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Main Title Mapping hacks : tips & tools for electronic cartography /
Author Erle, Schuyler.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Gibson, Rich.
Walsh, Jo.
Publisher O'Reilly Media,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60860826
ISBN 0596007035; 9780596007034
Subjects Digital mapping. ; Geographic information systems. ; Geografische informatiesystemen. ; Cartografie. ; Computergraphics. ; Digitale technieken. ; Geografische informatiesystemen.--gtt ; Cartografie.--gtt ; Computergraphics.--gtt ; Digitale technieken.--gtt ; Cartographie sur le Web ; Cartographie par ordinateur ; Syst emes d'information geographique
Internet Access
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Safari Books Online
Safari Books Online
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  GA139.E75 2005 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/18/2008
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xxxvi, 525 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes index.
Contents Notes
Ch. 1. Mapping your life -- Ch. 2. Mapping your neighborhood -- Ch. 3. Mapping your world -- Ch. 4. Mapping (on) the Web -- Ch. 5. Mapping with gadgets -- Ch. 6. Mapping on your desktop -- Ch. 7. Names and places -- Ch. 8. Building the geospatial Web -- Ch. 9. Mapping with other people. "The rise of electronic mapping and GPS devices has changed the way people use maps. Mapping Hacks celebrates these dramatic new possibilities, showing you how to combine free and low-cost tools with information available over the Web to read and create maps custom-tailored to your needs. Whether you're intrigued by the potential of GPS to add to your collection of electronic gadgets, have geographic data analysis problems to solve, or just love to read maps, Mapping Hacks will give you new ways to work with one of the oldest and most useful of geographic tools."--BOOK JACKET.