GIS Guides

 

Instruction Guides for Downloading Free ESRI Software from WebStore


Currently only ArcGIS Version 10 is advertised on UI Webstore. To obtain earlier versions of the software, contact UI Webstore directly at webstore@illinois.edu and request what you need. It takes about 1 day to get software to you.

Instruction guides will help you navigate UofI WebStore and get started with free ArcGIS software. (If you have questions or updates to these guides, please contact Nina Savar.)

bullet for link to faculty and staff manual Everyone at UIC -- ArcGIS Desktop Version 10 - Installing ArcGIS 10 on UIC PCs from UI Webstore (Adobe PDF, 2.7 Mb)
updated 20 July 2010.

bullet for link to faculty and staff manual Faculty/Staff -- ArcGIS Desktop Version 9.3 - How to Purchase and Install ArcGIS/ArcInfo (Adobe PDF, 1.6 Mb)
updated 10 May 2010.

bullet for student manual Students -- ArcGIS Desktop Version 9.3 - How to Purchase and Install ArcGIS/ArcEditor (Adobe PDF, 770 Kb)
updated Nov 2009.
NOTE: ArcGIS/ArcInfo software is now available to students for free. Nov 2010.

bullet for student manual Using MAC address instead of USB -- ArcGIS Desktop Version 9.3 - How to use a MAC address instead of a USB key (dongle) (Adobe PDF, 153 Kb) May 2010

How to Use Your Mac for GIS

(If you have questions or updates to these guides, please contact Alanah Ryding.)

bullet for link to how to set up your Macintosh computer to run ArcGIS How to set up your Mac to run ArcGIS (Adobe PDF, 410 Kb)
updated Nov 2009

Quick Start for GIS

bullet for link to GIS tutorial for ArcGIS 9.3 GIS Tutorial for ArcGIS 9.3 (Adobe PDF, 2.9 Mb)
Data for GIS Tutorial (zip file, 135 Kb)

 

Contact us at:
Urban Data Visualization Lab
412 S Peoria Street, Room B-15 M/C 350
Chicago, IL 60607
Email: udvl@uic.edu
Phone: 312-996-3860

Coordinates:
Latitude (WGS 84): 41° 52' 33.85" N
Longitude (WGS 84): 87° 38' 59.05" W


image of urban graphics, such as model of neighborhood, drawing, etc.