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Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Esri Story Maps

  • Esri Story Maps use geography as a means of organizing and presenting information. They tell the story of a place, event, issue, trend, or pattern in a geographic context.
  • Story Maps allow the user to combine interactive maps with text, photographs, video, and audio.


  • MapBox offers a number of map and location solutions. MapBox Studio lets you design and create custom maps.
  • MapBox offers a basic, free plan - upgraded plans are available for a fee. 

My Maps by Google

  • My Maps allows users to create simple maps online for free.
  • My Maps is tied to a user's Google account.