Python Books

Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro

Esri Press, 2020

ISBN-13: 978-1589484993

Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro starts off with the fundamentals of Python and explains how to write scripts to automate workflows in ArcGIS Pro. The book has been completely rewritten to use ArcGIS Pro and Python 3. Much of the code will not work for ArcGIS Desktop 10.x.

Further details can be found on the Esri Press website for the book. This includes the Table of Contents in PDF format, and the first 10 pages of Chapter 1 in PDF format.

The book does not requires any prior coding experience, but you should be familiar with ArcGIS Pro, including the use of geoprocessing tools.


Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro

Esri Press, 2020

ISBN-13: 978-1589486188

Advanced Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro picks up where Python Scripting for ArcGIS Pro left off. Some of the topics include Python script tools, Python toolboxes, managing Python packages and environments, and the ArcGIS API for Python.

Further details can be found on the Esri Press website for the book. This includes the Table of Contents in PDF format, and the first 10 pages of Chapter 1 in PDF format.


Python Scripting for ArcGIS

Esri Press, 2013

Python Scripting for ArcGIS is a guide to help experienced users of ArcGIS for Desktop get started with Python scripting. This book teaches how to write Python code that works with spatial data to automate geoprocessing tasks in ArcGIS. The code in this book works for ArcGIS Desktop 10.x and Python 2.

Further details on the book can be found on the Esri Press website for the book . This also includes PDF versions of the Table of Contents, Chapter 1 and Chapter 5. For a more detailed description of the book, you can also read the Preface to the book.

Book reviews:

Since publication, the book has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5.0 on Amazon (106 ratings) an an average rating of 4.18 out of 5.0 on GoodReads (72 ratings)

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