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Intro to Geospatial Data

Intro to Geospatial Data Online

Geospatial data is data about objects or features on or near the surface of the Earth and can be mapped using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software. This workshop introduces participants to geospatial data formats and concepts as well as sources for this data.

*Presented by Christine Homuth (Spatial Information Specialist). This virtual workshop will not be recorded, though a text-based GitHub tutorial on the same material will be posted shortly afterwards. This tutorial will be available on the Sherman Centre's "Online Learning" webpage.

Tuesday, February 14, 2023
10:30am - 11:30am
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
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The Sherman Centre and the McMaster University Library are committed to fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for its presenters and participants. As a participant in this session, you agree to support and help cultivate an experience that is collaborative, respectful, and inclusive, as well as free of harassment, discrimination, and oppression. We reserve the right to remove participants who exhibit harassing, malicious or persistently disruptive behaviour. Please refer to our code of conduct webpage for more information.

Event Organizer

Christine Homuth
Veronica Litt

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