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QGIS for Hydro – Second Edition
QGIS for Hydrological Applications – Second Edition is now available as an e-book. Built on the latest improvements from QGIS 3.22+ it also has 10% more pages and various improved workflows and recipes.
How to use Jupyter Notebooks for your Geospatial Workflows
Jupyter Notebooks for Python, which popular Python packages are available for doing geospatial analysis – get started with Jupyter Notebooks inside a desktop GIS application.
March GIS Book Sale & New Book Teaser
Get ready for next quarter by buying now with 20% off e-books. Learn about our next new book coming soon, and more.
Joining as a QGIS Sustaining Member
Locate Press joins #QGIS – today we took the step provide some direct financial support of QGIS as a Sustaining Member (small level).
Adding Open Source to your Geography Curriculum
We're planning a webinar to help #educators add #opensource #GIS to their curriculum. What topics are the most important to you? In this post, I introduce the general idea and share some of the topics we'll discuss.
The nonstop sale!
Tired of needing coupon codes to save a few dollars? Now you can order a Locate Press e-book and get an instant deal on a second book. Deals start at 10% and go up from there. Read on to see how to use the deal, learn how to place a bulk order …
QGIS Then and Now – 20 years later
Gary Sherman recently did a post showing how QGIS has grown since his first version twenty years ago. In a nutshell, it grew from 2,173 lines of code to over 2 Million! I had to check that twice to be sure. We are also so thankful for his work on this and …
New Locate Press logo
Introducing the new brand design for our web presence, logo, and more.
Year End Sale – 20% off geospatial e-books
Get the coupon code for 20% off all GIS e-books at Locate Press to celebrate Christmas and the New Year!
QGIS Map Design – Free Christmas DLC
Inspired by the latest QGIS Open Day Freestyle Mapping Challenge, I set out to explore the Quantarctica project dataset. Today, I want to share with you the resulting map series

What is Locate Press?

Locate Press is the only publisher dedicated to open source and geospatial book titles. Print books and ebooks are available for a variety of topics for professionals and students alike.

Tyler Mitchell is the owner/publisher and lives in British Columbia, Canada.