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Research Guides (Maps & GIS)
Maps and Mapping Resources from Government Agencies
by Sam Kim Last Updated Oct 13, 2023 874 views this year
Downtown Buffalo (1966), U.S. Department of Agriculture Series ARE-ARF
ArcGIS Desktop allows you to create maps, perform spatial analysis, and manage data. You can import multiple data formats and use powerful analytical tools and workflows to identify spatial patterns, trends, and non-obvious relationships.
UB affiliates are eligible for a free UB ArcGIS Online account, provided by the College of Arts and Sciences.
This includes a license for ArcGIS Pro, which can be installed on personal or UB-owned computers. Additional Esri software/apps are available -- ArcGIS StoryMaps, ArcGIS Urban, ArcGIS CityEngine, ArcGIS Business Analyst, ArcGIS GeoPlanner, ArcGIS Insights, and ArcGIS Tracker.
In order to create an account, begin by completing the CASet work order form. In the section titled, "Describe the issue below", add a note requesting an invitation to join UB's ArcGIS Online organization.
Once you have an organizational account, you can download the ArcGIS Pro installer here:
Select Licenses from the left.
Existing ArcGIS Online users can log in here: Map Gallery for University at Buffalo, College of Arts and Sciences