Saturday, June 13, 2015


Below listed are a few websites:

Reference books used to teach this course:

  1. Introduction to Geographical Information Systems - Heywood, Cornelius, Carver
  2. Concepts and Techniques of Geographic Information Systems 
  3. - C.P. Lo, Albert K.W. Yeung
  4. Textbook of Remote Sensing and Geographical Information System - M. Anji Reddy
  5. Principles of Geographic Information Systems - An Introductory Textbook
  6. -Rolf A. de By, Martin C. Ellis, Yola Georgiadou, Richard A. Knippers, Menno-Jan Kraak, Mostafa M. Radwan, Yuxian Sun, Michael J. C. Weir, Cees J. van Westen, Wolfgang Kainz, Edmund J. Sides
  7. Geographic Information Science - Wolfgang Kainz
  8. How is the real world represented in GIS - Katy Bregazzi
  9. An Introduction to GIS - David J Buckley
  10. Coordinate systems and Map projections for GIS - D.H. Maling
  11. Remote Sensing and GIS - B. Bhatta
  12. Introduction to Geographic Information Systems - Chang, Kang-Tsung
  13. Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems - Michael De Mers
  14. Ten Practical Applications of Geographical Information Systems - Ian Allen
  15. Understanding Map Projections - Melita Kennedy
  16. Campbell JB, 2006. Introduction to Remote Sensing. New York: Guilford Press. 4th Ed
  17. Longley PA, Goodchild MF, Maguire DJ and Rhind DW, 2005. 
  18. Geographical Information Systems and Science. New York: Wiley. 2nd Edition
  19. Longley PA, Goodchild MF, Maguire DJ and Rhind DW (eds.), 1999. 
  20. Geographical Information Systems: Principles, Techniques, Management and Applications. New York: Wiley.
  21. Albrecht J, 2007. Key Concepts and Techniques in GIS. London : SAGE Publications.
  22. Chrisman N, 2001. Exploring Geographic Information Systems. New York: John Wiley & Sons. 2nd Edition
  23. Jensen JR, 2004. Introductory Digital Image Processing: A Remote Sensing Perspective. New Jersey: Prentice Hall. 3rd edition.
  24. Lillesand TM, Kiefer RW and Chipman JW, 2004. Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation. Chichester: Wiley. 5th edition.
  25. Richards JA and Jia X, 2006. Remote Sensing Digital Image Analysis: An Introduction. Berlin: Springer. 4th edition.
Ian, Heywood, Cornelius
Bradley O. Parks


Asian Institute of Technology bootable CD of GIS - AIT-STAR CD

This list is by no means comprehensive and is only indicative.