GIS Day 2016

November 10th 2016 @ 9:00am to @ 3:30pm
Wells Library Lobby
1320 E 10th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
GIS Day at Indiana University - a world-wide celebration of geospatial awareness and technologies

GIS Day at Indiana University is a day long celebration of Geographic Information Systems, mapping, and all things geo. Discover the exciting work the Indiana community is doing with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)!


Jim Sparks, Indiana Geographic Information Officer
2:30pm, Hazelbaker Hall, E159

Showcase features:

--A host of info booths and activities
--Training on GIS tools and topics
--3D visualizations
--An Augmented Reality Sandbox

Events & Talks

--11am Introduction to the new Indiana Geospatial Coordinate System (InGCS) (W144)
--1pm Google Earth Engine Demonstration (IQ Wall)
--1:30pm Lightning Round Talks (Hazelbaker Hall)
--2:30pm Keynote (Hazelbaker Hall)


About this event:


  • ScanningFlatbed scanners Scanning
  • Nursing Mothers/Lactation RoomAsk at GIMMS Service Desk for door key and location. Refrigerator and Medela Lactina Select Pump available. Nursing Mothers/Lactation Room
  • PrintingBlack and white printing only Printing
  • Computer WorkstationsComputers available to IU affiliates and all U.S. citizens according to Federal Depository regulations. Computer Workstations
  • TechnologyMicroformat viewers and scanners. Assistance is always available. Technology
  • Quiet Study SpaceGIMMS is a low-talking area. No groups, please. Quiet Study Space

Contact Info

Wells Library 250B
1320 East Tenth Street
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN 47405
Emily Alford
Emily Alford - Head of Government Information, Maps and Microform Services, Assistant Librarian
(812) 855-8155

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