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Cartographic Resources, Maps, and Spatial Data

Information different types of maps and how to read them.

Simple Tools

Tools for creating and using spatial data.

Map & Spatial Information Groups

What you need to know about maps

Do you know how different map projections distort the image when our round world is displayed on a flat map?  Do you know the difference between large and small scale maps or how to convert from one scale to another?  How would you cite a map when you use one in your paper or presentation?  All this and more is available by following the links listed below.