By Paul A. Zandbergen
Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro, builds on the lessons taught in Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro, also by Zandbergen, and takes your scripting skills to the next level. Enhance your productivity and capabilities and those of your organization by creating and sharing script tools; managing Python packages and environments; working with Jupyter Notebook; and using the Python site package, ArcPy, and the ArcGIS API for Python to automate processes and perform geographic data analysis, data conversion, and data management. The book’s format reinforces learning with chapter summaries that include key terms and review questions. Exercises and the related datasets are available online.
Zandbergen is a professor in the GIS program at Vancouver Island University. He teaches courses on GIS, spatial analysis and modeling, spatial statistics, and programming. Esri Press, 2020; 290 pp., print edition ISBN: 9781589486188, e-book ISBN: 9781589486195.
By Pinde Fu and Dr. Jie Chang
This text is appropriate for classroom lab work and on-the-job training for GIS students, instructors, GIS analysts, managers, web developers, and other professionals. This book combines a discussion of principles and hands-on, step-by-step exercises; answers to common questions; an independent assignment to test new skills; and additional resources.
Author Pinde Fu leads the ArcGIS platform engineering team at Esri Professional Services and teaches at universities including Harvard Extension School. His specialties include web and mobile GIS technologies and applications in various industries. Several of his projects have won special achievement awards. Fu is the lead author of Web GIS: Principles and Applications and the Getting to Know Web GIS series. Coauthor Dr. Jie Chang (author of chapter 9) is a product engineer for the ArcGIS 3D Analyst team. His specialties include 3D, imagery, spatial analysis, and databases. He received his doctorate from the University of Texas, Dallas. Esri Press, 2020, 490 pp., ISBN: 9781589485921.