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ArcGIS StoryMaps

ArcGIS StoryMaps is an online digital storytelling platform. The ArcGIS StoryMaps builder can be used to build a custom digital storytelling project that integrates interactive maps, audiovisual material, text, and more. StoryMaps can be used on its own or with content created in ArcGIS Online.

Get Started

Our institutional subscription to ArcGIS StoryMaps can be accessed via Brandeis ArcGIS Online or the ArcGIS StoryMaps public website

via Brandeis ArcGIS Online

  1. Go to Brandeis ArcGIS Online.

  2. Click the Brandeis University login option. You will be directed to Brandeis login page where you can sign in with your Brandeis credentials.
    Brandeis ArcGIS Online Sign-in Page.

  3. Then, on the Brandeis ArcGIS Online homepage, click the App launcher menu Apps menu launcher. to view a list of Esri apps. Scroll down the list and click StoryMaps to launch the software in a new browser tab.
    StoryMaps logo.

via ArcGIS StoryMaps Public Site

  1. Go to ArcGIS StoryMaps site.
  2. Sign in using the Your ArcGIS organization's URL option. Type brandeis into the text box, then click Continue. You will be redirected to the Brandeis login page, where you can sign into StoryMaps using your Brandeis credentials.
    Sign in with Your ArcGIS Organization's URL

Get StoryMaps Support from Brandeis Library staff

Brandeis Library provides multiple forms of instruction and research support for ArcGIS StoryMaps.

  • Faculty can request ArcGIS StoryMaps instruction session(s) for their courses. This can be a general ArcGIS StoryMaps workshop or one tailored to a specific course assignment or learning outcome. Contact our GIS Librarian (contact info in profile box) if you would like a StoryMaps session for your course.
  • Students, faculty, and staff can meet with our GIS librarian for instruction and research support for learning ArcGIS StoryMaps. We offer individual and small group appointments in-person and via Zoom
  • StoryMaps workshops are also offered as part of our library's workshop series

Related Guides

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