Celebrate GIS Day
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009
214 Davis Library
1 p.m. Program: “Preserving North Carolina’s Vanishing Geospatial Data”
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Map competition and refreshments
Free and open to the public
Information: Amanda Henley, GIS Librarian, (919) 962-1151
Join the staff of Davis Library for GIS Day, a celebration of Geographic Information Systems, on Nov. 18, 2009.
At 1 p.m. in 214 Davis, Alec Bethune and Jon Breece from the GeoMAPP program (“Geospatial Multistate Archive and Preservation Partnership”) will discuss the challenges of preserving North Carolina’s geospatial data.
At 1:30, there will be light refreshments and a chance to vote on entries in the GIS Day map competition for student-created maps.
Did you know: Governor Bev Perdue has declared Nov. 18, 2009 to be GIS Day in North Carolina. Join our GIS Day activities to learn more about Geographic Information Systems!
Students: Enter the GIS Day map competition for a chance to win a cash prize.
- GIS Day student map competition details
- More about GIS Day at Davis Library
- GIS Day official Web site