May, 2015


GIS Learning, GIS Software

Free Preview of Mastering QGIS

Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  The book provides step-by-step examples covering the areas of database integration, geoprocessing tools, Python scripts, advanced cartography, and custom plugins.    Mastering QGIS is written by Kurt Menke, […]

GIS Learning, GIS Software

Working with Coordinate Reference Systems: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at working with coordinate systems in QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  When working with spatial data, it is important that a coordinate reference system (CRS) be assigned […]

GIS Learning, GIS Software

Styling Vector and Raster Data: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at styling vector and raster GIS data in QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  When you load spatial data layers into QGIS Desktop, they are styled with […]

GIS Learning, GIS Software

Adding Functionality with Plugins: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at using plugins to extend the functionality of QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  Adding Functionality with Plugins There are so many potential workflows, analysis settings, and […]