GIS data isn't always readily available or in a format you'd prefer.
This guide gives you an idea of how to start the process.
Any questions, please email GIS@carleton.ca.
Our cartographic team includes: Rebecca Bartlett (GIS Librarian), Carys Carrington (Data & GIS technician), Joel Rivard (Cartographic specialist), Sherri Sunstrum (cartographic specialist).
Want to visualize your data on a map but don't have time to fuss with Arcmap or QGIS?
Check out this guide for making an awesome map using Excel. The key is to install a plugin called PowerMap.
Esri has released this story map "A hillshade everyone can use" to promote the use of its next generation hillshade layer.
A great intro to the art of hillshading and how hillshade layers can enhance your map.
(Source: Google Maps Mania)