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ESRI Press Introduces New Books

October 1, 2001
Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop – Basics of ArcView, ArcEditor and ArcInfo is one of six new titles.

ESRI Press introduced six new books. Getting to Know ArcGIS Desktop – Basics of ArcView, ArcEditor and ArcInfo is a workbook to teach ESRI’S ArcGIS. Conservation Geography describes new technologies and tools in geography and how they have aided non-profit and conservation organizations throughout the world. Planning Support Systems: Integrating Geographic Information Systems, Models and Visualization Tools is a compilation of academic papers on the innovative effects of GIS technology on the world of planning. Open Access: GIS in e-Government describes how GIS helps government organizations serve their citizens in new ways using the Internet. Disaster Response: GIS for Public Safety details how those in the disaster-response field have used GIS technology to reduce property loss and save lives. GIS in Telecommunications describes how telecommunication companies use GIS to provide a competitive edge and deliver customer service. (ESRI, Redlands, Calif.)