MaDGIC has created a number of Guides and Tutorials to assist the university community with spatial software. Let us know what you think! We would be delighted to receive feedback on which guides you are using, how they could be improved, and what new guides you would like to see added to our collection. Contact Us

Guides for Esri Desktop Software

The Basics

Adding XY Data to ArcMap

Adding XY Data to ArcPro

Importing ArcMap Documents to ArcPro

Census Data

Census Mapping

Data Specific

Importing Canadian Digital Elevation Data

Converting Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources SNIF (Standard NRVIS Interchange Format) Files For Use in ArcMap

Processing Shuttle Radar Topography Mission 30 Plus (SRTM30 Plus) Data


Georeferencing Imagery

Raster Data

Converting Raster Data to Vector for Use in Overlay Analysis

Software Installation - ArcGIS Desktop Education (365-day) edition

How to Obtain ArcGIS Pro Software (VIDEO)

ArcGIS for Desktop - Education Edition (Student Software) Installation Guide

Getting Started with Esri Training

How to Access Esri Academy - ArcGIS Training (VIDEO)

Other Guides

Calculating Geometry and Drainage Density

Delineating Watersheds

Model Builder: Tools and Iterators

Guides written for earlier versions of ESRI software

Adding X, Y Coordinate Data  to Desktop 10.3x

Performing basic tasks with ArcGIS for Desktop to Desktop 10.3x

Other Training

Begining Esri Web Courses

Link to Guides Written by Other Institutions

Getting started with Scholars Geoportal

Guide to Scholars Portal ODESI

Guide to Scholars Portal Dataverse

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