcGIS Software
Instruction guides will assist you in navigating WebStore, selecting, downloading, and installing ESRI's ArcGIS software.
Locate ArcGIS Desktop Software in ACCC Labs
Learn where ArcGIS is installed in public ACCC computer labs.
Take Free ESRI Virtual Campus Courses
Register for free online GIS software training, offered by ESRI, Inc. This free software training is available to ALL Students, Faculty, and Staff with a @uic.edu e-mail address.
Find GIS Data
Learn how to find GIS data using UIC Daley Library's Research Guides and Geospatial Onestop.
GIS Courses Offered at UIC (Adobe PDF, 130 Kb)
These are GIS related courses offered Academic Year 2012-2013.
Pathways to Landing a GIS Job
Blog article about the skills needed to land the GIS job of your dreams. From Donoghue and Associates. Check out some of the other articles, while you are at it.
GIS Professional Organizations:
Illinois GIS Association (ILGISA)
ILGISA membership is available to anyone who uses GIS technologies and/or is interested in pursuing a GIS career. Primarily working for government agencies, members include those who are in management positions, as well as those who hold more technical jobs. As a not-for-profit association, we strive to provide high quality, low cost programs which keep our membership informed and help them to continue to develop professionally.
Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA)
URISA is a non-profit professional and educational association that promotes the effective and ethical use of spatial information and information technologies for the understanding and management of urban and regional systems. It is a multidisciplinary association where professionals from all parts of the spatial data community can come together and share concerns and ideas. URISA supports GISCorps, GIS professionals who provide short term, volunteer GIS services.
Page last updated, 4 June 2013
Contact us at:
Urban Data Visualization Lab
412 S Peoria Street, Room B-15 M/C 350
Chicago, IL 60607
Latitude (WGS 84): 41° 52' 33.85" N
Longitude (WGS 84): 87° 38' 59.05" W