Want to collect your own data? Here's what you'll need.
ArcMAP or ArcGIS
What if I want an ArcMAP license on my own computer?
I don't know how to use ArcMAP or ArcGIS! Is there a way I can get training?
Yes! You can get online training via ESRI's training website - just create a free account. Most of the training is free, but If you need access to advanced courses request access from UNLV OIT
What if I took a course but still have a question about specific functionality of ArcGIS/ArcMAP?
Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Is there an open source GIS software?
Yes! Check out QGIS.
What can I use to create simple maps?
Need to collect data in the field?
Check out ESRI Collector and Explorer apps. You will need advanced license permission to use these apps.
~ The library does not carry handheld GPS devices ~
What if all I have is a bunch of addresses?
Use the U.S. Census Geocoder to convert them to geographic coordinates you can map.