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  • Nature of Geographic Information (David DiBiase)

    The purpose of this book is to promote understanding of the Geographic Information Science and Technology enterprise (GIS&T, also known as 'geospatial'). It explores the nature of geographic information.

  • An Introductory Textbook on Geographic Information Systems

    This textbook is an introduction to GIS, but most of the chapter's concepts are also applicable to other geotechnologies including remote sensing, global positioning systems (GPS), Internet mapping, and virtual globes.

  • Geographic Information System Basics (Jonathan Campbell)

    From the melting of the polar ice caps to privacy issues associated with mapping, this book provides a gentle, yet substantive, introduction to the use and application of digital maps, mapping, and GIS.

  • Principles of Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

    This book is designed to provide students in a first or second GIS course with a solid foundation in both GIS concepts and the use of GIS. It strikes a careful balance between GIS concepts and hands-on applications.

  • GIS Succinctly (Peter Shaw)

    This book guides you through it all, starting with a detailed examination of the data and processes that constitute the internals of a GIS. It surveys a selection of commercial and open-source software packages, detailing the strengths and weaknesses of each.

  • Geospatial Analysis: Principles, Techniques and Software Tools

    This book provides a compehensive guide to concepts, methods and tools, with many examples being provided using a variety of software tools such as ArcGIS, Idrisi, Grass, Surfer and many others to clarify the concepts discussed

  • Spatial Thinking in Planning Practice: An Introduction to GIS

    The goals of this textbook are to help students acquire the technical skills of using software and managing a database, and develop research skills of collecting data, analyzing information and presenting results.

  • A Practical Guide to Geostatistical Mapping (Tomislav Hengl)

    This book is a practical guide to geostatistical mapping using R+gstat/geoR, SAGA GIS and Google Earth combo of software packages. Includes seven diverse data analysis exercises.

  • Google Earth Engine Applications (Lalit Kumar, et al)

    It show apps using the Google Earth Engine in mining, storing, retrieving and processing spatial data for a variety of applications that include vegetation monitoring, cropland mapping, ecosystem assessment, and gross primary productivity, among others.

  • Python Scripting for Spatial Data Processing (Pete Bunting, et al)

    This book is a Python tutorial for beginners aiming at teaching spatial data processing. It is used as part of the courses taught in Remote Sensing and GIS, using psycopg2, and ogr2ogr, etc., at Aberystwyth University, UK.

  • Cartography - A Tool for Spatial Analysis (Carlos Bateira)

    This book presents several contributions at different areas and activities showing the importance of the cartography to the perception and organization of the territory, showing the importance of the cartography to the perception and organization of the territory.

  • Application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

    This book blends together the theories of GIS and their practical implementations in different conditions. It deals with GIS's application in the broad spectrum of geospatial analysis and modeling, water resources analysis, land use analysis, and such.

  • Google Maps API Succinctly (Mark Lewin)

    It gives you a hands-on, beginner-level introduction to developing mapping applications using the Google Maps JavaScript API. Learn the ins and outs of the API so that you can harness the power of Google Maps within your own websites and applications.

  • Applications of Spatial Statistics (Ming-Chih Hung)

    Spatial statistics has been widely used in many environmental studies. This book is for people who are interested in applying statistics to spatial data, as well as for who know statistics and want to explore how it can be applied to spatial data.

  • Applied Spatial Data Analysis with R (Roger S. Bivand, et al)

    It presents R packages, functions, classes and methods for handling spatial data, and showcases more specialised kinds of spatial data analysis, including spatial point pattern analysis, interpolation and geostatistics, areal data analysis and disease mapping.

  • Map Projections: A Working Manual (John P. Snyder)

    This book contains substantial introductory information about map projection families and distortions. Each projection is started with a useful summary of the context and usage of that particular projection. It then delves into details of each projection.

  • Reading Topographic Maps (Robert Davidson)

    A general introduction with to maps, security, topographic map symbols, grids, the use of overlays, aerial photographs, land navigation, use of compass, orienteering, etc.

  • Map Projections Used by the United States Geological Survey

    Under each of the sixteen projections described, the nonmathematical phases are presented first, without interruption by formulas. They are followed by the formulas and tables, and the nonmathematical discussion of the next projection.

  • Spatial Augmented Reality: Merging Real and Virtual Worlds

    It discusses spatial augmented reality approaches that exploit optical elements, video projectors, holograms, radio frequency tags, and tracking technology, as well as interactive rendering algorithms and calibration techniques in order to embed synthetic supplements into the real environment or into a live video of the real environment.

  • Mapping, Society, and Technology (Steven Manson)

    It is about how to read, use, and create maps. Our exploration of maps will be informed by a contextual understanding of how maps reflect the relationship between society and technology, and how mapping is an essential form of scientific and artistic inquiry.

  • Mapping and the Citizen Sensor (Giles Foody, et al)

    The proliferation of inexpensive and highly mobile and location aware devices together with Web 2.0 technology have fostered the emergence of the citizen as a source of data. Mapping activities have benefitted greatly from advances in geoinformation technologies.

  • Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications (S. Jin)

    This book provides a good reference for satellite positioning techniques, engineers, scientists as well as user community. It is devoted to presenting recent results and development in satellite positioning technique and applications.

  • Global Navigation Satellite Systems: Signal, Theory and Applications

    The book is devoted to presenting recent results and developments in GNSS theory, system, signal, receiver, method, and errors sources, such as multipath effects and atmospheric delays. It provides a good reference for GNSS designers, engineers, etc.

  • A Gentle Introduction to GIS (Tim Sutton, et al)

    This book contains what you need to know on mapping terminology and digital mapping, how to locate geographic features and analyze their patterns, and how to generate travel directions, customer locations lists, and much more with GIS.

  • Leaflet.js Succinctly: An Introduction to Web Mapping (Mark Lewin)

    This introduction to Leaflet.js will teach key concepts of the software and critical techniques in order to help you develop web-ready interactive maps. It is the first step on the road to producing the best interactive maps you possibly can.

  • Leaflet Tips and Tricks: Interactive Maps with leaflet.js

    This book will help you learn how to create maps with the Leaflet JavaScript library (leaflet.js) through a series of step-by-step recipes to achieve great dynamic and interactive slippy maps..

  • Bing Maps V8 Succinctly (James McCaffrey)

    This book takes readers through utilizing Bing Maps API V8 JavaScript library, from creating the simplest application that uses it, to mastering more advanced functions like creating color-gradient legends and custom-styled Infobox objects.

  • Google Maps API Tutorial (Mike Williams)

    It will provide the reader with the skills and knowledge necessary to incorporate Google Maps version 3 on web pages in both desktop and mobile browsers..

  • A Gentle Introduction to SAGA GIS (Victor Olaya)

    This book describes the main features of SAGA, and its aimed at every user who wants to use it as an all-purpose GIS with which develop 'real' geographical analysis.

  • GPS Made Easy - A Complete No-nonsense Guide

    You'll find out how to create and use digital maps and learn about waypoints, tracks, coordinate systems, and other key point to using GPS technology.

  • Map Scripting 101: Building Interactive Maps (DuVander)

    This book delivers 73 immediately useful scripts that will show you how to create interactive maps and mashups.

  • Applied Spatial Data Analysis with R (Roger S. Bivand, et al)

    This book will be of interest to researchers who intend to use R to handle, visualise, and analyse spatial data.

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