A IDL on the Internet

The Internet provides a rich source of information about IDL. The online community of IDL programmers is more than willing to share source code and advice, and it is often possible to find a procedure or function for a specific task, or to have a question answered in a short time. This appendix lists some of the most useful IDL resources on the Internet.


The author’s website includes the source code for all the example programs shown in the book, as well as samples of netCDF and HDF data files. Additional material is also available, including more IDL utility programs, specialized topics not covered in the book (such as resampling satellite images to maps), and a more extensive list of links ...

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