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GIS Center for Interdisciplinary Research: Collect Data

Borrowing a GPS Unit

  • GPS units can be checked out from the GIS Center by members of the Skidmore community.
  • Units can be checked out for one week.  If you'll need the unit for longer, email gis@skidmore.edu to request an extension.
  • The units run on rechargeable Li-ion batteries. You can borrow a charger cord with the unit if you need.
  • If you lose or damage the unit, you are responsible for replacing it or paying a replacement fee.

To reserve any of our GPS units, follow this link to a Google Form that will be sent to us!

About the GPS Units

The GIS Center has ten Trimble Juno 3B units equipped with TerraSync software.  

Each GPS unit is equipped with a rechargeable battery, 3.5" color touch screen with stylus, a high sensitivity GPS receiver/antenna, and an integrated camera.