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ArcGIS 10.5 Student Edition (1-year license)

One-Year Student Edition licenses for ArcGIS are available for student academic use on personal computers (PCs only). This includes the ArcGIS Desktop Advanced license, with extensions: 3D Analyst, Spatial Analyst, Network Analyst, and others. 

Email lib-gis@calpoly.edu, using your Cal Poly email, to request an ArcGIS Student Edition license, and an activation code will be sent within 1-3 business days.

Note: ArcGIS requires the Windows operating system, Mac users are advised to see the instructions below for options to install Windows using Bootcamp, or other alternatives.

ESRI Online Training

ESRI Training Course Catalog 

The ESRI Training site offers unlimited access to over 200 self-paced GIS modules for learning ESRI ArcGIS software and related skills.  
 
Email lib-gis@calpoly.edu using your Cal Poly email, to request access for ESRI Training, and an invitation to join the ESRI Training site will be sent within 1-3 business days.

ESRI Press Books

View catalog and description of ESRI Press books covering a variety of GIS topics, skills and tutorials. Select titles are available as free e-books thruoght he ESRI Bookstore App, titles include A to Z GIS: An Illustrated Dictionary of Geographic Information Systems, The Esri Guide to GIS Analysis, Volume 3, and others.