Surveyor Resources

Surveying Resources Online Handbook



  • Point of Beginning — The Oldest of the Surveying Magazines
  • American Surveyor Magazine — A paid subscription print magazine - Just became free…subscribe now
  • GPS World — The latest GPS news for surveyors and other professions
  • GeoPlace — GPS in the News
  • Cadalyst — Cad Information - Hugh AutoLisp library
  • Professional Surveyor — addresses the processes and tools of position and measurement as well as the role of the surveyor
  • GIM International — EOM provides up-to-date coverage of developments with satellite imagery, digital aerial photography, digital topographic datasets and more!
  • GIS Monitor (weekly) — GIS Monitor takes a fresh look at GIS software, data, GPS, location-based services, wireless and other industries and technologies that touch the location technology arena


Surveying Education

Alfred State College 
ASCE Distance Learning 
Asheville-Buncombe Technical College 
Auburn University Distance Learning 
Austin Community College 
Bates Technical College 
Bellingham Technical College 
California State Polytechnic University 
California State University - Fresno 
Cincinnati State Technical College 
College of the Canyons 
Columbus State Community College 
Community College of Baltimore County 
East Tennessee State University 
Evergreen Valley College 
Ferris State University 
FIG Surveying Education Database 
Flathead Valley Community College 
Glenville State College 
Louisiana State University 
Macomb Community College 
Metropolitan State College of Denver 
MSCD Distance Learning 
Michigan Technological University 
Michigan Tech. Distance Learning 
Montgomery College 
Murray State University 
New Hampshire Community Technical College 
New Jersey Institute of Technology 
Nicolet Area Technical College 
Ohio State University 
Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City 
Old Dominion University 
Oregon Institute of Technology 
Oregon State University 
Palomar College 
Paul Smith's College 
Penn State University - Wilkes-Barre 
Pennsylvania College of Technology 
Phoenix College 
Purdue University 
Red Vector 
Renton Technical College 
Sacramento City College 
San Antonio College 
Sandhills Community College 
San Jacinto College 
Santa Rosa Junior College
Santiago Canyon College 
Southern Illinois University 
Southern Polytechnic State University 
Southwest Missouri State University 
Stark State College 
Texas A&M - Corpus Christi 
Texas State Technical College (Waco) 
Thomas Edison State College 
Towson University 
Troy State University 
Tyler Junior College 
University of Alaska - Anchorage 
University of Arkansas - Little Rock 
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville 
University of Arkansas - Monticello 
University of California - Riverside 
University of Florida 
University of Houston 
University of Maine 
University of Texas at Tyler 
University of Wisconsin- Madison 
University of Wyoming Outreach 
Vincennes University 
Wake Technical Community College 
Westwood College of Technology

Surveyor Associations

Surveying Technology

Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand - Asian Center for Research on Remote Sensing 

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand - Department of Surveying Engineering 

Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia - Department of Spatial Sciences 

Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands - Delft Institute for Earth-Oriented Space Research 
Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands - Mathematical Geodesy & Positioning 
Federal Armed Forces University, Munich, Germany - Institute of Geodesy & Navigation 
Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Dept. of Land Surveying & Geo-Information 
Institute of Astronomical and Physical Geodesy, Technical University of Munich, Germany 
Institute Technology Bandung, Indonesia- Geodesy Laboratory, Department of Geodetic Engineering 
Institute of Engineering Surveying & Space Geodesy, Nottingham University, U.K. 
Laboratory of Geodesy, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece 
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore - Surveying and Mapping Laboratory, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering 
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore - Positioning & Wireless Technology Centre, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering 
Ohio State University, Columbus, USA - Center For Mapping 

Stanford University, USA - Stanford University GPS Group 
Stuttgart University, Germany - Department of Geodesy & Geoinformatics 
Stuttgart University, Germany - Institute of Navigation 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne - Geodetic Engineering Laboratory 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Z?rich - Geodesy and Geodynamics Laboratory 
The University of Calgary, Canada - Satellite-Based Positioning and Navigation Group, Department of Geomatics Engineering 
Technical University of Crete, Greece 
Technical University of Graz, Austria - Engineering Surveying & Metrology 

University of Berne, Switzerland - Astronomical Institute 

University of California, Berkeley, USA - Inertial navigation and GPS research 
University College London, U.K. - Department of Geomatic Engineering 
University of Maine, USA - Department of Spatial Information 

University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia - Satellite Navigation and Positioning Group, School of Geomatic Engineering 
University of Technology Malaysia - Department of Geomatics, Faculty of Geoinformation Science and Engineering 
University of Texas, USA - Applied Research Laboratory 
University of Texas, USA - Center for Space Research 

University of Washington, Seattle, USA - Applied Physics Laboratory 

University NAVSTAR Consortium (UNAVCO) - Consortium of international universities & labs to promote the use of GPS for geosciences 

Mapping / Navigation / GIS 

AvisMap - AvisMap GIS Engine for custom development of GIS solutions and applications 

AzTechSoft - GPS2CAD software for data logging 
Back Country Navigator - Software for GPS and mapping on Pocket PC 

Bentley (MicroStation) 
Blue Marble Geographics 
C-Map - Digital marine charts 
DeLorme Mapping - Digital maps for PDAs 

Etak, Inc - Digital maps & mapping 
Fieldworker - Mobile data collection with GPS 
Fleet Management Solutions - Asset tracking & wireless vehicle tracking 
Fugawi - PDA & PC-based GPS navigation software 
Giscover - community portal for travel & adventure enthusiasts who use GPS to exchange & download tracks, waypoints, and tour information 
GPS Police - Fleet manegement services in Canada, vehicle tracking 
Introduction to GIS - University of Texas, Dallas 
JT Maps - GIS products 
Manifold Net - Low-cost GIS, with mapping, database and data analysis capabilities 
Micronics - Australian company buidling data loggers, GPS for GIS systems 
Navteq - One of the world's largest digital road map provider 
OziExplorer - PDA & PC-based GPS navigation software 
Pacific Access - Australia's digital road data for ITS and other applications 
Powerloc - PDA-based car navigation software 

Resource Industry Associates (Australia) 
Red Hen Systems - Video Mapping System 
SoftMapTech - GIS software 
TatukGIS - Producer of GIS development toolkit, GIS internet server, and aerial imagery rectification software 
TeleAtlas - One of the world's largest digital road map provider 
ThinkGeo - GIS software 
Todarmal - Handheld GIS software 
Totalpda - PDA megastore 
VitoTechnology - GPS-navigation software for PDA