Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

ArcGIS: An Introduction: Alternatives to ArcGIS

Tutorials on ArcGIS

Online Mapping Tools

Even without GIS skills, you can make maps from certain kinds of data from the following sites--some of them are Penn-only, while others are free to the public. The restriction is that you must use the data they provide, rather than uploading your own.

Tools for Mapping Your Own Data