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Case, Lance
Tue, 15 Jun 2021 14:41:31 +0000

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Kiedrowski, Claire
Tue, 15 Jun 2021 13:48:42 +0000

We will be using Teams Meeting software (invitation below) for our online GeoLibrary Board Meeting tomorrow on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 10 AM. All interested parties are welcome to attend. You can participate by joining the meeting online or just by dialing in. I welcome your participation and comments. Agenda is below.

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Anderson, Karen B
Fri, 11 Jun 2021 18:49:31 +0000
In case you know of someone who might be interested; please feel free to pass this along to others.

Cartographic Technician with the NPS R1 Regional Lands Office
This job would not be duty-stationed in Maine, but would serve NPS units in the northeast part of the US (including those in Maine). Applications open to all US citizens & Nationals.
Open 6/11-24 --O-- until 100 applications are received.
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Laura Teisl
Wed, 9 Jun 2021 12:09:49 +0000

Maine GIS User Group's Virtual Lunch & Learn Event

The Sewall Company Aerial Photographs Collection at UMaine Special Collections


Tuesday, June 22, 2021, from Noon - 1pm Eastern Time (US and Canada)



Free event - RSVP required - Register here:

Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar: MEGUG Lunch and Learn: The Sewall Company Aerial Photographs Collection at UMaine Special Collections. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the webinar.<>
In October of 2019, Raymond H. Fogler Library at the University of Maine received a donation of over 3,000 rolls of

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Emily Pettit
Mon, 7 Jun 2021 15:18:46 -0400
Hello Maine GeoLibrary Data Catalog Consumers,

The following changes have occurred to the Maine GeoLibrary data holdings in the past month:

Added to the Catalog
-Maine E911 Addresses Feature Hospitals
-Maine E911 Addresses Feature Law Enforcement

-Maine E911 Addresses Feature
-Maine E911 Roads Feature
-Maine Parcels Organized Towns

The following listed content has been marked "Deprecated" and will be deleted 30 days after this announcement. New access links are provided in parentheses for replacement content where available - if no link is listed, the content will be removed without replacement. Please update your bookmarks and any automated processes accessing the content below.

-Maine Economy (all service content will be replaced; new URL:; WFS:

-Maine Elevation Contours 20 Feet (new URL:

-Maine Elevation Contours 100 Feet

-Maine Elevation Contours 500 Feet

-Maine Parcels Organized Towns (new URL:

-Maine Society (all service content will be replaced; new URL:


The following data layers were added in previous months and are available in the GeoLibrary Data Catalog:
-Maine Orthoimagery Regional 2020

The next scheduled maintenance Sunday is June 20, 2021.

Thank you for your support of the Maine GeoLibrary and its projects.


Emily Pettit
GIS Coordinator
Maine Office of GIS
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Rachael Landry
Mon, 7 Jun 2021 11:32:02 -0400
In August, Blue Marble Geographics, a Maine-based developer of GIS and
geodetic software, will be hosting a month-long series of online events
to showcase the company’s academic programs, including no-cost access to
its software for universities and colleges in the US and Canada as well as
free curriculum and teaching materials.

With an extensive collection of powerful geospatial tools, Blue Marble’s
Global Mapper software is ideally suited for the task of introducing
students to the core principles of GIS. Throughout the month of August,
teachers and faculty will have an opportunity to learn how the use of this

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Tim Small
Tue, 1 Jun 2021 14:12:20 +0000
Migrating to the Utility Network is truly a transformational technology implementation. Once you've adopted a smartphone, you'll never go back to a flip phone. That's the kind of transformation you'll have in the Utility Network.

Register for this webinar on June 3 to:<>

* Receive a refresher on "why" you should migrate and how to build your case for the initiative
* See technical demos in the Utility Network to see the difference for yourself and learn a thing or two
* Hear about a tool called SSP Sync from our friends at SSP Innovations
* Explore different methods of

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