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Importing data from online providers

If you are a part of large organization or government agency, then it's likely that you'll have access to a library of GIS data products that are suited for your particular needs. Or you might be gathering your own GIS spatial data through a project or study, or through field work using GPS receivers. If neither of this applied to you, then it's highly likely that you'll need to obtain suitable data from various outside sources. Depending on the part of the world that you're trying to map, this task could be either conducted with a simple Google search, or require much more effort to obtain the data that you'll need.

In some cases, the data might be completely unobtainable, and just not publicly available. Other times, the data might be available for a fee from a commercial data provider. I sometimes feel like the data collection phase of a mapped production takes up 50% of the total time budget so make sure that plan accordingly. That said over time you'll build up a list o...

Importing data from online providers
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Importing data from online providers provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Adam Wilbert as part of the Up and Running with ArcGIS

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