Sean MC Smith
Sponsoring Academic Department
School of Earth and Climate Sciences
Rights and Access Note
© 2022 Bea E. Van Dam
This document is a quick guide to performing common geospatial tasks in ArcMap 10.x (ArcGIS Desktop) for new users. Covered are basic navigation of the ArcMap window; importing, opening, querying, editing, and exporting data; and map preparation. In many cases, there are multiple ways to accomplish different tasks; presented here are the methods the author finds easiest or most straightforward. Mouse click sequences and menu/tool layout may differ if using previous versions of ArcMap.
Van Dam, Bea E., "ArcMap Basics: WPES, How Do I...? Quick Guide" (2022). Non-Thesis Student Work. 18.