Mullins Library has one GIS workstation loaded with Esri’s ArcGIS version 10 software located in the main service area on Level 2. To use this GIS workstation, a reference staff member will log the user onto the computer.
Before using the GIS workstation, users must be able to operate a PC, use Windows XP operating systems, and have experience using GIS programs. Users may teach themselves ArcGIS using the self-instruction modules available through ESRI's Virtual Campus (usually 20 to 40 hours to complete), or by enrolling in a GIS class offered through an academic department at the University.
The GIS staff is available to:
Technical support staff will attempt to fix software and hardware problems, diagnose the cause of error messages, assist with compressing, downloading, and managing files, and resolve general computer problems on the GIS workstation. Report a problem to GIS staff at 479-575-2241, GISrefer@uark.edu, or stop by the Reference Desk.