Textbooks

Note: All price ranges are based on online prices found as of August 21, 2012.

Required Textbooks
Course Title Book Price
GEOG 482 Nature of Geographic Information NONE  
GEOG 483 Problem Solving with GIS NONE  
GEOG 484 GIS Database Development NONE  
GEOG 480 Exploring Imagery and Elevation Data in GIS Applications

Campbell and Wynne, Introduction to Remote Sensing. The Guildford Press, 5th edition, 2011.
ISBN 9781609181765

e-Textbook for this course is also available through the Penn State Libraries website at no charge.

Hardcover
$60 to $95
GEOG 485 GIS Programming and Automation

Zandbergen, Paul., Python Scripting for ArcGIS, 1st Edition, 2013

ISBN: 978-1589482821

Paperback
$50
GEOG 486 Cartography and Visualization NONE  
GEOG 487 Environmental Applications of GIS NONE  
GEOG 488 Acquiring and Integrating Geospatial Data NONE (requires a GPS Unit)  
GEOG 489 GIS Application Development NONE  
GEOG 495 Internship NONE  
GEOG 495C Internship Supervision and Mentoring NONE  
GEOG 496 Independent Study - Orientation to the Certificate Program in GIS NONE  
GEOG 497B Location Intelligence for Business NONE  
GEOG 497D Lidar Renslow, M., Airborne Topgraphic LIdar Manual. ASPRS. First Edition, 2012.
ISBN 1-57083-097-5
Hardcover
$75 to $150
GEOG 497G Exploring Imagery and Elevation Data in GIS Applications Campbell and Wynne, Introduction to Remote Sensing. The Guildford Press, 5th edition, 2011.
ISBN 9781609181765
Hardcover
$60 to $95
GEOG 571 Intelligence Analysis, Cultural Geography, and Homeland Security Friedman, T. and Mandelbaum, M., That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind In The World it Invented and How We Can Come Back. Farrar, Straus, and Biroux, New York, 2011.
ISBN 9780374288907
Hardcover
$17 to $28
Paperback
$11 to $16
Friedman, G., The Next Decade. Anchor Books, 2012. ISBN 9780307476395 Paperback
$13
Kilcullen, D., The Accidental Guerrilla: Fighting small wars in the midst of a big one. Oxford University Press, 2009.
ISBN 9780195368345
Hardcover
$18 to $28
Paperback
$12 to $18
GEOG 583 Geospatial System Analysis and Design NONE  
GEOG 584 Geospatial Technology Project Management Schwalbe, K., Information Technology Project Management. Course Technology Press, 7th edition, 2007
ISBN 978-1133526858. 
Paperback
$130
GEOG 585 Open Web Mapping NONE  
GEOG 586 Geographic Information Analysis O'Sullivan and Unwin, Geographic Information Analysis. John Wiley Publishing, 2nd edition, 2010.
ISBN 978-0470288573
Hardcover
$55 to $115
GEOG 587 Conservation GIS NONE  
GEOG 588 Planning GIS for Emergency Management Greene, R.W., Confronting Catastrophe: A GIS Handbook. ESRI Press, 2002
ISBN 9781589480407
Paperback
$5 to $15
GEOG 594A Culminating Experiences in Geospatial Intelligence NONE  
GEOG 594B iMPS-HLS Geospatial Intelligence Capstone Experience (was 597i) NONE  
GEOG 596A Individual Studies - Peer Review NONE  
GEOG 596B Individual Studies - Capstone Project NONE  
GEOG 596C Individual Studies NONE  
GEOG 596I Independent Study in Geospatial Intelligence NONE  
GEOG 597I Cyber Geography from War to Peach Hansen, Derek L., Shneiderman, Ben, and Smith Mark A., "Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL", Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, Copyright 2011, Paperback, ISBN 978-0-12-382229-1 $30 to $50
GEOG 597K GIS for Analysis of Health Cromley, E., GIS and Public Health. Guilford Press, 2nd edition, 2012.
ISBN 978-1609187507
Hardcover
$57 to $75
GEOG 860 Comparative GIS NONE  
GEOG 861 Map Projections NONE  
GEOG 862 GPS and GNSS Van Sickle, J., GPS for Land Surveyors. CRC Press, 3rd edition, 2008.
ISBN 9780849391958
Hardcover
$76 to $97
GEOG 863 Mashups NONE  
GEOG 864 Professionalism in GIS&T NONE  
GEOG 882 Geographic Foundations of Geospatial Intelligence Lowenthal, M., Intelligence: From Secrets to Policy. CQ Press, 5th edition, 2011.
ISBN: 9781608716753
Paperback
$63
Tuathail, G. et al., The Geopolitics Reader. Routledge Press, 2nd edition, 2006
ISBN 9780415341486
Hardcover
$209 to $220
Paperback
$33 to $47
GEOG 883 Remote Sensing for the Geospatial Intelligence Professional

Campbell and Wynne, Introduction to Remote Sensing. The Guildford Press, 5th edition, 2011.
ISBN 9781609181765

e-Textbook for this course is also available through the Penn State Libraries website at no charge.

Hardcover
$60 to $95
GEOG 884 GIS for the Geospatial Intelligence Professional Madden, M., Manual of Geographic Information Systems. ASPRS, 2009.
ISBN 9781570830860
Hardcover
$80 to $181
IST 885 Introduction to Multisensor Data Fusion Unknown  
GEOG 885 Advanced Analytic Methods in Geospatial Intelligence NONE  
GEOG 889 See with GEOG 594A    
GEOG 897C Cloud and Server GIS Rosenberg, J., Mateos, A., Cloud at Your Service. Manning Publications Co., 2011.
ISBN 9781935182528
Paperback
$20 to $30
GEOG 897D Spatial Database Management for Geospatial Professionals NONE  
GEOG 897E Emerging Trends in Remote Sensing and Advanced Image Analysis Kemp, Bella Principessa. Hodder HB Publishing, 2010.
ISBN 9781444706260
Paperback
$11 to $36
Macknik, Martinez-Conde, and Blakeslee, Sleights of Mind: What the Neuroscience of Magic Reveals about Our Everyday Deceptions. Henry Holt and Co. Publishing, 2010.
ISBN 9780805092813
Hardcover
$7 to $26
Paperback
$10 to $16
GEOG 897G Geospatial Dimensions of Unmanned Aerial Systems Austin, Unmanned Air Systems. Wiley, 2010.
ISBN: 9780470058190
Hardcover
$60 to $125
Suarez, D., Kill Decision. Duton, 2010.
ISBN: 9780525952619
Hardcover
$15 to $27
GEOG 897Z Trends in Geospatial Technology NONE