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UT Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services Hub: GIS Assistance & Training

GIS Assistance and Training

The following assistance is available to students, faculty, and staff who are involved with a GIS-related project, research, or assigment.

  • Please email Eric Arnold,, GIS Specialist, for the following assistance:
    • Evaluating GIS as a suitable tool for solving a research need
    • GIS projects
    • Locating spatial data
    • Formatting and projecting spatial data
    • Geocoding
    • GPS questions
    • ESRI Virtual Campus Training - UT Affiliates interested in free virtual (self paced) GIS training with ESRI software (ESRI Virtual Campus) can go here. After selecting a course(s), please email Eric Arnold, GIS Specialist, who will send you course codes with instructions. Please use your UTK email address when emailing.


GIS Specialist

Eric Arnold


Room 236
John C. Hodges Library
1015 Volunteer Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37996



Geographic Information Systems (GIS)