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Web Exclusive! Product Focus: Surveying Texts and Reference Material

July 1, 2005
A compilation of sources that offer textbooks and reference material for land surveyors.

AEC Online Bookstore

2401 W. Big Beaver Rd., Suite 700
Troy, MI 48084
248/ 244-1275
www.AECstore.com

For the first time we are offering our valued readers and visitors books of interest related to the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry. You will find books pertaining to geomatics, design, architecture, and more. Geomatics titles offered include: The GIS Book, 5th Edition; Cartographic Design Using Arcview GIS, and GIS Data Conversion, Strategies, Techniques, and Management.

Brown Book Shop Inc.

1517 San Jacinto
Houston, Texas 77002
800/423-1825
www.brownbookshop.com

Since 1946, Brown Book Shop Inc. has been the headquarters for books, codes, standards, maps, specifications-almost any technical publication in print. Many items are in stock for immediate shipment. Surveying-related texts are listed on the website as a subcategory under Construction. Titles include: Boundary Control and Legal Principles, 5th Edition; GPS for Dummies; Introduction to Geodesy, and many more.

ESRI Press

380 New York St.
Redlands, CA 92373
800/447-9778
www.esri.com/esripress

ESRI Press publishes award-winning books about GIS applications, science and technology. Books can be purchased directly from ESRI at 800/447-9778, online, or at better bookstores worldwide. Popular titles include: GIS and Land Records (July 2004), ArcGIS and the Digital City (July 2004), Getting to Know ArcGIS, 2nd Edition, (August 2004), and The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis, Volume 2: Spatial Measurements and Statistics (July 2005).

Land Surveyors Workshops

PO Box 180
Jefferson, NC 28640
800/533-4387
www.landsurveys.com

LSW offers the most complete selection of books, videos and software for the land surveyor and exam candidate at the best prices. Popular titles include John Keen's Land Surveyors Formulas with Applications, Land Surveying Law, 1973 Manual of Instruction for the Survey of the Public Lands and Ben Buckner's Land Survey Review Manual, Fundamentals of Measurement Science and State Plane Coordinates. We carry industry standards such as Brown's Boundary Control and Legal Principles, Evidence and Procedures for Boundary Location, Black's Law Dictionary and GPS for Land Surveyors. LSW also offers study guide supplements and handy formula flipcharts. Visit www.landsurveys.com for a complete catalog.

Paul Cuomo Press Inc.

P.O. Box 4337
Newport Beach, CA 92661
714/330-3720
www.pcpressinc.com

Paul Cuomo Press Inc. is one of the largest online mail-order dealers of surveying and related books in the world. We carry more than 150 titles including textbooks, books on boundary control, boundary law, legal descriptions, photogrammetry, mapping, error theory and analysis, geodesy, easements, U.S. Public Lands, history, GPS, GIS and exam preparation.

Professional Publications Inc.

1250 Fifth Avenue
Belmont, CA 94002
800/426-1178
www.ppi2pass.com

Professional Publications Inc. offers books to help you prepare for the NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying and Principles and Practice of Surveying examinations. Information about the books, including sample pages, can be seen in the PPI online catalog. Popular resources for studying include: Land Surveyor Reference Manual, 3rd Edition; 1001 Solved Surveying Fundamentals Problems, 2nd Edition; Land Surveyor-in-Training Sample Examination, 2nd Edition; and Principles and Practice of Land Surveying Sample Examination.

Wiley

10475 Crosspoint Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46256
877/762-2974
www.wiley.com

Wiley is a global publisher of print and electronic products, specializing in scientific, technical, and medical books and journals; professional and consumer books and subscription services; and textbooks and other educational materials for undergraduate and graduate students as well as lifelong learners. Surveying-related titles include: Adjustment Computations: Statistics and Least Squares in Surveying and GIS; Surveying the Courtroom: A Land Expert's Guide to Evidence and Civil Procedure, 2nd Edition; and GPS Satellite Surveying, 3rd Edition.