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GIS: A New Component of Public Services


Journal of Academic Librarianship Volume 21, Number 4, ISSN 0099-1333


Discusses the evolution of GIS (geographic information systems) services and the roles that reference and public services professionals may play in providing this technology to users: developing collections to incorporate GIS; providing access to spatial information and software tools; and facilitating intellectual access to GIS concepts and applications. (Author/JKP)


Abbott, L.T. & Argentati, C.D. (1995). GIS: A New Component of Public Services. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 21(4), 251. Retrieved November 15, 2019 from .

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