ESRI SITE LICENSE
Ball State University participates in an Educational Site License Program with ESRI. BSU faculty and staff have free access to the full suite of ESRI software products for teaching, research, and administration purposes.
The site license includes the following software products. For a list of use constraints for each product see the ESRI Site License Overview.
- ArcGIS Desktop (and extensions including Business Analyst Premium)
- ArcGIS Pro
- ArcGIS Online (ArcGIS Online User Guide for BSU)
- Story Maps
- Maps for Office
- Collector for ArcGIS
- ArcGIS for Windows Mobile
Student 1-year trial versions of the ArcGIS Desktop software are available to any Ball State University student currently enrolled in a GIS class or working on a GIS research project. Faculty may request student trial versions directly from ESRI.
ERDAS IMAGINE LICENSE
Ball State students now have to the option of installing ERDAS Imagine 2016 Remote Sensing software directly onto their laptops. Installation instructions are available online.
For questions about any GIS or Remote Sensing software contact Angela Gibson.
LINKS TO OTHER SUGGESTED MAPPING SOFTWARE
SOFTWARE INSTALLED ON THE GRMC LAB COMPUTERS
To see an updated list of all software programs available in the GIS Research Area visit the Software Locator for Meeting Rooms App created by Library Information Technology Services (LITS).
To see where specific software is installed on all University Libraries public access computers, use the Software Locator created by LITS.