Stephen A. McElroy, the GIS program chair at American Sentinel University, outlines ASU’s online learning lab which uses a badge award system to promote GIS learning beyond … Read more
Here is a quick guide to some of the resources available on GIS Lounge: GIS 101 – Launch page for all essential information about GIS. … Read more
What is metadata and why is it important to document GIS data? Metadata is an important, but unfortunately oft overlooked component of GIS data. Metadata is ‘data about the data’ and it’s vital to understanding to source, currency, scale, and appropriateness of using GIS data.