Free GIS

Find free GIS resources. Included under this category are free GIS courses, free GIS software, Free GIS data, and other useful and free GIS resources.

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

Free Ways to Learn QGIS

If you want to start learning how to use QGIS, a free and open source GIS software package, there are…

April 29, 2019

Free Urban Planning GIS Book and Exercises

An open access book focusing on the use of GIS in sustainable urban planning and management includes six chapters containing…

January 16, 2020

Antarctica GIS Resources

Find resources relating to GIS including case studies, articles and access to data relating to Antarctica.

May 19, 2018

Learn GIS for Free

There are a few online options to learn GIS for free. Take advantage of resources that provide you access to…

January 14, 2018

Penn State’s Maps and the Geospatial Revolution Now a Self-paced Course

Penn State has made its popular Maps and the Geospatial Revolution MOOC available as a self-paced online course.

April 7, 2017

Free Do-It-Yourself Geo Apps Course

Esri is offering a new MOOC course geared towards teaching participants how to build geo apps using the software company's…

December 19, 2016

Free QGIS Video Tutorial

Discover Spatial is offering a free five lesson QGIS video tutorial.  Aimed towards those interested in learning more about this…

December 18, 2016

Free Earth Science and GIS Classroom Materials

Esri has launched a new initiative that offers free ArcGIS Online based classroom learning materials.  The first collection, called the Earth…

December 18, 2016

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…

December 18, 2016