Student Resources

Esri Mapping Center - Resource for cartographic concepts and techniques.

GIS Café - North American jobs, news, podcasts, products, T-shirts, GIS Weekly newsletter.

GIS Lounge -Well-organized gateway site

Society for Conservation GIS - International organization aimed at biologists and ecologists, includes job postings, conferences, listserv, and newsletter.  Students welcome!

Illinois GIS Association – includes Illinois GIS news, job postings, meetings twice yearly.

GIS-related Blogs

Planet Geospatial - If you have time to read one GIS blog only, this is it!

Very Spatial – Entertaining and informative blog written by 3 grad students

Trade E-magazines

Directions - up-to-date product reviews, how-to columns, job listings, and a monthly Profiles in GIS column aimed at “would be GISers”.

GIS-related Items

Café Press – Looking for GIS T-shirts, license plate holders?

Job Sites

Salary Studies

GeoChalkboard GIS Salary Resources