ArcGIS Learning Resources from ESRI

ESRI provides a great deal of instructional material for ArcGIS and other ESRI products, including web courses, training seminars, videos and hands-on lessons. Some resources are freely available, while others require access credentials. McMaster University, through our site license for ESRI products, can provide access to many of the GIS e-learning resources offered.

How to Sign Up for ESRI e-learning Resources

  • Identify a learning resource of interest. If the resource is free, no further action is required to use the resource.

  • If a subscription is required, contact McMaster's Subscription Representative to request an Access Code for the resource(s):

Patrick Deluca
GIS Specialist
Burke Science Building, Room 331A
(905) 525-9140 ext. 27786
  • In your request, please include:

    • the name of the resource(s) for which you wish to register

    • your McMaster ID number

    • your McMaster email address

  • You will receive a return email with the Access Code for the resource(s) you have selected. Please allow one working day to receive your code(s).

  • You may work through these resources at your own pace. The Access Code will expire one year from the date of registration.

  • If you do not have access to the necessary software at home, you may work through these resources using the software installed on any of the computers located within the Map Collection as well as those located in the hallway just outside.