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GIS, Cartography and Maps Support 

The Cartographic Technician Demonstrator, who works within the School of Natural and Social Sciences, supports the use of Geographic Information System (GIS) packages, digital mapping and looks after the University’s paper maps.

Help with use of GIS and general cartographic information is located on the Cartographic Technician’s Moodle site.  All Staff and Students are able to enrol on this site by going to this page: Log-in using the same user name and password that you use to access a University Computer and then click on the enrol button. Once you have enrolled, the GIS and Map Use “course” will be added to your list of courses and you will then able to access these pages by logging on to Moodle using the link from the Student or Staff Home Page.

You can also make appointments with the Cartographic Technician Demonstrator by emailing a few dates and times to For more info about the Cartographic Technician check out her staff profile here. The Cartographic Technician’s office is at Francis Close Hall campus, room TC116, but she is mainly based in the FCH IT suite, TC114.

The University has a collection of paper maps and the Cartographic Technician is happy to discuss any requirements you have relating to their use. 

University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH. Telephone +44 (0)844 8010001.