ArcGIS Online is a cloud-based mapping platform for organizations that can be used from anywhere on any device, web browser, or desktop application. Organizations can subscribe to this secure platform and use it to manage, create, store, and access hosted services, maps and applications.

The model organization is a guide you can use to set up your ArcGIS Online organization and begin to leverage ArcGIS Online as a mapping portal for your organization. In addition, you will learn how to organize services and author relevant maps and apps for users in your organization and the citizens you serve and invite users into your organization to fill key roles in your online GIS system.


ArcGIS Online for State Government requires specific software.

Requirement Description
  • ArcGIS Online
  • Microsoft PowerPoint (Optional)

What you get

When you download the ArcGIS Online for State Government, you'll find the following files:

Directory Item Description
AGOLforStateGov Icons A folder containing a series of folders that contain icons for general and specific departmental grouping, as well as, open data group icons.
AGOLBannerTemplate.ppt A Microsoft PowerPoint document used to create an ArcGIS Online home page banner.
AGOLThumbnailTemplate.ppt A Microsoft PowerPoint document used to create icons for each ArcGIS Online item.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for ArcGIS for State Government.

Date Description
March 2017
  • Updated thumbnail template with new icons.
January 2017
  • Updated thumbnail template with new style option.
February 2015
  • Updated documentation and open data group icons.

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