Researching Veterans in Texas
Tasked with accessing local veterans counts as well as a variety of other demographics? Well this guide is designed for you.
Geographic Information Systems Librarian
Dr. Alexa Smith-Osborne
Social Work Faculty
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012: 3pm - Mapping Presidential Results in Your NeighborhoodUse Geographic Information Systems to explore how folks in any neighborhood in Texas voted in previous elections, as well as campaign contributions, Republican/Democrat affiliations, etc. Open to all. No GIS experience required.
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012: 3pm - Mapping Ozone in Texas: Kriging & Spatial StatisticsLearn how Geographic Information Systems and ESDA (Exploratory Spatial Data Analysis) can help to estimate ozone levels across the state. In addition to ESDA, this workshop will cover the basics of kriging, a popular interpolation method. Open to all. N
Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012: GPS in the Library Mall: Cache, if You Can!Learn how to use GPS receivers and participate in a geocaching exercise. Total fun; not to be missed. No GPS experience necessary. Open to the public. (Part of GIS Day 2012.) Registration not required.