Spring 2019: 19th Century NYC: A Spatial History

Workshop #1 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

  1. Use this link to access the GIS Theory presentation
  2. Please click here to access the presentation on the makings of a good map and examples of maps. 

Workshop #2 Introduction to NYPL Map Warper, QGIS, and Georeferencing:

  1. Please use this link to download the materials for the workshop. This includes a guide for you to follow along and the historical map that we will be georeferencing.  

Workshop #3 Introduction to Design and Illustrator:

  1. Use this link to download the materials for the workshop. 

Workshop #4 Introduction to Digitizing in QGIS: 

  1.  Use this link to download the materials for the workshop. This includes a guide for you to follow along and the georeferenced historical map that we will be digitizing. 

Workshop # 5 Visualizing Tabular Data QGIS:

  1. Please use this link to download the materials for the workshop. This includes a guide for you to follow along along with shapefiles, csv data, and a QGIS document. 

Workshop # 6 Intermediate QGIS:

  1. Please use this link to download the materials for the workshop. This includes a guide for you to follow along along with shapefiles and a QGIS document.