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When & Where
Mon, March 9, 2015 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
D-Lab: Convening Room (356 Barrows Hall)

In this workshop we will learn about the basic concepts involved in georeferencing and get some hands-on experience with the process in QGIS, a free, open-source GIS tool. Georeferencing involves “spatializing” scanned maps or aerial imagery so that they can be used in a GIS. We will cover the basics of topics such as projections, coordinate systems, and the theory behind georeferencing. We will also spend some time practicing geo-referencing.

Training Host: 
D-lab Facilitator: 
Colleen Kredell
Participant Technology Requirement: 
QGIS pre-installed on personal computer - standalone installer recommended