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GIS (Geographic Information Systems): Training

This guide covers resources and tools helpful for people interested in GIS.

On Campus Training Resources

Regular on campus workshops are available at no cost to UC Berkeley students, staff, and faculty through the GIF, the D-Lab, and the Library. Check the following calendars for upcoming workshops and events:

Learning ArcGIS

Online Training

How to Access

  1. Submit the Virtual Campus Request form to request access to the UC Berkeley organizational account.
  2. Your information will be sent to the GIS & Map Librarian, who will send an invitation email to you within three working days.
  3. You will need to accept the invitation through your exiting Esri account or create one if you don't have an Esri account (note that this is a different account than the one you use with ArcGIS Online).

UCB Library GIS Workshop Materials

Georeferencing with QGIS

Workshop materials and guide for how to use QGIS to georeference a scanned map.

Georeferencing with ArcMap

Workshop materials and guide for how to use ArcMap to georeference a scanned map.

GIS Tutorials from Around the Web

Learning QGIS

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