Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Search the Library Catalog for Books and More

Search the UA catalog for books, DVDs, and more.

Examples of keywords: GIS, "geographic information systems," "spatial analysis", geodatabase*, geospatial, "remote sensing", etc.



Direct Links to Important Journals

Below are some important journals in the GIS/geospatial field. You may wish to browse or search these titles.


GeoRef is a premier geology/geosciences database. Search for journal articles, government publications, conference proceedings, books, geologic maps and other 'technical literature' on geology, geophysics, earth sciences, geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing.

Other Databases for Finding Articles & More

Databases help you locate useful articles from journals and conferences.  Search across many journal titles to find citations for useful articles. Full text of the articles is sometimes available. When it's not, you can always request it through Interlibrary Loan.