Online Training Resources

LinkedIn Learning will not be available via the University of Nevada, Reno as of October 1, 2020.
Alternative online learning options are listed below for the most highly used courses.

Contact your subject librarian for assistance finding other resources.

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ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Desktop (ArcMap) & More

  • EsriI’s Academy Training Courses 
    • Training modules produced by ESRI, including self-paced courses, seminars, videos, and other resources covering a variety of ArcGIS topics and tools.  
      • Suggested Courses to “Get Started:” 
        • Get Started with ArcMap (3 hours) 
        • ArcGIS Online Basics (1.5 hours) 
        • Getting Started with ArcGIS Pro (5.5 hours) 
  • Documentation on ArcGIS 
    • Documentation on ArcGIS applications such as ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcMap and more.  
  • ArcGIS Lesson Gallery 
    • Quick lessons that approach GIS learning from a variety of topical applications such as environment, health, humanities, public safety, etc. 

QGIS (Open Source) 

Google Earth and Google Earth Pro 

  • Introduction – Google Earth User Guide 
    • A PDF user’s guide that includes a variety of topics to learn Google Earth basics.
  • Google Earth Outreach 
    • Training tutorials on Google Earth platform that include: 
      • Creating a map or Story in Google Earth Web 
      • Annotating Google Earth Desktop 
      • Importing Geography Information Systems (GIS) data in Google Earth Desktop 
      • Mapping from a Google Spreadsheet 
      • Adding Legends, logos, and banners to Google Earth Desktop with Screen Overlays 

Additional Free Online Courses