Software and tools

Several open source and licensed* GIS software and hardware tools are made available through the Map and Geospatial Hub. Many of these applications are already available for use on most of the public-facing computers found throughout the ASU Library system.

Contact the Map and Geospatial Hub with questions on where and/or how to access these specialized analysis and visualization tools.

Web Software

ArcGIS Online (ASU Organization)Esri ArcGIS Online ASU site:

ASU affiliates can access the full functionality of ArcGIS Online by joining ASU's ArcGIS Online organization. ArcGIS Online is Esri's cloud-based mapping and analysis solution.

Joining the ASU ArcGIS Online organization is as easy as visiting the ASU instance of ArcGIS Online ( and signing-in using your ASURITE credentials.

Desktop Software

* Use of licensed software made available through ASU Library is limited strictly to non-commercial educational and research use.