Caitlin Dempsey

Caitlin Dempsey has been the editor of GIS Lounge (https://gislounge.com) since 2001. More about Caitlin Dempsey and GIS Lounge on the contact page. Caitlin Dempsey is also the editor of Geography Realm (geographyrealm.com).

GIS Job Description Survey

Below is a quick GIS job survey to understand what GIS professionals do in their respective industries.

January 15, 2020

GIS in Academia and Beyond Map Dashboard

Developed by Black Girls MAPP, a networking group that "connects and empowers women of color in the field of GIS",…

January 12, 2020

Women in GIS Networking Groups

Web sites with information specifically regarding peer support for women in GIS.

January 12, 2020

Esri Debuts New Free Course on Spatial Data Science

Esri has unveiled a new massive open online course (MOOC) entitled, "Spatial Data Science: The New Frontier in Analytics."

January 8, 2020

What is Snapping in GIS?

Snapping involves connecting a geometric vertex or edges of one feature to another when editing a GIS dataset.

January 12, 2020

A Roundup of Geospatial Podcasts

Here's a list of geospatial podcasts you can download and listen to.

December 19, 2019

What is a GeoTIFF?

A GeoTIFF is a public domain metadata standard which has the georeferencing information embedded within the image file.

January 13, 2020

Open Repository for Geospatial Training Data Released

Radiant Earth has launched Radiant MLHub, a cloud-based open library for training geospatial data used by machine learning algorithms.

December 9, 2019

Free Online Geocoder

Developed by LocalFocus, this online geocoder will generate lat/long coordinates for a list of addresses for free.

January 6, 2020

Print and Assemble These Map Tree Ornaments

John Nelson from Esri has posted three map ornament templates you can print and assemble for your Christmas tree.

December 9, 2019