QGIS (formerly known as Quantum GIS) is a popular open source GIS software application. QGIS can be downloaded for free.

A Case Study on Converting a Geodatabase From ArcGIS for Use in QGIS

In this article Charles Altendorf outlines a method he developed to convert GIS data located in a geodatabase created in…

2 weeks ago

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…

2 months ago

Missed the Latest QGIS User Conference? Access the Videos Online

Recorded presentations from the 2019 QGIS International User Conference are now available online.

2 months ago

Geo Announcements: QGIS 3.6 Released, New Map Projections Added to ArcGIS and ArcGIS Pro

In the latest geo announcements, QGIS 3.6 has been released, the European Space Agency announces a new school award, ArcGIS…

3 months ago

How To Use the Equal Earth Projection With QGIS on the Mac

If you've been eagerly awaiting the ability to try out the Equal Earth map projection in QGIS, here are a…

6 months ago

Free Urban Planning GIS Exercises

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

6 months ago

QGIS Map Design, 2nd Edition

Updated to be used with QGIS 3.4, the second edition of QGIS Map Design is now available in its final version.

7 months ago

How to Change the Label Language When Using Natural Earth’s Quick Start QGIS Files

One quirk with the version 3 of the Natural Earth quick start kit .qgs file is that when you load it…

7 months ago

How to Get the Map View in QGIS to Resize Properly on a Mac

One Mac OS specific bug is the map view canvas doesn't fill the available space in QGIS 3.x versions. Learn…

8 months ago

Introduction to QGIS Python Programming

Anita Graser has started a tutorial series aimed at teaching users with no programming background how to get started with…

12 months ago