SD Mines GIS Support Information


ArcGIS Online

Desktop software (ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro, ArcPad)

  • Installation and licensing Instructions  (pdf) (Please read this first.)
  • Request a single-use ArcMap license (Students | Faculty/Staff)
  • Software media and additional instructions posted on the local network at: F:\install\ArcGIS
  • Optimizing SD Mines Tablets for ArcGIS
  • NEW We have an unlimited local site license for the ArcMap/Pro add-on enhancement package XTools Pro. Installers at F:\install\ArcGIS\XToolsPro
  • If you are using ArcMap or ArcGIS Pro software on campus, be sure and connect F:\Dept\gisdata -- we have a lot of useful information shared there ready for your GIS work, for example:
    • Esri-provided data and maps F:\Dept\gisdata\esridata
    • South Dakota geologic map F:\Dept\gisdata\SDGeolMap
    • 1 km resolution elevation of all of North America F:\Dept\gisdata\elev1km

GIS Training

SD EdGIS Consortium

The  South Dakota Educational GIS Consortium holds an Esri site license that provides GIS software, cloud services, and data to all South Dakota Regental institutions, South Dakota Technical Institutes, and Tribal colleges.

Additional Support

If you need help with login accounts, software, or training access
(or anything else GIS) contact Mr. Curtis Price