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Software and Tools for Researchers: Geospatial Tools

This LibGuide brings together, in one place, software and tools for researchers for digitisation projects and research data management.

Geospatial Tools

Google Mapping Tools

Using Google mapping tools you can create maps which show:  locations of buildings designed by a specific architect, the oldest trees in Ireland, occurrences of measles outbreaks, locations of parks with playgrounds, traffic fatalities by county, archaeological sites relating to specific events, birthplaces, weather events, locations in literature, sites of businesses / shops , etc. More information is available from UCD's GIS LibGuide.

For more tools please see UCD Library's GIS Guide.

ESRI StoryMaps

See Shawn Day's course material and tutorial:

Scribble Maps

Other Geospatial Tools

See the range of Geospatial tools available on UCD Library's GIS Guide: