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Main Title Getting to know ArcGIS® Pro /
Author Law, Michael,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Collins, Amy,
Publisher Esri Press,
Year Published 2019
OCLC Number 1056202394
ISBN 9781589485372; 1589485378
Subjects Geographic information systems ; Graphical user interfaces (Computer systems) ; Geospatial data--Computer processing--Problems, exercises, etc ; Geographic Information Systems--(DNLM)D040362 ; Geographic Mapping--(DNLM)D062305 ; Electronic Data Processing--(DNLM)D001330 ; Topography, Medical--methods--(DNLM)D019371Q000379 ; Geografische informatiesystemen ; Cartografie
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELAM  G70.212.L34 2019 2 copies Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 01/13/2020
Edition Second edition.
Collation x, 501 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
"Second edition, updated for ArcGIS Pro 2.3"--front cover. Includes index.
Contents Notes
Chapter 1. Introducing GIS -- Exercise 1a. Explore ArcGIS Online -- Chapter 2. A first look at ArcGIS Pro -- Exercise 2a : Learn some basics -- Exercise 2b : Go beyond the basics -- Exercise 2c : Experience 3D GIS -- Chapter 3. Exploring geospatial relationships -- Exercise 3a : Extract part of a dataset -- Exercise 3b : Incorporate tabular data -- Exercise 3c : Calculate data statistics -- Exercise 3d : Connect spatial datasets -- Chapter 4. Creating and editing spatial data -- Exercise 4a : Build a geodatabase -- Exercise 4b : Create features -- Exercise 4c : Modify features -- Chapter 5. Facilitating workflows -- Exercise 5a : Manage a repeatable workflow using tasks -- Exercise 5b : Create a geoprocessing model -- Exercise 5c : Run a Python command and script tool -- Chapter 6. Collaborative mapping -- Exercise 6a : Prepare a database for data collection -- Exercise 6b : Prepare a map for data collection -- Exercise 6c : Collect data using Collector for ArcGIS -- Chapter 7. Geoenabling your project -- Exercise 7a : Prepare project data -- Exercise 7b : Geocode location data -- Exercise 7c : Use geoprocessing tools to analyze vector data -- Chapter 8. Analyzing spatial and temporal patterns -- Exercise 8a : Create a kernel density map -- Exercise 8b : Perform a hot spot analysis -- Exercise 8c : Explore the results in 3D -- Exercise 8d : Animate the data -- Chapter 9. Determining suitability -- Exercise 9a : Prepare project data -- Exercise 9b : Derive new surfaces -- Exercise 9c : Create a weighted suitability model -- Chapter 10. Presenting your project -- Exercise 10a : Apply detailed symbology -- Exercise 10b : Label features -- Exercise 10c : Create a page layout -- Exercise 10d : Share your project -- Appendix A. Image and data source credits -- Glossary -- Task index. The authors teach new and existing GIS users how to get started solving problems by visualizing, querying, creating, editing, analyzing, and presenting geospatial data in both 2D and 3D environments using the latest ArcGIS mapping application, ArcGIS Pro. This book teaches the basic functions and capabilities of the system through practical project workflows and shows how to be productive with the components of the platform. The second edition has been updated to include information relevant for ArcGIS Pro 2.3.--adapted from publisher's description.