Esri Press

Lining Up Data in ArcGIS: A Guide to Map Projections, Third Edition

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Publishing in June 2018; e-book publishing in May 2018

Lining Up Data in ArcGIS(r): A Guide to Map Projectionsis an easy-to-navigate, troubleshooting reference for any GIS user with the common problem of data misalignment. Completely updated with full-color maps and diagrams from ArcGIS Desktop 10.6 but still compatible with ArcGIS Desktop 10.1 and higher, this book presents practical techniques for identifying data projections and creating custom projections to align data. Formatted for practical use, each chapter can stand alone to address specific issues related to working with coordinate systems. With an added chapter on vertical coordinate systems, plus a newly available data download, the third edition of Lining Up Data will benefit new and experienced users alike.

The e-book of Lining Up Data, 9781589485235, $39.99, will be available at most online book retailers.

Margaret M. Maher specializes in projections and data conversion in support services at Esri, where she has personally closed 16,000 incidents pertaining to problems that involve map projections and data conversions. Maher takes a matter-of-fact approach to finding solutions and has written numerous articles on projections and data conversion topics for the Esri Support Services Knowledge Base.

ISBN: 9781589485204    2018   272 pages   $39.99