Tag Archives: maps

Everything Maps!

ARC GIS Explorer | This free GIS viewer gives you an easy way to explore, visualize, and share GIS information. It also lets you access ready-to-use Arc GIS Online basemaps and layers, fuse your local data with map services to create custom maps, … Continue reading

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Tools for Creating Charts & Diagrams

Here is a list of online and downloadable programs to use to create various charts and diagrams.   Charts: Chart Gizmo | Online and Free; Create charts to place on your website. Useful for visualizing financial, scientific, or other types of data. … Continue reading

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Tech finds of the week: Tools for WordPress, maps, charts, curation

Interesting technology tools and posts I came across this week. WordPress Project Argo Interesting and valuable information about a project that allowed a dozen NPR stations to create local-interest sites. The “Learn” section is especially useful, with sections on using … Continue reading

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How to use census data in your journalistic work

Going Deep with Census Demographic and Economic Data Videos and Powerpoint presentations from a McCormick Foundation workshop at Arizona State University. The workshop was called “Going Deep with Census Demographic and Economic Data.” These are a few of the presentations: … Continue reading

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Resources for maps and mapping

Community Walk Similar to Google Maps but more versatile. ____________________________________________________________ Free Vector World Maps Collection A small but useful set of world maps. Great for finding maps to customize. ____________________________________________________________ BatchGeo An excellent tool that allows you to paste information … Continue reading

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