PacktLib: Learning QGIS 2.0

Learning QGIS 2.0

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Getting Started with QGIS

Installing QGIS

Running QGIS for the first time

Introducing the QGIS user interface

Summary

Viewing Spatial Data

Loading vector data from files

Dealing with coordinate reference systems

Loading raster files

Loading data from databases

Loading data from web services

Styling raster layers

Styling vector layers

Loading background maps

Summary

Data Creation and Editing

Creating new vector layers

Working with feature selection tools

Editing vector geometries

Using the measuring tools

Editing attributes

Reprojecting and converting vector and raster data

Joining tabular data

Summary

Spatial Analysis

Clipping rasters

Analyzing elevation / terrain data

Raster calculator

Converting between rasters and vectors

Accessing raster and vector layer statistics

Creating a heatmap from points

Vector geoprocessing with Processing

Automated geoprocessing with the graphical modeler

Summary

Creating Great Maps

Advanced vector styling

Labeling

Designing print maps

Summary

Index