As GIS techlogy has evolved and grown, so has the language of this powerful tool. Written, developed, and reviewed by more than 150 subject-matter experts, A to Z GIS is packed with more than 1,800 terms; nearly 400 full-color illustrations; and, seven encyclopedia-style appendix articles about antation and labels, features, geometry, layers in ArcGIS, map projections and coordinate systems, remote sensing, and topology. A to Z GIS is a must-have resource for managers, programmers, users, writers, editors, and students discovering the interdisciplinary nature of GIS.
Tasha Wade is a project manager at ESRI. For the past four years, she has coordinated the ESRI GIS Term Library, a database of 3,000 terms and definitions that is the single source for all ESRI glossaries and dictionaries. Shelly Sommer worked as the corporate librarian at ESRI for 12 years before becoming a research specialist.
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Encyclopedias & General Reference
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Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.,U.S.