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Online Resources

Online resources, organized by topical area of interest

General Geography Sites

Association of American Geographers
This site links to the primary professional organization for geographers.  It provides information about jobs in geography, networking, and the latest news on issues relevant to geography.

Geographic Information Systems

Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI
ESRI is the producer of the popular ArcGIS mapping software.  Find out information about GIS and access data on this site.

Urban Geography

Census Bureau 
Census data is available through the American Fact Finder tool.  This data, which includes detailed demographic information, is used extensively for studying cities and suburbs.

Abogo is a tool that lets you discover how transportation impacts the affordability and sustainability of where you live.

Housing and Transportation Index 
The Housing + Transportation Affordability Index is an innovative tool that measures the true affordability of housing based on its location.