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Useful GIS Resources

Listed below are external websites and documents that are available in Portable Document File (PDF), MS Power Point ®(PPT), MS Word ®(DOC), Rich Text Format (RTF), or Bit-Map Format (BMP). You must have the Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your PC to be able to view the PDF files. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can download it free of charge by clicking on the icon Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view this page.

Related Government Sites:
Alachua County Property Appraiser Parcel Viewer
Alachua County Property Appraiser's non-map Property Search page
Alachua County Growth Management's GIS Section 
Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Gainesville Voting Districts
Alachua County Elementary School Concurrency Service Area
Alachua County Middle School Concurrency Service Area
Alachua County High School Concurrency Service Area

Good Local GIS-Related Sites:
University of Florida GeoPlan Center - In the College of Design Construction and Planning
Florida Geographic Data Library (at GeoPlan) - Collects and maintains GIS data for the entire state of Florida

Other good GIS Sites:
ESRI - Environmental Systems Research Institute - GIS Software
GIS.Com - Good Introduction to GIS... and a good site for data.
The Geography Network - Another good data site - The Federal Government is trying to create a comprehensive repository for data sharing.

Fun and Interesting Stuff:'s Geography Quiz - Try this short five question quiz that changes weekly - Warning!  They're difficult!
GIS/Cartography/Geography Quotes - A collection of Geo-Quotes.
GIS Touches Our Lives Everyday - See the animated slide Show.
World GIS Day Website - Part of the National Geographic Society's initiative, Geography Action