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Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro

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Print book and e-book publishing in July 2020

Ready for something more complex? An easy-to-follow guide to writing specialized Python scripts for spatial data in ArcGIS Pro.

Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro builds on Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro. Learn how to create a geoprocessing tool out of your script and automate tasks in ArcGIS Pro, how to share your tools with others, as well as master a number of more specialized tasks.

Some of the key topics you will learn include:

• Python toolboxes

• Creating and sharing script tools

• Creating functions and classes

• Managing Python packages and environments

• ArcPy and ArcGIS API for Python

• Jupyter Notebook, Pandas

• NumPy, Matplotlib

• Migrating scripts from Python 2 to 3

Helpful “points to remember,” key terms, and review questions are included at the end of each chapter to reinforce your understanding of Python. Companion data and exercises are available online. 

Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro is perfect for more experienced developers who are looking to upgrade their skills.

The e-book of Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro, 9781589486195, will be available at most online retailers.

Don't forget to also check out Esri Press's other Python title: 

Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro

Dr. Paul A. Zandbergen is a professor in the GIS program at Vancouver Island University. His teaching includes courses in introductory GIS, spatial analysis and modeling, spatial statistics, and GIS programming. His research focuses on the robustness of spatial analytical techniques in the areas of crime analysis, environmental science, public health, spatial ecology, and water resources. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Justice, and the National Institutes of Health. He has published over 50 journal articles and book chapters. He is the author of Python Scripting for ArcGIS, published in 2013 with Esri Press. He lives with his family in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

ISBN: 9781589486188    2020   300 pages   $69.99