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Replacing the Sample Atlas Application


In 2012 Esri released a sample application for building a thematic atlas online, and it proved to be popular with many of you who want users to be able to explore your maps easily and intuitively. It performed a useful … Continue reading

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Join us for a FREE webinar: ArcGIS Online and the Living Atlas

The Living Atlas is a curated subset of ArcGIS Online content. It’s comprised of authoritative content in the form of maps, map layers, and analytic models on thousands of topics from Imagery to Demographics and Landscapes to Urban Systems. Every item in the Living Atlas is ready-to-use, which means it’s displaying clean, authoritative data with high quality cartography and documentation, making the data easy to find, easy to understand and easy to use in your GIS workflows. Continue reading

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National Geographic Historic and Reference Maps Available in ArcGIS Online


ArcGIS Online includes a living atlas of the world with beautiful and authoritative maps on many topics, including a rich and growing collection of historical maps from several leading publishers.  With the latest addition to this collection, National Geographic has … Continue reading

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Thematic Atlas sample app now available


The Esri Thematic Atlas Sample App is a configurable web application that uses a collection of intelligent web maps with text, graphics, and images to talk about our world.  The sample application allows the author to organize maps into groups … Continue reading

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Atlas of Design provides inspirational examples

By Aileen Buckley, Mapping Center Lead

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Atlas of Design is a forthcoming publication dedicated to furthering the art and craft of cartography through inspirational examples. As noted by the North American Cartographic Information Society, the organization that is editing and publishing the atlas: Continue reading

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How do I migrate my map books from MPS-Atlas to Data Driven Pages?

In this blog entry we hope to shed some light on the process for migrating your MPS-Atlas map books to data driven pages. But first let’s talk about why you should consider this migration. As many of you might already know, with the release of ArcGIS 10, we added new map book capabilities to ArcGIS Desktop called data driven pages. We also stopped selling MPS-Atlas as a separate extension. However, all of its functionality is still included in Esri Production Mapping. While Esri plans to keep MPS-Atlas as part of Production Mapping for the upcoming release, we will also continue to enhance the capabilities of data driven pages. Since data driven pages offers many advantages including more power, control, and flexibility for your map book workflows we hope you’ll start exploring how to migrate your MPS-Atlas map book workflows to data driven pages.

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