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Introduction to GIS with Social Explorer Workshop

Uptown Campus
Online
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Social Explorer is an online research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to current and historical U.S. census data and demographic information. The easy-to-use web interface lets users create maps and reports to better illustrate, analyze, and understand demography and social change. This hands-on workshop will begin with an overview of the data sets in Social Explorer, followed by step-by-step instructions for completing the following tasks: Create maps using specific variables (e.g., race) Change visualization types Create and compare side-by-side maps Save and share your map Use the “Tell a Story” tool to provide context for your maps. Requirements: Computer and Tulane credentials. Optional: This workshop may be recorded and made available on the Tulane University Libraries YouTube page.
 
** The Zoom link will be provided immediately following registration at https://tulane.libcal.com/event/7321072?hs=a. **
 
Read the related Library Guide, Geographic Information Systems Library Guide by Melissa Chomintra, at https://libguides.tulane.edu/c.php?g=849653.
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library


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