ArcVoyager Makes ArcView Easy!

ESRI , Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)

This site from ESRI features ArcVoyager. The program is a 50-mb package of carefully selected data, ArcView projects, and help files in a tiered format, available as free downloads in both Windows and Macintosh formats. The goal of ArcVoyager is to give students and teachers a ramped approach for developing their spatial thinking and learning how to employ ArcView tools.

Part of the Earth Exploration Toolbook collection. The Earth Exploration Toolbook provides step-by-step instructions for using Earth science datasets and software tools in educational settings.


Subject: Geography:Geospatial
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Datasets and Tools:Datasets with Tools, Tools, Datasets with Teaching Activities, Datasets
Special Interest: GIS
Grade Level: High School (9-12), Graduate/Professional, Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5)
Ready for Use: Ready to Use
Use: Enabling Student Investigation:Analyze published data
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Broadly accessible
Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources, Earth surface
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:GIS/Remote Sensing