The html version of the GrADS
documentation has become the standard base documentation for GrADS. Follow
the links below to the Users Guide, an introductory tutorial session,
and an alphabetical subject index. Note the documentation is covered under
the same copyright as the GrADS source code.
The Users Guide
The Users Guide is the fundamental document that
provides information about how to use GrADS. The four main chapters are
General Topics, Analysis Topics, Display Topics, and the GrADS Scripting
The tutorial will give you a feeling for how to use the
basic capabilities of GrADS. This sample session takes about 30 minutes
to run through. It is highly recommended for new users.
The Index provides a quick and easy interface
for checking the syntax and usage of any GrADS command or function. Subject
headings from the User's Guide are also listed in the Index.
Download HTML Documentation
You can download a compressed tar file containing
all the html source code. These can be useful to install on your local
computer if you have a slow internet connection or if you travel often
with a laptop.
Download Hard Copy Documentation
If you simply must
have a printable version of the documentation, you will have to settle
for a version that is outdated and no longer supported. The following
formats are available: