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Maps and Cartography

Join MapLift to Help Fix Maps on Wikipedia

The North American Cartographic Information Society and the FixWikiMaps Project are organizing the first ever MapLift from August 28th through September 4th this year.  MapLift is a program to identify and fix bad, outdated, or incomplete maps on Wikipedia.  Volunteers are being solicited to help with the program.  Those interested can signup via the MapLift signup […]

GIS Software

Creating Maps for Wikipedia and Printed Materials with ShareMap.org

Creating Maps for Wikipedia and Printed Materials with ShareMap.org

The availability of simple online mapping tools (such as what Google Maps offers) allows those with limited geospatial technical knowlege to design simple maps via  a web browser without using any external professional tools. These tools open up mapping to anybody who wanted to create a map of their neighborhood, […]