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Geographic Information Science (GIS) and Mapping

ArcGIS Online

If you want to use the St. Olaf ArcGIS Online site - make sure you go to is recommended to use Chrome.


If you go to ArcGIS Story Maps or ArcGIS Online and try to create an account by clicking on the Google button - this will NOT give you access to the St. Olaf site. You have to request for your account to be activated via the IT Helpdesk.


To get an account for the site, contact the IT Helpdesk to request an invite. Anyone on campus (faculty, staff, and students) can access ArcGIS Online for school purposes or personal projects. ArcGIS Online is accessible from any computer on campus or personal computer.