GIS and Mapping

Mapping Virtual and Physical Spaces

We work with scholars to incorporate geospatial technologies and data visualization into their research and teaching by providing:

  • Consultations
  • Access to computing resources and software
  • Classroom instruction in geospatial tools and technologies
  • Access to data collections and assistance locating relevant data
  • Long-term project partnerships


Recommended Tools

ArcGIS Desktop | Carto | Google Earth Pro | Google Maps | OpenTour Builder | QGIS | Tableau Public


Open World Atlanta

Open source platform

Learn about Open World Atlanta

Battle of Atlanta Tour App

OpenTour web app

Visit OpenTour site

Georgia Coast Atlas

Digital publication

Visit the Atlas

Views of Rome

Exhibit | Research portal

Visit Views of Rome portal

Slave Voyages


Visit Voyages database

Open Source Initiatives


Open source platform

Visit site

OpenTour Builder

Open source platform

More about OpenTour Builder

Subject Matter Experts

Ian Burr

Visual Design Specialist

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Joanna Mundy

Digital Project Specialist

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Michael Page


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Megan Slemons

GIS Librarian

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Jay Varner

Lead Software Engineer

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