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Title: GIS Dictionary
Alternate Title: Association for Geographic Information: GIS Dictionary
Url: http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk/agidict/welcome.html
Publisher: Association for Geographic Information
Description: The on-line GIS Dictionary Web site is maintained by the Association for Geographic Information and the University Of Edinburgh Department of Geography. The database contains definitions for nearly one thousand terms related to Geographic Information Systems (GIS). This relatively new method of mapping is becoming more popular and more commonly used by laypersons who still may need assistance when learning or using a GIS. This dictionary does a good job of providing a simple way to search or browse terms and acronyms related to the subject. Results contain brief descriptions and references as well as a related terms link for additional information. This site is also reviewed in the June 27, 2003 _NSDL Physical Sciences Report_. [JAB]
LC Classification: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Geography and travels. Maps. Cartography -- Maps and cartography -- Special topics, A-Z -- Electronic data processing
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Geographic information systems
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Mathematical geography. Cartography
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Technology
Science -- Earth science
Social studies
Social studies -- Geography
Social studies -- Technology
Date Issued: [1996]
Resource Type: InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Overviews
Reading Materials
Service (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Continuous Formation
Elementary School Teachers
Middle School Teachers
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: University of Edinburgh and Association for Geographic Information
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-09-24 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2007-03-01 13:38:24 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Archives  Scout Archives
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