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Use this guide to find resources for mapping and sources for GIS data.

GIS at Oxford

At the Oxford Library, ArcGIS mapping software is installed on the PCs in our three large study rooms. These rooms each host a Dell PC on 67" HD monitors. Wireless keyboards and mice are available at the library front desk for each study room.

GIS Tutorials

ESRI, the company that makes ArcGIS, offers a variety of free tutorials on their website. Check the box at the top of the list to see only free course offerings!

ESRI also offers six and eight-week long MOOCs that cover a wide selection of topics within GIS.


Books that may be helpful while learning or considering research using GIS.