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Tufts OpenCourseware
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Tufts OpenCourseWare: GIS Tutorial Collection, Spring 2013

Tufts OCW GIS Zip File data

Please download the zip file below for jpgs and descriptive information necessary to complete the tutorials:

GIS Tutorial Data Zip File


Be sure to check out the Tufts GIS website – – which has more learning materials and guides to GIS data.