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Robinson, Christina (2011-08-02) - Advanced
This is a very basic introduction into pgAdmin III and how to add a server and get started with writing SQL queries. There are a number of basic queries that have been written below and some basic syntaxes for SQL queries along with some basic rules you need to follow when writing SQL queries.
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Nowadays, the capture of location referenced data and the development of web mapping by the general public, who do not have formal training or remit, has be-come commonplace. However, little empirically based guidance exists in the litera-ture to assist amateur and professional data producers desi...
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Map Generalization is the process by which coarse scale maps are to be derived from fine scale maps, balancing the amount of real-world in- formation with visual confusion. This requires the use of operations such as simplification, selection, displacement and amalgamation of features that are per...
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A dream goal of spatio-temporal event data analysis is to provide evidence and description of spatially and temporally clustered associations of attributes coming from a potentially large amount variables that the thematic specialist in environmental sciences, including social science, is often lo...
BasicTutorial
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Smallman, Duncan (2011-10-19) - Basic
Subject: R; Statistics; Open Software;
Authored on behalf of EDINA and Data Library, University of Edinburgh as part of the Research Data MANTRA (Management Training) Project, funded by JISC MRD Programme (2010-11): www.ed.ac.uk/is/data-library-projects/mantra. This practical consists of three exercises. Each exercise is provided as a ...
BasicPresentation
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Vu, Tuong Thuy (2012-11-01) - Basic
The School of Geography started its operation in Malaysia campus in early 2011 with a newly established MSc program in Environmental Monitoring and Management. None of teaching and research related to Geospatial Science existed in Malaysia campus till the School of Geography brought in the first g...
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Pawlowicz, Sergiusz; Leibovici, Didier G.; Haines-Young, Roy; Saull, Richard; Jackson, Mike (2011-10-19) - Advanced
Advances in positioning, imaging, location-based services capabilities, and broadband connectivity enable public participation in environmental monitoring and decision making in a manner previously only possible for professional scientists. Data collected by volunteers has long been an important...
IntermediateTechnical Report
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MapAction (2011-10-04) - Intermediate
The first edition of this field guide was published in 2009 and has been used by a broad spectrum of humanitarian and development organisations seeking practical and low cost ways to exploit geospatial methods in their work. In response to demand, MapAction is delighted to issue this second editio...
IntermediatePaper
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Pourabdollah, Amir; Anand, Suchith; Morley, Jeremy; Jackson, Mike (2012-10-22) - Intermediate
Today many aspects of geospatial science including information, standards and tools are created and developed as "open". The effects of this openness are not only providing the free access but also spreading knowledge and responsibility to the whole community. The objective of the ELOGeo project...
BasicTutorial
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gvSIG, Project (2011-07-19) - Basic
Subject: Open Software; gvSIG;
Workshop in gvSIG 1.9 with a Live-DVD including all material needed to develop the exercises: software, geodata, embedded OGC services, etc. It describes the main gvSIG's functionality with practical examples. Live-DVD can be downloaded from http://www.megaupload.com/?f=SWAQZ6M2. (This work is und...
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Lovelace, Robin (2014-02-02) - Basic
This tutorial shows how open source tools can be used to harness a huge and rapidly growing open source geodatabase: Open Street Map. It is targeted at people new to Open Street Map, but who already have an understanding of basic GIS concepts. Previous experience with the programs QGIS and R would...
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Anand, Suchith (2012-10-19) - Basic
This is presentation overview on the importance of open source, open standards, open data for spreading the benefits of geospatial technologies for all
BasicTutorial
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Rautenbach, Victoria; Flemming, Gavin (2012-10-10) - Basic
BasicTutorial
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Compte, Marc (2013-09-22) - Basic
IntermediateTechnical Report
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Jackson, Mike; Gardner, Zoe; Wainwright, Thomas (2011-08-05) - Intermediate
The research undertaken for this Report addresses the question: “Does the convergence of previously discrete strands of information and communications technology (ICT), through the medium of location awareness, offer an integrating framework for the implementation of citizen-friendly ubiquitous...
AdvancedTechnical Report
This technical report describes step by step the methodology followed in order to map forest gaps out of orthophotos (0.8 m pixel resolution) and forest inventory vector maps provided by the Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz. In order to achieve the highest possible accuracy, visual interpretation of ...
BasicPresentation
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Anand, Suchith (2012-10-19) - Basic
Subject: OSGIS; Open Source Labs;
The presentation gives overview of Open Source GIS Conference, developments in OSGeo education efforts, OSGeo Labs worldwide
IntermediateSoftware Manual
 
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Robinson, Christina (2011-08-02) - Intermediate
This document is just a collection of a few handy hints that we have made whilst working with QGIS, which we believe are helpful and useful. This is by no means a full and detailed manual on how to use QGIS, but how to use some of the functions within QGIS. This document will hopefully be updated ...
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Leibovici, Didier G.; Bastin, Lucy; Anand, Suchith; Swan, Jerry; Hobona, Gobe; Jackson, Mike (2012-10-19) - N/A
Overlaying maps using a desktop GIS is often the first step of a multivariate spatial analysis. The potential of this operation has increased considerably as data sources and Web services to manipulate them are becoming widely available. via the internet. Standards from the OGC enable such geospat...
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Map Generalization is the process by which coarse scale maps are to be derived from fine scale maps, balancing the amount of real-world in- formation with visual confusion. This requires the use of operations such as simplification, selection, displacement and amalgamation of features that are per...