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Intro to GIS Course and Online GIS Certificate at UCLA Extension

UCLA Extension offers an online course in ‘Introduction to GIS’ every quarter. Enrollment is open to the public for all courses and a 5-course certificate.

This course is the first course in UCLA Extension’s online certificate program in geographic information systems (GIS) and technology. This fully-online, one-year certificate program provides a comprehensive introduction to state-of-the-art […]

Energy Atlas for Los Angeles Released

This atlas was released today – it provides basic mapping of energy use by building across Los Angeles County. LARIAC data and the County CAMS Locator were at the heart of these analyses, since they provided the building information as well as the geocoding used to complete this task.

GIS Job – Senior Database and Research Manager at UCLA

Passing this along – click here for the full position description.

The California Center for Sustainable Communities is hiring a Senior Database and Research Manager to oversee the expansion of the LA Energy Atlas project to all of Southern California.

The position will start as soon as it is filled. The position is fulltime […]

211 LA Announces Research Partnership with UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity

211 is both a phone number and a GIS dataset. In LA County, you can dial 2-1-1 to get information about non-emergency services. These services are stored in a database which is therefore a valuable research tool.

This link between 211 and UCLA is a good one – it will be interesting to see […]