Category: GIS

Tutorial: Line Layer Editing in TransCad

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Tutorial: Calculate Geometry in ArcMap

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GIS and Copyright Issues: Orange County, California

In late January 2011, a California court ruled that an Orange County GIS basemap was considered software rather than electronic records, exempting it from public disclosure. The court case, Sierra Club v. Superior Court, focuses on the “public’s right to access electronic files created and stored by local governments.”  The lawsuit argues that electronic files …

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RITA T3 Webinars

Image via Wikipedia Talking Technology and Transportation (T3) webinars are presented by RITA’s ITS Professional Capacity Building Program. The T3 webinars present information on ITS planning, procurement, deployment, and operations. Below are a sampling of T3 webinars that provide useful information for transit GIS professionals: How to Implement the TimeTable Publisher: An Open Source Application …

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Video and Tutorial for Launch of Census Bureau’s New American FactFinder

In January 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau will launch a new version of the American FactFinder, which will be the primary tool to access 2010 Census data. The Census Bureau has prepared an online video, The American FactFinder Virtual Tour, and a tutorial, American FactFinder Quick Start, to help users become comfortable with the changes …

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