Caitlin Dempsey

Caitlin Dempsey is the editor of Geography Realm and holds a master's degree in Geography from UCLA as well as a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) from SJSU.

Information Needs and Information Seeking Behavior Within the Geographic Information Community

Caitlin Dempsey

As part of the Professional and Occupational information community category (Hansen 2014), members of the geographic information community can be ...

The Geographic Information Community

Caitlin Dempsey

At its broadest definition, the geographic information community (GIC) is a community of users who are connected by the common interest in visualizing and analyzing spatial (or geographic) information.

Dress Up Your QGIS Install With this Whimsical Plugin

Caitlin Dempsey

The QGIS hats plugin is a bit of fun that accomplishes no other purpose than to add a hat to the QGIS icon.

A book cover called ArcGIS Book with a map of Europe.

These Two ArcGIS Books are Free from Esri

Caitlin Dempsey

Esri offers two free ArcGIS books: '10 Big Ideas about Applying The Science of Where' & 'Instructional Guide for The ArcGIS Imagery Book'.

Maps showing how climate change will adversely affect the United States in areas of agriculture, crime, life span, property damage, and labor. Source: Hsiang, et. al, 2017.

Model Predicts Economic Damage from Climate Change to be Greatest in the South in the US

Caitlin Dempsey

A new model maps out the agriculture, crime, coastal storms, energy, human mortality, and labor costs of climate change in the United States.