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UT Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services Hub: Introductory Global Positioning System Websites

Introductory Global Positioning System Websites

Introductory Global Positioning System Websites

The Global Positioning System  —  http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/1999/0062/report.pdf
A fact sheet from the U.S. Geological Survey.

The Global Positioning System  —  http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/gps/gps_f.html
A site by Peter H. Dana, The Geographer's Craft Project, Department of Geography, The University of Colorado at Boulder.

GPS Tutorial (Trimble)  —  http://www.trimble.com/gps_tutorial/

GPSy: GPS Resource Library  —  http://www.gpsy.com/gpsinfo/

How GPS Receivers Work  —  http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/gadgets/travel/gps.htm
An introduction from howstuffworks.com.

A Practical Guide to GPS  —  http://www.dbartlett.com/
A guide from Don Bartlett.

Sam Worley's Global Positioning System (GPS) Resources  —  http://www.edu-observatory.org/gps/gps.html

What is GPS? (Garmin)  —  http://www8.garmin.com/aboutGPS/

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