Answer: The printing price for posters is $1.80 multiplied by the running length of the paper in inches. Posters with solid backgrounds and large solid borders will be printed at $2.16 per inch, due to the greater usage of ink. Refer to Poster Printing for more information.
Answer: The cost of a customized map is determined by the number of hours required, billed at an hourly consulting rate. Refer to Map Publishing for more information.
Answer: The GIS Center (and MIUS) provides access to a number of geospatial datasets, as well as printed maps, atlases and guidebooks. To find geospatial datasets, use our Data Search Engine. To find printed materials, use the FIU Library catalog. For additional information on how/where to find datasets and maps, see our Finding Guides.
Answer: Users can access their GIS Center accounts and other data via FTP (File Transfer Protocol). To learn how to FTP to/from the GIS Center, follow the Setting-up SFTP tutorial.
Answer: You can get a GIS Center account if you: Register for a GIS course — you will get an account automatically. Request an account using our online request form. Refer to Request an Account for more information.