Free Tutorials

Get an introduction to the basic components of a GIS or learn more about a specific GIS task. These links and informative sites provide information on both UWF and external GIS tutorials and help resources.

UWF GIS Videos

Our expertise lies in our ability to communicate how to perform complicated location-based analysis and data presentation. Here you will find a collection of video tutorials created by our faculty and staff for specific tasks and lab assignments.

GIS Videos

UWF GIS Guides

The following guides are intended for new students, but may also be of interest for new users. Learn the basic components of a GIS, hardware requirements, and more.

GIS Guides

External Tutorials


Quantum GIS


  • GIS Stack Exchange provides a nice list of free tutorials and interesting course offerings on a wide range of topics and applications
  • Adobe TV for helpful topics and videos to enhance your cartographic skills using Adobe Illustrator CS4

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