ArcGIS Story Maps

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General Description
This presentation provides faculty with a walk-through in ArcGIS Story Maps, a tool that students can use to combine narrative with data-driven maps.

Definitions
ArcGIS: a proprietary program developed by ESRI, which is a standard tool for creating maps via geographic data
Story Maps: a free user-friendly tool created by ESRI that allows for the integration of preexisting maps into a narrative

Open-Source Resources
ArcGIS Story Maps: the main site for creating an ArcGIS Story Maps account and making story maps
Project Gallery: an extensive archive of publicly Story Maps

Relevant Files
PowerPoint Presentation Slides [pptx/ pdf]

Sources
1) Raby, Sam. “Placing Oral Histories: A Visualization of Four Syrian Refugees’ Narratives of Displacement.” 2017.
2) “Explore Millennium Reserve.” 2017.
3) Loftis, Andres. “Footsteps to Freedom: Underground Railroad Study Tour.” 2016.