GIS Information & Resources

GIS Applications


Editor that can convert geospatial files, edit attribute data, filter, and dissolve features, simplify boundaries to make files smaller, and much more. Supports Shapefile, GeoJSON, TopoJSON, DBF and CSV.

  • Cost: FREE
  • Application Type: Online


Supports viewing, editing, printing, and analysis of geospatial data and much more.   Supports Shapefiles, MapInfo and MicroStation file formats, AutoCAD DXF, PostGIS, SpatiaLite, Oracle Spatial and MSSQL Spatial databases, and many more.

  • Cost: FREE
  • Application Type: Desktop


ESRI provides a host of GIS client and server software as well as online web application services that support viewing, editing, managing, and analysis of geographic data.

MyGeodata Converter

A subscription-based GIS/CAD Data conversion and transformation tool. Supports Shapefile, KML, KMZ, MIF/MID or TAB MapInfo File, GeoJSON, TopoJSON, CSV, GPX, GML, DGN, DXF, ESRI File Geodatabase, OSM, PBF, GeoTiff and many more.

  • Cost: FREE & Paid
  • Application Type: Online

Quick, simple tool for creating, viewing, converting, and sharing maps. Supports Shapefile, GeoJSON, TopoJSON, CSV, KML and more.

  • Cost: Free
  • Application Type: Online


A subscription-based GIS/CAD Data conversion and transformation tool. Supports GML, KML, KMZ, GeoJSON, TopoJSON, GPX, GPS, GeoPackage, Excel XLSX, OpenDocument Spreadsheet ODS, MapInfo, SpatiaLite, CSV, Shapefile, DXF, MIF/MID Mapinfo File, PDF, TIFF.

  • Cost: Free & Paid
  • Application Type: Online


Data conversion and transformation tool with optional cloud storage solutions. Supports a multitude of file formats.

  • Cost: Paid
  • Application Type: Desktop and Online

Field Asset Collection & Management Tools:


ArcGIS Field Maps

    GeoSpatial Training Workshops:

    The GEO Project
    Offers a variety of geospatial training workshops using commercial and open-source GIS software.

    SCAUG Training
    Membership based training that provides GIS professionals in the region with the most cost effective, relevant training possible.

    ESRI Training
    Offers a variety of geospatial training on ESRI products and applications.

    GIS Data Resources:

    Mississippi Automated Resource Information System (MARIS) Mississippi’s geospatial data clearinghouse.