Designed to work with QGIS 1.8
Years of experience in a single book─the official Quantum GIS Training
Manual written by seasoned trainers. It's the jump-start you need to learn
this incredibly popular free desktop mapping and GIS toolset.
Comprehensive and structured, your introduction begins with a quick download
of example data, making it easy for you to work your way through the
concepts and practical exercises, complete with answers and examples.
Ideal for classroom instruction and self-guided learning, included are all
the materials needed to run a five day course on Quantum GIS, PostgreSQL and
PostGIS. Content is structured for novice, intermediate and advanced users
alike. Seasoned Quantum GIS users will also find tips and new techniques to
apply to every mapping project. Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux? It's your
choice, this book works for all.
Locate Press is proud to publish this color paperback edition of the QGIS
Training Manual, based on the original open source documentation by Linfiniti Consulting.
Topics covered in the QGIS Training Manual include:
- The Interface
- Creating a Basic Map
- Classifying Vector Data
- Creating Maps
- Creating Vector Data
- Vector Analysis
- Online Resources
The manual also includes a complete answer sheet for each of the exercises.
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