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Geo-Refer logo Geographical Referencing Learning Resources

General Geo-Refer Resources

:: Social science data

:: Statistical geography

:: Obtaining data

:: Address referencing

:: Postcodes

:: Census geography

:: Deprivation

:: Health geography


Mapping and Data Linkage Resources

:: Frequently-asked mapping concepts and GIS processes

:: Matching lists together

:: Mapping point information

:: Joining attributes and boundaries

:: Creating a choropleth map

:: Spatial data linkage: Joining point data to polygons

:: Spatial data linkage: Joining polygons to points

:: Transferring data between software packages

Copyright Attribution

ArcGIS® is a registered trademark of Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI). MapInfo® is a registered trademark of Pitney Bowes MapInfo. Access™ and Excel® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. The Small Area Statistics Package (SASPAC) software is owned by the Improvement and Development Agency for Local Government (IDeA) and MapShore is a registered trademark of Pebbleshore Ltd.